NC Divides

The National Curriculum divides the period of the compulsory schooling into four key stages.

Age Year Group Key Stage
4-5 Reception
5-6 Year 1 1
6-7 Year 2
7-8 Year 3 2
8-9 Year 4
9-10 Year 5
10-11 Year 6
11-12 Year 7 3
12-13 Year 8
13-14 Year 9
14-15 Year 10 4
15-16 Year 11