It was the only time that all the high-schoolers actually came to see the middle-school play.
And between 2008 and 2010, Oakland has outpaced the rest of California in improvement at the elementary- and middle-school levels.
They are the intellectual equivalents of middle-school bullies.
In 2000, the comparable figures stood at 27.9 percent for high-school students and 10.7 percent for middle-school children.
At the end of the presentation, Obama met with three middle-school students from Haifa.
A video snippet of Liu during a middle-school English language class “is the hottest thing on the Internet,” notes Chen.
It happened late in the day and captured about as much attention as a middle-school band recital.
A while back, her middle-school teacher asked if she would tell the class about her dad.
The most interesting feature of the meeting was old pupils' grateful recollections of Hearn, the middle-school teacher.