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."

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

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

  • The third installment in the British children's series went on sale in England last Thursday, resulting in after-school stampedes on bookstores.

  • I will involve them in after-school programs, maternity group homes, prison fellowships, and drug treatment programs."

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