Lake school

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Lake school a collective name originally applied in contempt, but now in honor, to Southey, Coleridge, and Wordsworth, who lived in the lake country of Cumberland, England, Lamb and a few others were classed with these by hostile critics. Called also lakers and lakists.
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Usage

In literature:

The school lacked water; he would create a lake for it and the John C. Bedelle Boathouse.
"Skippy Bedelle" by Owen Johnson
Churches and schools added to the blaze that swept the wilderness from the Great Lakes to the Ohio.
"Four American Indians" by Edson L. Whitney
Jasper made the best use of the story-telling method of influence in his school in the little cabin on the lake near Chicago River.
"In The Boyhood of Lincoln" by Hezekiah Butterworth
The next year Mr. Ayre went to Sandy lake, and opened another school for the children of voyageurs and Indians.
"The History of Minnesota and Tales of the Frontier" by Charles E. Flandrau
What is the "Lake School"?
"Little Folks (July 1884)" by Various
That was the war-cry which animated the Lake school in their assault upon the then established authority.
"Hours in a Library" by Leslie Stephen
At least the boys of Central High won over the crews of all the other high schools on the lake.
"The Girls of Central High on Lake Luna" by Gertrude W. Morrison
The school consisted of a large stone building facing the river at a point not far from where the stream emptied into the lake.
"The Rover Boys in the Land of Luck" by Edward Stratemeyer
But then Tom had been taught the same clever trick down at the French school of aviation at Pau, and over on the lake at Casso.
"Air Service Boys Over The Enemy's Lines" by Charles Amory Beach
He is the Head of the Lake School, just as his brother is Master of Trinity.
"Recreations of Christopher North, Volume I (of 2)" by John Wilson
In the afternoon, after school was done, a crowd of us obtained permission to go swimming in a nearby lake.
"The Seven-Branched Candlestick" by Gilbert W. (Gilbert Wolf) Gabriel
It seems to me as if it were the very next day that my mother took me to Mirror Lake and put me in a boarding-school.
"Victor Ollnee's Discipline" by Hamlin Garland
Turning away from the lake they walked up the hill to a grove behind which rose the walls of a hall and of several school buildings.
"Ethel Morton at Chautauqua" by Mabell S. C. Smith
He was the special inheritor of the great traditions of the so-called Lake school; and he was cradled in poetry.
"The Age of Tennyson" by Hugh Walker
But the style of most of them is unoriginal, being merely an echo of that of the English Lake School.
"John Greenleaf Whittier" by W. Sloane Kennedy
One Saturday, at Midsummer, Thore Pladsen rowed over the lake to meet his son, who was coming that afternoon from the Agricultural School.
"Ovind" by Björnstjerne Björnson
CROCKER, MRS. LILLIE J., 3730 Lake avenue, teacher at Oakland school.
"Chicago's Awful Theater Horror" by Various
It is a very pretty fish, is gregarious, swimming in large schools, and feeds on the minute organisms found in lakes of good depth.
"Bass, Pike, Perch, and Others" by James Alexander Henshall
The college school had begun again, and I was back at Lake's.
"Johnny Ludlow, Second Series" by Mrs. Henry Wood
You must also ask your father to come to the shore of the lake to-morrow morning while you are at school.
"Shaun O'Day of Ireland" by Madeline Brandeis
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In news:

Community invited to Spring Clean event at Green Lake Elementary School.
Green Lake Elementary School (2400 N 65th St) will be hosting their annual Spring Clean at the school's Olallie Native Garden on Saturday, May 12, 2012, 10 am – 2 p.m.
Leaders of the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake TA are honored at a ceremony attended by about 100 people for a new 'Walk of Fame' in the Saratoga County high school's newly refurbished courtyard.
There's something about playing Hanover-Horton that just seems to bring out the best in the Grass Lake High School football team.
A Longmont High School junior caught what appears to be a state-record-breaking striped bass at McIntosh Lake on Friday evening.
Lake Effect Apr 28, 2008 Mary Johnston teaches social studies at Wauwatosa West High School.
Highland High School and I-80 are seen through a break in the clouds and smog during a red-air quality day in Salt Lake City Thursday.
In her story, Brittany's classmates talk about teasing in their school, and adults give her advice - she even gets some counsel from talk show host Ricki Lake.
Brainerd and the first-year Pine River-Backus/Pequot Lakes team will compete in the Minnesota State High School Clay Target League state tournament Saturday and Sunday at the Alexandria Shooting Park.
After reading the last few negative letters you have published about Mr (Tim) Riemer, (managing director at Lake Norman Charter School), I hope that you provide me the opportunity to share with you the other perspective.
Paul Fraughton The Salt Lake Tribune Madeleine Choir School singers rehearse under the direction of Gregory Glen, the school's director of music, in 2008.
A two-year agreement is in place with Spring Lake Public Schools teachers that will enable the district to significantly reduce its labor costs.
Michael Williams, a 6-foot-2 point guard out of Texas, has finished his official visit with the Utes and is expected to choose a school at some point next week, The Salt Lake Tribune has learned.
Sinking fund generates $2 million annually for Walled Lake schools.
Walled Lake Western Performing Arts will be one of the first high schools in the country to perform this Tony Award winning musical-comedy.
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In science:

Fisher, M.E., 1971, in Critical Phenomena, Proceedings of the International School of Physics ”Enrico Fermi” Course LI, Varenna on Lake Como Italy, edited by M. S.
Clusters in Simple Fluids
Johnson, Irradiation of Solids: Theory, in Solid -State Astrophysics, Proceedings of the International School of Physics Enrico Fermi, Course CXI, held at Verenna on Lake Como, Villa Monastero, June 27 - July 7, 1989.
Interactions of exotic particles with ordinary matter
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