Origin of high school
Related formshigh-school, adjectivehigh schooler, noun
Examples from the Web for high school
I was in a long-distance relationship at the time with my high-school boyfriend.
Two new films about high-school football peddle the same old toxic myths of masculinity.Two New Films Preach Our Nation’s Corrosive Gridiron Gospel|Steve Almond|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a little over a month, the high-school junior had turned $5,000 into over $90,000.
But when I asked her to OK an interview with her mother present (she was still in high-school) I never heard from her again.
I was the only person in high-school history to be lapped in a mile race on a quarter-mile track.
Burkin, the high-school teacher, stayed every summer at Count P——-'s, and had been thoroughly at home in this district for years.The Wife and Other Stories|Anton Chekhov
It was supposed (by the interested members of the high-school class) that Ramsey and Milla were "engaged."Ramsey Milholland|Booth Tarkington
Morris Brown University is not a university at all, but does grammar and high-school work.American Adventures|Julian Street
Perhaps in the societies of the high-school girls that part is left out.A Young Girl's Diary|An Anonymous Young Girl
The clapper of the high-school bell was swinging wilder and harder against the metal sides than ever before in its short life.The Boy Scouts of Lakeville High|Leslie W. Quirk