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    Default Should I capitilize High School and college?

    i have to write an essay i am wondering if I capitilize High School and College? EX: High School students are supervised. should both high and school be capitilized????

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    Default Re: Should I capitilize High School and college?

    No. They are common nouns.

    Capitalize them only when you use the full name. George Washington Carver High School, the New Jersey College of Dental Medicine.

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