training school

noun

Definition of training school

1 : a school preparing students for a particular occupation
2 : a correctional institution for the custody and reeducation of juvenile delinquents

Examples of training school in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web So far, there’s already one sign of the film’s impact on the creative industry: six new students signed up for Adedayo’s training school for animators soon after the film’s trailer was released. Yomi Kazeem, Quartz Africa, "How Nigeria’s first feature length animated movie was made," 9 Dec. 2020 Joe Biden spoke at a training school in New Alexandria, Pa., in September. WSJ, "Corrections & Amplifications," 17 Nov. 2020 It is expected to be held at Barnstormers, a flight training school at 1675 Airport Road. Todd Spangler, Detroit Free Press, "Vice President Mike Pence headed to Waterford this week," 21 Oct. 2020 Once the program is up and running with the district’s student-athlete population, DISD plans to begin training school nurses, so that the testing program can be expanded to the general student population and staff, according to Harris. Dallas News, "Dallas ISD plans to start testing student athletes for COVID-19," 28 Oct. 2020 Three buildings at the District’s residential job training school are named for presidents Thomas Jefferson, John Tyler and Woodrow Wilson. Washington Post, "A guide to every person whose name could be removed from D.C. buildings or sites, from the famous to the forgotten," 4 Sep. 2020 About 30 people helped with the first house, which is near completion and will be used as a contractor-training school. Chanel Stitt Detroit Free Press, Star Tribune, "Detroit native buying homes in childhood neighborhood — and bringing them back to life," 30 Aug. 2020 Gardener attended a teacher training school in Cincinnati after the Civil War, Hamlin said. Madeline Mitchell, The Enquirer, "Looking for a book to read in quarantine? Here's 6 new reads from local authors," 28 Aug. 2020 About 30 people helped with the first house, which is near completion and will be used as a contractor training school. Chanel Stitt, Detroit Free Press, "Detroit native buying homes in childhood neighborhood — and bringing them back to life," 25 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of training school

1712, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Training school.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/training%20school. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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