school

(redirected from left school)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
The former baker, Royal Artillery gunner and salesman said: "I left school and did what most working class boys were expected to do, pursue a trade.
The primary aim was to identify the impact of sports participation on whether those who left school during the academic year 2004/5 had (i) entered employment (including apprenticeships), (ii) gone on to further education and training or higher education, or (iii) become unemployed or inactive, two years after finishing secondary school.
Welsh children should leave school fluent in Welsh IT would be amazin if every child left school fluent in English for a start.
Mike Pinder, 65, began cutting hair as soon as he left school before setting off on a career that saw him win national awards and set up one of Norton's best-known businesses.
And Philip Barnwell, 37, is said to have got her pregnant after she left school.
The Twilight star, who left school at 13 to pursue her acting career, has enrolled at the prestigious University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) to study English literature.
PARIS, Sha'ban 17, 1434, Jun 26, 2013, SPA -- Well-educated people are faring better in these tough economic times than those who left school without a good education, UPI quoted a think tank as concluding.
Teachers and education scholars in Canada describe the life stories of 11 people in the western province of Alberta who left school before acquiring a high school completion certificate, emphasizing the part that both school and leaving school has played in their lives.
HE left school without being able to read or write.
We have succeeded in getting about 135 children who left school to go back, and we pay their fees," explains Yasmin, adding that Alimny began with only four young volunteers; now they have 50.
Ross Maidment, 21, always wanted to go to university but left school after his GCSEs to work in a call centre and lacked the qualifications to apply.