senior high school


: a school usually including grades 10 to 12

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web At 6 feet 2, 185 pounds, Ball will play his senior high school season at Brewster Academy in New Hampshire. Joe Arruda, Hartford Courant, 9 Nov. 2022 Jackson was a captain in both his junior and senior high school seasons, and always wants to make sure his teammates are on the same page, on and off the court. Joe Arruda, Hartford Courant, 13 Oct. 2022 For now, the companies are focused on their Houston project, where crews have begun clearing land on a portion of a 160-acre tract west of the community’s junior and senior high school. Alex Demarban, Anchorage Daily News, 17 Aug. 2022 In Shanghai, officials announced on Thursday that students in junior and senior high school could return to in-person classes starting June 6. Julia Musto, Fox News, 26 May 2022 At the senior high school artwork from students in grades 10-12 will be displayed throughout the lower level hallways, locker bays and 1400 wing art rooms. Sue Kiesewetter, The Enquirer, 26 Apr. 2022 While not offering the same speed and elusiveness as Harris, Marburger is an accomplished runner, picking up 1,177 yards and 26 touchdowns during his senior high school season. Greg Luca, San Antonio Express-News, 10 May 2022 Smith said the district has posted the senior high school principal position both within and outside of the district. Sue Kiesewetter, The Enquirer, 22 Apr. 2022 The third-place prizes are $100 for the senior high school division, $50 for middle school, and $25 for elementary school. cleveland, 17 Dec. 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1909, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of senior high school was in 1909

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“Senior high school.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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