intermediate school

noun

Definition of intermediate school 

2 : a school usually comprising grades four to six

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The town will allow the district to build an intermediate school for its fifth- and sixth-graders on 55 acres the district owns. Alec Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "New Hamilton school named Silver Spring Intermediate School," 18 Apr. 2018 No plans have been finalized, but one option would be to convert Durham Intermediate School back to an elementary school and move the intermediate school to a new campus next to Carroll Middle School near Gateway Church. Nicholas Sakelaris, star-telegram, "Growth is putting pressure on Carroll schools, but the district has a plan | Fort Worth Star-Telegram," 11 May 2018 The Hamilton School Board on April 16 agreed to name its new intermediate school Silver Spring Intermediate School. Alec Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "New Hamilton school named Silver Spring Intermediate School," 18 Apr. 2018 This will be the board office’s new home until the new buildings are complete and students are moved from the intermediate school, likely in four to five years. Jennie Key, Cincinnati.com, "City wins appeal in public records lawsuit," 12 July 2018 In Clear Creek, the committee's preliminary recommendations would increase the number of school liaison officers at each high school from two to three, and at each intermediate school from one to two. Shelby Webb, Houston Chronicle, "Clear Creek ISD security panel opts against metal detectors, armed teachers," 12 July 2018 Parking will be available at town hall and behind and across from the intermediate school. Courant Community, "Community News For The Vernon Edition," 21 May 2018 The water main broke when contractors preparing for construction of the intermediate school hit it. Alec Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Hamilton High School to close early due to water main break," 16 May 2018 For the elementary and intermediate schools, the officers are on a rotation schedule. Nicholas Sakelaris, star-telegram, "This Fort Worth-area school district might spend $2.3 million to put armed officers at every campus," 7 June 2018

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First Known Use of intermediate school

1842, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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