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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jun′ior high′ school`(n.)

  1. a school attended after elementary school and usu. consisting of grades seven through nine.

    Category: Education

Origin of junior high school:

1905–10, Amer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. junior high school, junior high(noun)

    a secondary school usually including 7th and 8th grades


  1. junior high school(Noun)

    A school for children that have completed elementary school or grade school, but are not yet old enough for high school. In the US, it often includes grades 6 or 7 through 9.


  1. Junior High School

    Junior High School is a 1978 musical featurette starring P. David Ebersole as Jerry Sanders. The film chronicles the first day of term at a dramatized school of seventh and eighth graders, and consists of seven songs along with several dance numbers. The only member of the cast to become well-known later is Paula Abdul, though she played a relatively minor role in the film.


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