Transitions - Primary to Secondary

This section provides guidance and support to primary and secondary schools to plan for, and implement, a successful Year 6 to Year 7 transition strategy.

​​​​Moving from primary to secondary school is an important step in the next stage of a child’s education. This happens alongside the transition from chi​ldhood to adolescence and includes many changes - both physically and emotionally.

The following pages provide guidance around what you can do to help ensure a smooth transition from primary to secondary school.