Woodburn Primary school is located on the North-West edge of Carrickfergus, on the Upper Woodburn Road and the junction with the Knockagh Road. It is a controlled co-educational primary school which caters for children aged 4 to 11 years. There are 7 classes, one per year group ranging in size from 23 to 31.
The main school houses two classrooms, for Year 1 and 2, a playroom, library, toilets and a multipurpose room. There are 5 fully equipped mobiles. All classrooms have interactive whiteboards and a computer system connects to the internet though the safety and security of the C2K network.