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Age Guideline

The placement of the children in the appropriate year group is a joint decision of the school and the parents. Our primary consideration when selecting the most appropriate year group will be the child’s date of birth.

The age guidelines for entry for the academic year of 2020 - 2021 are as follows:

SCHOOL

DATE OF BIRTH

AGE
by Dec 2020

YEAR GROUP

NURSERY SCHOOL

Reaches 2 years of age between Sep 2020 and April 2021

2-3 Years old

Pre-Nursery

PRESCHOOL

1 Sep 2016 – 31 Dec 2017

3-4 Years old

Nursery (K1)

1 Sep 2015- 31 Dec 2016

4-5 Years old

Reception (K2)

1 Sep 2014 – 31 Dec 2015

5-6 Years old

Upper Reception (K3)

PRIMARY SCHOOL

1 Sep 2014 – 31 Dec 2015

5-6 Years old

Year 1

1 Sep 2013 – 31 Dec 2014

6-7 Years old

Year 2

1 Sep 2012 – 31 Dec 2013

7-8 Years old

Year 3

1 Sep 2011 – 31 Dec 2012

8-9 Years old

Year 4

1 Sep 2010 – 31 Dec 2011

9-10 Years old

Year 5

1 Sep 2009 – 31 Dec 2010

10-11 Years old

Year 6

1 Sep 2008 – 31 Dec 2009

11-12 Years old

Year 7

SECONDARY SCHOOL

1 Sep 2007 – 31 Dec 2008

12-13 Years old

Year 8

1 Sep 2006 – 31 Dec 2007 13-14 Years old

Year 9

1 Sep 2005 – 31 Dec 2006

14-15 Years old

Year 10*

* Year 10 Offering is subject to EDB approval.


The age guidelines for entry for the academic year of 2021 - 2022 are as follows:

SCHOOL

DATE OF BIRTH

AGE
by Dec 2020

YEAR GROUP

NURSERY SCHOOL

Reaches 2 years of age between Sep 2021 and April 2022

2-3 Years old

Pre-Nursery

PRESCHOOL

1 Sep 2017 – 31 Dec 2018

3-4 Years old

Nursery (K1)

1 Sep 2016- 31 Dec 2017

4-5 Years old

Reception (K2)

1 Sep 2015 – 31 Dec 2016

5-6 Years old

Upper Reception (K3)

PRIMARY SCHOOL

1 Sep 2015 – 31 Dec 2016

5-6 Years old

Year 1

1 Sep 2014 – 31 Dec 2015

6-7 Years old

Year 2

1 Sep 2013 – 31 Dec 2014

7-8 Years old

Year 3

1 Sep 2012 – 31 Dec 2013

8-9 Years old

Year 4

1 Sep 2011 – 31 Dec 2012

9-10 Years old

Year 5

1 Sep 2010 – 31 Dec 2011

10-11 Years old

Year 6

1 Sep 2009 – 31 Dec 2010

11-12 Years old

Year 7

SECONDARY SCHOOL

1 Sep 2008 – 31 Dec 2009

12-13 Years old

Year 8

1 Sep 2007 – 31 Dec 2008

13-14 Years old Year 9

1 Sep 2006 – 31 Dec 2007

14-15 Years old

Year 10*

* Year 10 Offering is subject to EDB approval.