Johannesburg South Primary School or elementary education ranges from grade 1 to grades 4-7, depending on state and school district policy. … Middle schools in the upper grade range (7-9) are sometimes referred to as junior high schools. Secondary or high schools enroll students in the upper grades, generally 9-12 with variations.
The first years of compulsory schooling are called elementary or primary school (just to confuse the issue, elementary schools are also called grade or grammar schools). Secondary education is for children aged 12 to 18. … Johannesburg South Primary School education starts at the age of five, in Kindergarten.