Definitions for "Primary education"
The beginning of systematic studies comprising reading, writing and mathematics. This level also includes programmes suited to children with special needs education. Literacy programmes within or outside the school system which are similar in content to programmes in primary education for those considered too old to enter elementary schools are also included at this level because they require no previous formal education.
Formal and non-formal primary education for children; all elementary and first cycle systematic instruction; provision of learning materials.
Primary school.