school is where children go to learn things that they need to know. First their is pre-school then kindergarten after grade 1,2,3,4 and 5. After that their is middle school which is grades 6,7 and 8. After middle school there is high school and the grades are 9,10,11 and 12. Then their is university where you go to get a job for example if you want to be a doctor you would have to got to university for 4-5 years.