school_system-n; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: the whole institution of public school, kindergarten through high school

Commentary: SCHOOL_SYSTEM[+enterprise][+social][+educational][+school][+public][+kindergarten_through_high_school]

Their children went through the public school system from first grade through high school.
The parents feel the school system is not doing its job of educating their children adequately.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1