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High school vs secondary school

Discussion in 'Spanish-English Vocabulary / Vocabulario Español-Inglés' started by ravimon, Jun 16, 2009.

  1. ravimon

    ravimon Junior Member

    Spain, Catalonia
    Spanish Spain
    What's diference between high school and secundary school?

    ¿Qué diferencia hay entre "high school" y escuela secundaria?
     
  2. kixi Senior Member

    Scotland - English
    High school is American English, whereas Secondary School is more common in British English.
     
  3. katey21 Senior Member

    Florida
    United States, English
    High School (USA):
    9th Grade (age 15)
    10th Grade (age 16)
    11th Grade (age 17)
    12th Grade (age 18)

    Secondary School (UK):
    Key Stage 3 (ages 11-14)
    Key Stage 4 (ages 15-16)
     
  4. ravimon

    ravimon Junior Member

    Spain, Catalonia
    Spanish Spain
    a ok.
    Thanks
     
    Last edited: Jun 17, 2009

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