Example sentences for: after-school

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

  • Glenn Close's tender mama gorilla has clearly been to finishing school; Lance Henriksen's massive patriarch must have learned to talk from watching after-school specials: "I said he could stay," he grits, after baby Tarzan gets adopted by his missus, "That doesn't make him my son."

  • He urged lawmakers to provide subsidies and tax credits for "quality child care" and "after-school programs"--all in the name of "working families."

  • You can provide the safe and loving environment of an Orthodox after-school program for children who might otherwise have nowhere else to go.

  • moral and intellectual" (Donald Lyons, the Wall Street Journal ). Others take the occasion to recall, resentfully, how the "reactionary" show beat out Hair for a Tony; Newsday 's Linda Winer declares it "Broadway's equivalent of an extremely competent after-school special."

  • Working parents leave teens unsupervised during afternoons (thanks to budget cuts in after-school programs), leading to greater drug use and delinquency.

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