Töölön ala-asteen koulu gives primary education (grades 1-6) to pupils between ages 7 and 12. The school has Finnish speaking classes and bilingual Finnish-English classes, where 25-50% of the content is taught in English. There are also two classes for pupils with special support. The school has 430 pupils.
School subjects taught: Finnish as a mother tongue and Finnish Literature, English, French (optional), Spanish (optional), Swedish (6th grade), Mathematics, Natural and Environmental Sciences, Religious Education or Ethics, History, Music, Crafts, Visual Arts and Physical Education. Finnish as a second language (S2) is taught to pupils needing support in their skills in Finnish.
The school has one principal, two vice principals, 29 teachers and three assistants. Also, the school has a nurse, social worker and school psychologist.
Töölön ala-aste has student trainees from Finland and Europe and is also active in an Erasmus teacher exchange program.