Going to primary school
Find out what is involved when starting school at primary level.
Information about the different types of primary schools and their admission policy.
An outline of the primary school curriculum, including its aims, structure and content.
This document describes the rules governing boards of management of primary schools
Who owns primary schools and how they are they funded?
Describes schemes that provide additional resources for primary schools with large numbers of disadvantaged pupils.
The arrangements for special needs education in primary schools include learning support/resource teachers and special needs assistants.
The transport scheme for primary school pupils and information on how to qualify.
Children who are enrolled in State special schools or in special classes in State primary schools may qualify for free transport to school.
Outlines organisations and internet resources providing information on education at primary level.
Introduces the system of education in Ireland at primary level and information describes the procedures involved in enrolling a child in primary school.
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Moving to Ireland
Introduction to the Irish System