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:

  • Through the year, we also offer a number of different programs -- including scouting, basketball and after-school activities -- to help children develop talents, character and self-esteem.

  • 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.

  • 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."

  • Recommendations: good after-school programs, lots of computers, smaller classes, and higher standards for teachers.

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