intermediate school

noun

Definition of intermediate school

2 : a school usually comprising grades four to six

Examples of intermediate school in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Students in the elementary school shifted to remote learning Monday after 10 students and one faculty member tested positive in the intermediate school, said Shane Patrick, the district's assistant superintendent of operations. Lara Farrar, Arkansas Online, "Virus hospitalizations rise; new cases dip," 10 Nov. 2020 At Westfield Washington, fifth and sixth graders, who attend the district's intermediate school, are attending on a hybrid schedule of two days in-person and three days of virtual instruction like students in grades 7-12. Mj Slaby, The Indianapolis Star, "Hamilton Southeastern Schools delays 100% in-person option for fifth and sixth grades," 29 Oct. 2020 And at Westfield Washington, fifth and sixth graders, who attend the district's intermediate school, are attending on a hybrid schedule of two days in-person and three days of virtual instruction like students in grades 7-12. Mj Slaby, The Indianapolis Star, "Hamilton Southeastern to offer 100% in-person learning to 5th and 6th graders next month," 15 Oct. 2020 The Pasadena ISD intermediate school football teams appear to have taken a liking to these assignments outside the school district this fall. Robert Avery, Houston Chronicle, "Bondy's 7A football team rolls over Space Center Intermediate," 13 Oct. 2020 Of those, four cases were at the intermediate school, three at the middle school and four at the high school. Mj Slaby, The Indianapolis Star, "Westfield Washington to bring 5th and 6th graders into buildings almost full time," 2 Oct. 2020 The board voted, 4-2, in a special meeting to have the intermediate school and high school students return to a full, five-day face-to-face setting. Alec Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Oconomowoc High School and two intermediate schools will shift to all in-person classes," 25 Sep. 2020 This Saturday is the deadline for schools to submit their return plans to their county-level intermediate school districts, which will forward them to the Michigan Department of Treasury. Dave Boucher, Detroit Free Press, "Gov. Whitmer, lawmakers reach compromise on plan for reopening schools," 15 Aug. 2020 In addition to bringing Hope Squad to Highland Park ISD’s middle and intermediate schools, the Loncar nonprofit will help stage the student-to-student advocacy group’s first regional conference to North Texas in October. Sharon Grigsby, Dallas News, "Three years after losing both her daughter and husband, Sue Loncar talks about suicide and mental illness," 26 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of intermediate school

1842, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Intermediate school.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intermediate%20school. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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