Definition of lower school in English:

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lower school

Pronunciation: /ˈlōər ˌsko͞ol/


The section of a larger school that educates younger students, especially those below the fifth grade.
Example sentences
  • The lower school was donated an authentic keyboard, sheet music, tapes, a microphone and mouth organ.
  • There were no dances exclusively for the lower school either - no hornpipe or Scottish country dances.
  • We would be taking the same action with your son but as he is in the lower school we needed time to consider it to do so.

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Syllabification: low·er school

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