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a school attended after elementary school or junior high school and usually consisting of grades 9 or 10 through 12.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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He started in
as a dishwasher at a hotel and never looked back.
Travel scholarship opportunities for
students are few and far between.
Pizza is remembered from
because my sister, two years older than me, could count on me to give her half of mine.
All that from a self-taught laborer who had never been to
, much less college.
Although they were extremely intelligent, neither of the brothers graduated from
They are done at a caliber far beyond what you'd expect from the middle school and
Ask students to pretend that they are participating in a college or career fair at their school or another
They are marginally more employable than someone with only a
diploma, as this study has found.
There exists a lot of evidence that completing
increases life-time earnings.
The economy will add millions of jobs for
grads in the coming years.
British Dictionary definitions for
another term for
US & NZ
) a secondary school from grade 7 to grade 12
) a secondary school, the grades covered depending on the province
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