|Birth Date||Age||US Grade|
|Sept. 1, 2017 – Aug. 31, 2018||4-5||Junior Kindergarten|
|Sept. 1, 2016 – Aug. 31, 2017||5-6||Kindergarten|
|Sept. 1, 2015- Aug. 31, 2016||6-7||Grade 1|
|Sept. 1, 2014 – Aug. 31, 2015||7-8||Grade 2|
|State||Age of required school attendance|
|California5||6 to 18|
|Colorado||6 to 17|
|Connecticut||5 to 18||6|
|Delaware||5 to 16|
|Student Age (as of September 1, 2021)||American Grade Equivalent|
|14 years old||Grade 9|
|13 years old||Grade 8|
|12 years old||Grade 7|
|11 years old||Grade 6|
California law requires a child to be six years old on or before September 1 for the 2014–15 school year and each school year thereafter to be legally eligible for first grade EC Section 48010. … The child is at least five years of age.
In the United States, sixth grade has been considered the last year of elementary school or the first year of middle school. In some school districts it’s the last year of intermediate school.
Children usually begin elementary school with kindergarten (K) at age 5 and continue through grade 5 or 6. They leave elementary school around age 10 or 11.
Preschool and preschool programs are designed to educate children aged 3 to 5. Preschool usually involves shorter hours than long day care and educates your child through play. Children learn at their own pace.
Should my child start kindergarten at 5 or 6? Individual states have different laws in terms of age cut-offs for starting school, but generally, children can start kindergarten when they are 5 years old. They do not have to, but schooling of some sort is compulsory when the child turns 6 years old.
|Grade||Age by 31st August|
|5||10 years old|
|6||11 years old|
|7||12 years old|
|8||13 years old|
|Birth Date||Age||US Grade|
|Sept. 1, 2010 – Aug. 31, 2011||11-12||Grade 6|
|Sept. 1, 2009 – Aug. 31, 2010||12-13||Grade 7|
|Sept. 1, 2008 – Aug. 31, 2009||13-14||Grade 8|
|Sept. 1, 2007 – Aug. 31, 2008||14-15||Grade 9|
Is 6th grade hard? Although 6th grade will be harder than 5th grade, if you work hard and try your best, it will be fine. … Although the middle school is large, it is laid out so that it is hard to get lost in.
|Age||UK Years||US/International Grades|
|14 – 15||Year 10||High School|
|15 – 16||Year 11|
|16 – 17||Year 12 / Lower 6th|
|17 – 18||Year 13 / Upper 6th|
|Child’s age||Year||Key stage|
|5 to 6||Year 1||KS1|
|6 to 7||Year 2||KS1|
|7 to 8||Year 3||KS2|
|8 to 9||Year 4||KS2|
In the 2018–19 school year districts must offer prekindergarten to all children who are age 4 before July 1. Kindergarten entrance age is 5 on or before September 1 for 5-year-old kindergarten, or age 4 on or before September 1 for 4-year-old kindergarten. Children must attend in districts that offer kindergarten.
Elementary school covers the first six years of compulsory education (grades 1–6) informally divided into 3 years of primary level and 3 years of intermediate level.
In Grade R, children officially become learners, in the language of schooling. Grade R learners move from mostly unstructured learning to structured learning, where they learn to sit quietly and have structured lessons with a formal curriculum for the first time.
The age of a child entering grade 1 is age five turning six by 30 June in the year of admission. For grade 0 (otherwise known as grade R – the reception year), the age is four turning five by 30 June in the year of admission.
Second grade (also called grade two, corresponding to Year 3 in the United Kingdom) is a year of primary education in Canada and the United States. Second grade is the second grade of primary school. Children are usually aged 7–8 in this grade level.
Preschoolers (3-5 years of age)
Studies show that older students often outperform their younger peers in the early years, but the older kids typically lose their advantage in the long run. In fact, some research shows that the younger students who have to strive to keep up with the older kids ultimately become more successful.
Since school is mandatory for six-year-old students, parents and guardians must enroll their children in school once they reach the age of six (EC Section 48200). It is a local decision, with parental input, whether the six-year-old student will be enrolled in kindergarten or first grade.
|Grade by Age Appropriate||2021 – 2022|
|Pre-Nursery||Age 18 months +||Sept 2019 – Aug 2020|
|Nursery||Age 2||Sept 2018 – Aug 2019|
|Pre-Kindergarten||Age 3||Sept 2017 – Aug 2018|
|Kindergarten 1 (KG1)||Age 4-5||Sept 2016 – Aug 2017|
The new $2.7 billion universal TK program, by contrast, will gradually be made available to every 4-year-old in California, eventually serving nearly 400,000 students. It will essentially become California’s version of a universal preschool program, available to all children regardless of income. 5.
|School Stage||Grade Level||Student Age|
|Middle School||6th Grade||11 – 12 years old|
|Middle School||7th Grade||12 – 13 years old|
|Middle School||8th Grade||13 – 14 years old|
|High School||9th Grade (Freshman)||14 – 15 years old|
Under state law, a pupil who, without a valid excuse, is absent from school for three full days in one school year, or is tardy or absent for more than 30 minutes during the school day on three occasions in one school year, is considered truant. …