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International School of Beijing
Beijing, PRC
With a non-profit model, research-based approach to education, and world-class facilities on our beautiful campus, ISB ensures our students can achieve impressive outcomes ...
BEPS International School
Brussels, Belgium
BEPS is known for its family feel it has cultivated over the past 50 years, maintaining a close knit community while providing meaningful and authentic learning.
Kensington School
Madrid, Spain
Kensington School is a private British School in Pozuelo de Alarcón combining the British & Spanish education system to work in harmony with one another for over 50 years.

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All about primary schools

A primary school or elementary school is a school for primary education of children who are 5-6 to 11-12 years of age. Primary education at primary school or elementary school, and sometimes in the early years of middle school. Primary schooling follows pre-school and precedes secondary schooling.

What are primary schools?

Primary school, also known as elementary school, is a term used to describe educational institutions which provide instruction for students aged between 5 and 11. It typically preceded by nursery or kindergarten and serves as the first stage of compulsory education.

It typically includes a curriculum of academic subjects such as reading, writing, mathematics and science.

The Benefits of attending primary schools

Attending a private primary school can offer many benefits, including:

  • Smaller class sizes, leading to increased individual attention from teachers
  • An enriched curriculum, often with added extracurricular activities such as music and art
  • Highly qualified teachers with up-to-date knowledge in their subject areas
  • Access to the latest educational technology and active learning techniques
  • A more structured and supportive environment which promotes personal development