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When your child should start school

When your child should start school

Please use the below tables to work out when your child is due to start school or to work out which year group your child is currently in. Children aged between five and 16 years of age should attend school.

Date of Birth Start School Apply Between
1 September 2016 to 31 August 2017 September 2021 12 September 2020 - 15 January 2021
1 September 2017 to 31 August 2018 September 2022 12 September 2021 - 15 January 2022
1 September 2018 to 31 August 2019 September 2023 12 September 2022 - 15 January 2023
1 September 2019 to 31 August 2020 September 2024 12 September 2023 - 15 January 2024