(education, US) An elementary school or primary school.
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Grade-school Sentence Examples
Remember in grade school when one of those bullies would put you in a half-nelson or whatever you call it, and twist your arm up your back?
Dean woke with a start in the darkened room, as wide-awake as mid-day of a grade school vacation.
When he returned to the main room, Harrigan had left to talk to a class of grade-school children, a job at which he excelled, much to the pleasure of the others who shunned playing Officer Friendly.
Her hawk-shaped nose, most pronounced in profile, must have led to numerous grade school nicknames.
It contained 78 dollars, a half-dozen credit cards, a few business cards and two pictures, one a duplicate of the desktop photo of Cynthia Byrne and the other a grade school picture Dean assumed to be of Byrne's son, Randy.