The primary school curriculum is divided into 6 areas with 11 subjects.
Language – English and Irish
The Arts – Visual Arts, Music and Drama
Social, Environmental and Scientific Education – History, Geography and Science
Social, Personal and Health Education
The curriculum aims to:
- develop each child’s potential to the full
- encourage a love of learning
- help children develop skills they will use all their lives.
You can learn more about the primary school curriculum from the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment.