Example sentences for: parochial

How can you use “parochial” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Minority children are indeed accepted at private schools, but even though "they can afford the steep tuition," their parents "often choose other options, including parochial schools and a move to the suburbs" where the public schools "have a better reputation."

  • , are in favor of a voucher plan that would allow parents to choose among not just public schools, but private and parochial and charter schools as well.

  • A Federal judge ruled that the program's publicly financed scholarships to parochial schools violate the separation of church and state.

  • Judge Oliver ruled Monday that giving children tax-financed vouchers to attend that city's parochial schools violated the Constitution's separation of church and state.

  • The Senate education bill, reports the LAT , is almost certain to draw a Clinton veto for such provisions as an IRA-style tax break for private and parochial school tuition, blocking national testing and allowing states to spend federal education funds virtually any way they choose.

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