school-age child

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n school-age child a young person attending school (up through senior high school)
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Usage

In literature:

The youngest child, Jane, was but eleven years of age, and went to school.
"The Soldier Boy; or, Tom Somers in the Army" by Oliver Optic
No child under sixteen years of age shall be engaged in school and employment above nine hours altogether in any one day.
"Mining Laws of Ohio, 1921" by Anonymous
The law provides that every child attend school until it reaches the age of fourteen.
"Explanation of Catholic Morals" by John H. Stapleton
The question of what is "school age" for a deaf child is answered very differently by different people.
"What the Mother of a Deaf Child Ought to Know" by John Dutton Wright
To keep a child of working age in school was to invest the meagre present for the sake of the opulent future.
"The Promised Land" by Mary Antin
In Denmark attendance upon school for seven years by every child of school age is compulsory.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Volume 26, July 1880." by Various
This child came from the country, and he did not begin to go to school until the age of ten.
"Mentally Defective Children" by Alfred Binet
Her love life began at a convent school when she was little more than a child, and it endured until old age set in.
"Superwomen" by Albert Payson Terhune
This authority, embodied in school and church, began to mold the plastic mind of the German child as early as the age of six.
"And the Kaiser abdicates" by S. Miles Bouton
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In news:

Check out this story about how much parents in New York pay for child care annually ($10,400 for a part-time school-aged child).
The final blow was the water main break that rendered their kitchen and their school-age child care room unusable.
About 20 preschool aged children attended the Wild West Rodeo Preschool Play Day hosted by Milaca High School's parenting and child development class Saturday, May 21.
County, No Hungry School-Age Child Left Behind.
County, no hungry school-age child left behind.
Health officials said Tuesday the elementary-school-aged child apparently died of a rare form of meningitis caused by an amoeba associated with warm freshwater.
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona State Public Health Laboratory says a school-aged child is recovering after being bitten by a rabid bat.
The Arizona State Public Health Laboratory says a school-aged child is recovering after being bitten by a rabid bat.
PHOENIX — The Arizona State Public Health Laboratory says a school-aged child is recovering after being bitten by a rabid bat.
We're probably at the point where just about every parent with a school-age child has a certain level of Internet sophistication.
Oxford School Age Child Care & Preschool has been offering reliable, flexible and affordable child care since 1997.
OXFORD — Oxford School Age Child Care & Preschool will be hosting their 15th anniversary open house from 10 am to 1 pm Saturday, Nov 10, at 89 Pleasant St Special news will be announced around 10:30 a.m.
Any child 18 years of age and under can enjoy a free, healthy and great tasting breakfast and lunch at hundreds of schools, pools, parks, New York City Housing Authority complexes and other locations.
I mentioned that I was pregnant and we were talking about child care, and they asked what age in the US do kids go to (public) school.
Liverpool, NY – Any child, under the age of 19, in the Liverpool Central School District is eligible to receive a free lunch through the district's Summer Meal Program.
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