normal school

noun

Definition of normal school

: a usually 2-year school for training chiefly elementary teachers

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These classes are sometimes held during the day during a student’s normal school schedule, as well as after school and during the summer. Emilia Benton, Houston Chronicle, "Core classes: Counseling services can help students choose courses, beef up college applications," 31 July 2019 This allows people outside the normal school community or from another part of the district to stay informed. Laurel Weibezahn, sun-sentinel.com, "Back to school: By the numbers in Palm Beach County," 5 Aug. 2019 No new student registration will occur on the first day of school, Monday, Aug. 26, but new student registration will resume during normal school hours on Tuesday, Aug. 27. David Taylor, Houston Chronicle, "COCISD announces mid-August registration dates," 26 July 2019 While dealing with these personal issues, Galindez was also juggling her normal school schedule with CNA classes. Lydia Gerike, courant.com, "Students celebrate overcoming obstacles at Manchester High School graduation," 18 June 2019 During the course of a normal school year, every student in California comes with roughly $7,000 to $9,000 in state money, depending on grade level. The Washington Post, The Mercury News, "How does a $50 million charter scam work? Here’s what happened in California (before 11 people were indicted).," 17 June 2019 School is now in session at King's Dominion and the classes are unlike anything that's in a normal school. Tamara Fuentes, Seventeen, "Everything We Know About Lana Condor's New Show "Deadly Class"," 4 Jan. 2019 In response to outrage from parents, the mayor halted special transfers outside the normal school enrollment rules and ordered Wilson to draft a policy addressing concerns about the process. Perry Stein, Washington Post, "Deputy mayor resigns after allowing chancellor to bypass school lottery," 16 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of normal school

1826, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for normal school

translation of French école normale; from the fact that the first French school so named was intended to serve as a model

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