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School Committee

(in New Zealand) a parent group selected to support a primary school
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Examples from the Web for school committee
Contemporary Examples
  • And I now know the members of the [Salem] school committee, who know far more people than I could ever meet.''

    The Kennedys React Lloyd Grove January 20, 2010
Historical Examples
  • The school committee met on the following Wednesday evening.

    Cy Whittaker's Place Joseph C. Lincoln
  • The school committee, that is, the majority of it, was delighted with the new teacher.

    Cy Whittaker's Place Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Without her solicitation, the Republican caucus unanimously nominated her for a member of the school committee.

  • When the vote for school committee's all in we'll see who does the grinnin'.

    Cy Whittaker's Place Joseph C. Lincoln
  • It provided for the appointment of a school committee, one half of whose members might be non-members of the council.

  • It isn't that the school committee is so important of itself.

    Cy Whittaker's Place Joseph C. Lincoln
  • To-morrow I shall call out his name before the school committee, and present him the prize.

    Bound to Rise Horatio Alger
  • I'd got you in as teacher, and I had 'Lonzo Snow as good as licked for school committee.

    Cy Whittaker's Place Joseph C. Lincoln
  • This school committee holds regular meetings, according to its own appointment, at which the members are required to be present.

    The School System of Norway David Allen Anderson

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