Grammar Patterns

Nouns used in names

The 'School' group

These nouns are used in the names of schools and other educational bodies. They have Pattern 1. The following nouns also have Pattern 2: Academy, College, Conservatory, Polytechnic, School, and University.
It was his parents' choice to send him to a boarding school, rather than a convenient day school such as Holland Park Comprehensive.
He later became Director of the Leningrad Conservatory of Music.
At Glebe Junior School in Rayleigh, Essex, the class of 10- and 11-year-olds was doing a project on safety in the home.
Then she enrolled as a mature student at the City of London Polytechnic.
She received her medical degree at the School of Medicine of the University of California, San Francisco.
  • Academy
  • College
  • Comprehensive
  • Conservatoire
  • Conservatory
  • Grammar School
  • High School
  • Junior School,
  • Middle School
  • Poly
  • Polytechnic
  • Primary School
  • School
  • Technical College
  • University
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