Translation of "public school" - English-Russian dictionary

public school

noun [ C ] US public school, us uk

in the UK, a school that you pay to go to

частная школа (в Великобритании)
FREE UK state school

in the US, a school that is free to go to because the government provides the money for it

государственная школа (в США)

(Translation of “public school” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)