Introduction to Primary Education (Pelajaran Rendah)

An introduction to primary education in Malaysia by the Ministry of Education, Malaysia. Children in Malaysia begin their formal education as pupils in Primary Schools at the age of seven (7). They will continue where they left off in pre-school and continue to enhance the 3Rs: reading, writing and arithmetic. At the end of Year Six (Primary Six), they will sit for their first national evaluation exam, the Primary School Evaluation Test or Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (commonly known as UPSR in Malay). Information include primary subjects (Level 1: Year 1-3, Level 2: Year 4-6), core subjects, compulsory subjects and additional subjects.

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