parochial school

noun

Definition of parochial school

  1. :  a private school maintained by a religious body usually for elementary and secondary instruction

First Known Use of parochial school

1755


PAROCHIAL SCHOOL Defined for English Language Learners

parochial school

noun

Definition of parochial school for English Language Learners

  • : a private school that is run by a church parish


PAROCHIAL SCHOOL Defined for Kids

parochial school

noun pa·ro·chi·al school \pə-ˈrō-kē-əl-\

Definition of parochial school for Students

  1. :  a private school that is run by a religious body


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