4–11 Primary School

We cover everything you can expect across your child’s primary school experience from those first few weeks to preparing them for secondary or post-primary school.

What to expect at primary school 

The next seven years are going to be full of new challenges, experiences and growth for your child. So, what do you need to know to help them get the best out of it? And how can you help steer them the right way? 

We’ve got the answers to this and more in this section, with lots of tips on how you can support your child through all their new experiences.