Definitions for public school
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word public school
a tuition free school in the United States supported by taxes and controlled by a school board
private independent secondary school in Great Britain supported by endowment and tuition
A fee-charging private or independent school.
A publicly administered school.
Origin: From public (in the English sense, "open to all members of a community"; in the North American/Australian sense, "carried out or funded by the state on behalf of the people") + school.
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