High-schools Sentence Examples
There are two colleges and two high schools.
After studying law and philosophy at the high schools of his native town and Miskolcz, he travelled abroad.
Separate school districts were abolished; a new city superintendent, with associate superintendents, was appointed; the scattered and unrelated school agencies were consolidated; new high schools and junior high schools established and buildings erected, such as the Schenley high school, built in 1916 at a cost of $1,500,000 and accommodating 2,000 students.
The teachers numbered in 1920 2,015 in 133 grade schools and 494 in high schools, and the enrolment of pupils in grades was 74,654 and in high schools 12,169.
There were in evening grades 198 teachers and 6,245 pupils, and in evening high schools 148 teachers and 5,090 pupils.Advertisement
In addition to the high schools there were a number of academies and other schools, 77 in all, on private foundations.
The school system comprises preparatory schools, rural schools, graded schools, three high schools and the university of Porto Rico.
In 1909 there were 8 high schools and 90 grammar schools in the city; more than $2,500,000 is annually expended by Cleveland on its public schools.
The number of public high schools in towns and cities, however, increased from 256 in 18 93 to 345 in 1903.
The struggle continued with great bitterness on both sides, but gradually the Danish government was forced to grant many important reforms. High schools were established at Reykjavik, and efforts made to better the trade and farming of the country.Advertisement
The high schools enjoy an exceptional reputation.
A county board of education examines applicants for teachers' positions and pupils applying to enter high schools.
In 1908 fifteen of the counties had a county high school, and there were also 10 accredited city high schools in 1908.
At Pfibram in Bohemia there is a high school of mines, while two other high schools have been founded at Brno, one for veterinary science and the other for agriculture.
The public, district, and high schools of the city are excellent.Advertisement
The position of Greek as an " elective " or " optional " subject (notably at Harvard), an arrangement regarded with approval by some eminent educational authorities and with regret by others, probably has some effect on the high schools in the small number of those who learn Greek, and in their lower rate of increase, as compared with those who learn Latin.
There were in 1909 62 city public high schools whose graduates are admitted to the State University without examination.
The free school system now provides free high schools for all children within the state; for an act of 1903 requires any town not maintaining a high school, or school of corresponding grade, or not uniting with adjoining towns in maintaining one, to pay the tuition of any of its children who attend a high school or academy within the state.
The state also makes appropriations for the payment of a portion of the tuition in high schools and academies distributing it among the districts in proportion to the rate of school tax in each, appropriations for paying a portion of the salary of school superintendents where two or more districts unite to form a supervising district, and appropriations for general school purposes to be distributed among the districts according to the number of teachers trained in normal schools and to average school attendance.
Secondary education is provided for by high schools and collegiate institutes in all towns and cities, and by large residential institutions at various centres, conducted on the principle of the English public schools.Advertisement
The legislature of 1907 voted an increase of $300,000 in the appropriation for the common school fund, and granted state-aid for rural school-houses; but its most important work probably was the establishment of county high schools.
Among its public buildings and institutions are a fine public library (1872) with 80,000 volumes in 1908, the city hall, a state armoury, Somerville Hospital, the city poor house, a Roman Catholic home for the aged, and two high schools (English and classical).
Secondary education is imparted in high schools and collegiate' institutes.
The public and high schools tend rather to follow American than British methods, though less freedom is allowed to the local authorities than in most of the American states.
In the matter of education, the monasteries had their schools, as had the parish churches, and there were high schools in the burghs, and " song-schools."Advertisement
Other high schools are a veterinary academy, a Roman Catholic seminary, a Protestant theological college, a rabbinical institute, a commercial academy, to which has been added in 1899 an academy for the study of oriental languages, and military academies for the training of Hungarian officers.
A law enacted in 1910 provides a fund for special aid from the state to rural graded schools with at least two rooms. With state aid normal training departments are maintained in several of the high schools in counties which adopt the provisions of the statute.
Among other schools are a Moslem high school (maintained entirely by government), a training college at Nicosia for teachers in the Orthodox Church schools, Greek high schools at Larnaca and Limasol, an English school for boys and a girls' school at Nicosia.
There are one or more agricultural societies in each lan, and there are various state educational establishments in agriculture, such as the agricultural high schools at Ultuna near Upsala, and at Alnarp near Lund in Skane, an important agricultural centre, with dairy schools and other branch establishments.
The higher education of the people is provided by people's high schools in the rural districts, especially for the peasantry, maintained by the county councils, agricultural societies and the state, and providing a two years' course both in general education and in special practical subjects according to local needs.
In connexion with the army reform of 1901 a system of army high schools was proposed for conscripts while serving.
The system includes the University of Chile and National Institute at Santiago, lyceums or high schools in all the provincial capitals and larger towns, normal schools at central points for the training of public school teachers, professional and industrial schools, military schools and primary schools.
There were 30 of these high schools for males and 12 for females in 1903, with an aggregate of 11,504 matriculated students.
In 1907 there was an enrolment of 2 4, 962 out of 33,167 children of school age; there were six high schools - three new in 1906; and the average number of school days was 128.4.
There are also eight Real-gymnasia (or " modern " schools), numerous Real-schulen (commercial schools), public high schools for girls, and commodious and excellently organized elementary schools.
The higher state institutions of learning consist of a university, to which graduates of high schools on an accredited list are admitted without examination, four normal schools, an agricultural college, and a school of mines.
The chief educational institutions are the Government Presidency College; three aided missionary colleges, and four unaided native colleges; the Sanskrit College and the Mahommedan Madrasah; the government medical college, the government engineering college at Sibpur, on the opposite bank of the Hugh, the government school of art, high schools for boys, the Bethune College and high schools for girls.
Graaff Reinet College, Dale College, King William's Town, and the Grey Institute, Port Elizabeth, occupy the place of high schools under the education department.
The city also has a Polytechnic Institute, as well as high schools for white and for coloured pupils.
This board appoints a superintendent, six or more assistant superintendents, and the teachers of the high schools and the Polytechnic Institute, also the other teachers, but only according to the superintendent's recommendation on the basis of merit.
Wisconsin has an excellent free public school system, which was established in 1848 and which provides a graded system of instruction in country district and city schools, high schools and normal schools and the University of Wisconsin (incorporated 1848; see Wisconsin, University Of).
There are a few township high schools (28 out of 285 in 1909), and these receive from the state one-half of the total annually paid for teachers' salaries; for free high schools the first state provision was made in 1875.
In 1908 the total expenditure for public education in the state was $12,547,574; of this sum $10,604,294 was spent for common schools, high schools and graded schools, $1,091,135 for the university, and $547,661 for normal schools.
Since 1887 the city has declared yearly by increasing majorities for prohibition of the liquor traffic. The high schools enjoy a notable reputation.
Their services to society and the Church include 6 houses for fallen women, 7 orphanages, 9 elementary and high schools and colleges, 5 hospitals, mission work in 13 parishes and visiting in several " married quarters " of barracks.
Two high schools at Belgaum town are maintained by government and by the London Mission.
But primary instruction has been greatly improved; there is a school of arts and trades at the capital, in which there are endowed scholarships for pupils from different provinces; a normal school has been established to train teachers for the Indians; high schools and training schools have been opened; and the government pays the expenses of several students in Europe.
At Reykjavik there are a Latin school, a medical school and a theological school; at Modruvellir and Hafnarfjdror, modern high schools (Realschulen); and in addition to these there are four agricultural schools, a school of navigation, and three girls' schools.
The maximum local tax levy is eight-mills for elementary schools and two-mills for high schools.
In 1890 the number of their churches was 1220; adherents, 248,000; and scholars, 68,000; so that for long the greater part of the educational work was in their hands, carried on not only in primary schools, but also in high schools and colleges.
The other educational institutions of Leipzig include the Nicolai and Thomas gymnasia, several "Realschulen," a commercial academy (Handelsschule), high schools for girls, and a large number of public and private schools of all grades.
Each county court may provide for one or more county high schools to be maintained in part by additional county taxes and miscellaneous funds, and 8 per cent.
The high schools are largely under the control of the state board of education, consisting of the governor (president), state superintendent of public instruction (secretary and treasurer), and six other members appointed by the governor.
Catering Services High Schools All high schools operate a cash cafeteria style of service.
Texas, as well as many other states, has an active group of people wanting to learn more about conservation and is actually implementing programs to educate children in elementary, middle and high schools.
To make it even more confusing, some school districts have both middle schools and junior high schools in an attempt to ease overcrowding at other schools.
This is sure to be a hit throughout high schools nationwide.
Most high schools offer some sort of tutoring program.
Many high schools endorse certain companies for graduation announcements, but many other options exist for seniors to choose from.
Mater Dei is currently only one of two high schools to produce two Heisman trophy winners.
The following are a few of the common mascots used by high schools.
The site includes a helpful search page for local programs, such as community groups and gay-straight alliances in high schools.
One of its most popular efforts for teens is the creation of gay-straight alliances in high schools.
Some high schools turn over the prom plans to the juniors who try to make the night a special event for the seniors, although they generally participate as well.
Many high schools will sell basic invitations through their business office.
E-Yearbook- This site offers a listing of states with subheadings from specific high schools.
If you are moving to the Boston area, you may want to know more about the high schools in Boston for your teenager.
Finding public and private high schools in Boston isn't difficult, finding the one that is best for your teen might be.
Here is a list of high schools in the area that you can look into by calling or visiting them.
Also, since high schools in big cities like New York and Los Angles tend to have more modern prom themes, dresses to match became a necessity.
Types of ghetto fabulous prom dresses are worn by teens all across the country each spring in high schools everywhere.
While not everyone has access to the Internet at home, just about all high schools now have computers that are Internet ready, and most teens who do not have Internet at home will have a friend or two who will let them use theirs.
Some high schools offer programs that work with technical colleges to let high school students earn all or most of their degree by taking industry classes through them while the student is still in high school.
The amount of teenage dropouts in high schools has decreased in recent years, though some teens still decide to not further their high school education.
Teenage delinquents can be a problem in high schools and in local communities.
Scholarships for private high schools can determine whether a teenager can afford to attend a private institution as opposed to a public high school.
If you are extremely good at a sport while you are in middle school, then some private high schools may ask you to attend their high school so that you can play on their team.
Students who get into private high schools on athletic scholarships usually have to keep very good grades to be able to stay at the school.
Using the Internet to find scholarships for private high schools or specific affiliations, such as Catholic schools, is a great way to get help if you need it.
Helping to prevent bullying in middle schools and high schools is very important, especially if it is starting to become a bigger problem in your area.
Many high schools will arrange a special trip during spring break for the school's seniors as well.
While distance and online learning has been expanding on the university level since 1989, high schools only began using the Internet to provide an educational environment outside of school walls since late 1999 and early 2000.
Most high schools let the graduating class throw ideas together and later vote on what the prom theme will be.
Online gaming support groups have popped up on college campuses, online, and in high schools.
Many high schools and colleges hold financial aid events to bring in experts to help students complete the necessary forms.
Sometimes classes are held at high schools in the evenings, and in that case, they may have the information you're looking for.
Graduate schools, like four-year colleges, community colleges and high schools before them, will demand more of your personal time and investment to achieve your goals.
Many Catholic high schools have researched financial aid in an effort to make school more affordable for their students.
Personal trainers and fitness instructors can translate their life and professional experience into a physical education degree allowing them to become teachers, coaches and other instructors at elementary, middle and high schools.
Attending gives students flexibility and convenience and is less than half the cost of other online high schools.
There are classes offered that may not be available at local high schools and some students take these classes for enrichment.
The truth is that most colleges and universities offer a far wider range of classes and subjects to choose from than high schools do, and the teaching methods are often very different.
They create images of heavily tattooed, pierced, neon hair-colored and bruised daredevils who are busy running kick flips off the front staircases of their high schools.
Community-building programs in U.S. high schools have greatly reduced the incidence of theft by developing a sense of unity among the students and faculty.
This kind of attitude is enough to discourage any dance team, and yet they still are an active part of many high schools across America.
Find them not only in country-western bars but also everywhere from high schools to weddings.
For high schools located nearby a college campus where a UDA session is in progress, the possibility exists to simply attend the various sessions throughout the day, but allow all members of the team to go home at the end of the day.
Some public high schools will work with parents to offer just a class or two, but this varies widely and can create unwelcome interference.
Some public high schools give them out, too.
Many high schools now require a certain amount of community service hours as part of graduation standards, and this can be a great time to serve together as a family.
Elementary schools and high schools frequently put on holiday concerts during December.
In fact, the fierce Husky dog mascot costume is among the most popular with high schools and colleges.
Additional information may be the couple's high schools or colleges, their career choices, the wedding location, and other details.
Engagement announcements may also include the high schools or colleges the bride and groom attended as well as their career choices.
If you used to be a teacher, you may be qualified to write for companies that specialize in providing educational materials to elementary and junior high schools.
He soon starred on 21 Jumpstreet as a police officer that worked undercover in local high schools.
Just like the athletes they cheer for, most junior high schools require that their cheerleaders maintain at least a C average in order to even try out for the team.
Many high schools and universities will split up their squad to cheer at other sports events throughout the year.
Many larger high schools choose the option of having separate squads for football and basketball so that more girls get a chance to be on the squad or that cheerleaders can also participate in other sports.
Put on by various national organizations around the country, these are events that cheerleaders train for year round, both at their high-schools and also at intensives such as cheer camps and workshops with special trainers.
Family-owned and operated for over a century and a half, DeLong works both directly with high schools as well as with retailers through their sales reps.
The Green Bay Packers were one of the first teams in NFL history to use cheerleaders from local area high schools.
However, at that time, the cheerleaders were from area high schools.
Some high schools offer a school store that stocks spirit items, booster groups often sell them at sporting events, or you may also find them at locally-owned businesses.
Anne Rice published the first in her vampire series, Interview with the Vampire, in 1976, and at that time there was already a healthy interest in the works of J.R.R. Tolkien in colleges and high schools across the country.
Originally Facebook was only open to people from Harvard, then the Ivy League schools, and slowly all universities and high schools had access to the site.
Member registration skyrocketed and after turning down purchase offers from other companies, Facebook then turned its sites on high schools.
Part of this demand comes from the fact that most high schools block Facebook access from school computer networks, so students are left scrambling for their mobile phones in order to satisfy their Facebook addiction.
Hockey is popular around the world and today more and more high schools compete in this game of speed with its crushing slapshots and amazing maneuverability.
Students of high schools and colleges can all find each other easily and quickly, and use each other's "walls" to send off messages to each other.