Definition of primary school noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    primary school

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈpraɪməri skuːl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈpraɪməri skuːl//
     
    Types of school
     
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  1. 1(British English) a school for children between the ages of 4 or 5 and 11 See related entries: Types of school
  2. 2(old-fashioned, North American English) = elementary school See related entries: Types of school
  3. compare secondary school
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: primary school