Look up your child's date of birth to find out which school year group they are in, or when they are due to start school.

Academic year September 2019 to August 2020

Due to start nursery or school

Apply for a school nursery place

Date of birth Start nursery Start reception Start secondary
1 September 2019 to
31 December 2019
January 2023September 2024September 2031
1 January 2020 to
31 March 2020
April 2023September 2024September 2031
1 April 2020 to
31 August 2020
September 2023September 2024September 2031
1 September 2018 to
31 December 2018
January 2022September 2023September 2030
1 January 2019 to
31 March 2019
April 2022September 2023September 2030
1 April 2019 to
31 August 2019
September 2022 September 2023September 2030
1 September 2017 to
31 December 2017
January 2021September 2022September 2029
1 January 2018 to
31 March 2018
April 2021September 2022September 2029
1 April 2018 to
31 August 2018
September 2021September 2022September 2029
1 September 2016 to
31 December 2016
January 2020September 2021September 2028
1 January 2017 to
31 March 2017
April 2020September 2021September 2028
1 April 2017 to
31 August 2017
September 2020September 2021September 2028

Primary

Apply for a primary school reception place

Date of birth Year group Start reception Start secondary
1 September 2016
to 31 March 2017
NurserySeptember 2021September 2028
1 September 2015
to 31 August 2016
NurserySeptember 2020September 2027
1 September 2014
to 31 August 2015
ReceptionSeptember 2019September 2026
1 September 2013
to 31 August 2014
Year 1September 2018September 2025
1 September 2012
to 31 August 2013
Year 2September 2017September 2024
1 September 2011
to 31 August 2012
Year 3September 2016September 2023
1 September 2010
to 31 August 2011
Year 4September 2015September 2022
1 September 2009
to 31 August 2010
Year 5September 2014September 2021
1 September 2008
to 31 August 2009
Year 6September 2013September 2020

Secondary

Apply for a secondary school place

Date of birth Year group
1 September 2007 to 31 August 2008Year 7
1 September 2006 to 31 August 2007Year 8
1 September 2005 to 31 August 2006Year 9
1 September 2004 to 31 August 2005Year 10
1 September 2003 to 31 August 2004Year 11

Sixth form

Apply for a sixth form place

Date of birth Year group
1 September 2002 to 31 August 2003Year 12
1 September 2001 to 31 August 2002Year 13
1 September 2000 to 31 August 2001 Year 14