Age Guidelines

EnglandU.S.A & CanadaAustraliaIndiaSwedenIB PROGRAMAIS
NameAgeNameAgeNameAgeNameAgeNameAgeNameAgeNameAge
Foundation stage 13-4preschool3-4Pre-school3-4Nursery3Förskola1-3preschool1-3
Foundation stage 24-5preschool4-5Pre-school4-5Lower Kindergarten LKG4Förskola3-5Pre-kindergarten3-5
Key stage 1 (year 1)5-6kindergarten5-6Reception/Kindergarten5-6Upper Kindergarten UKG5Förskoleklass5-6PYP K5-6Kindergarten5-6
Key stage 1 (year 2)6-7Grade 16-7Grade 1/Year 16-7First class6Grade 16-7PYP 16-7Grade 16-7
Key stage 2 (year 3)7-8Grade 27-8Grade 2/Year 27-8Second class7Grade 27-8PYP 27-8Grade 27-8
Key stage 2 (year 4)8-9Grade 38-9Grade 3/Year 38-9Third class8Grade 38-9PYP 38-9Grade 38-9
Key stage 2 (year 5)9-10Grade 49-10Grade 4/Year 49-10Fourth class9Grade 49-10PYP 49-10Grade 49-10
Key stage 2 (year 6)10-11Grade 510-11Grade 5/Year 510-11Fifth class10Grade 510-11PYP 510-11Grade 510-11
Key stage 3 (year 7)11-12Grade 611-12Grade 6/Year 611-12Sixth class11Grade 611-12MYP 111-12Grade 611-12
Key stage 3 (year 8)12-13Grade 712-13Grade 7/Year 712-13Seventh class12Grade 712-13MYP 212-13Grade 712-13
Key stage 3 (year 9)13-14Grade 813-14Grade 8/Year 813-14Eighth class13Grade 813-14MYP 313-14Grade 813-14
Key stage 4 (year 10)14-15Grade 914-15Grade 9/Year 914-15Ninth class14Grade 914-15MYP 414-15Grade 914-15
Key stage 4 (year 11)15-16Grade 1015-16Grade 10/Year 1015-16Tenth class15Gymnasiet 115-16MYP 515-16Grade 1015-16
Key stage 5 (year 12)16-17Grade 1116-17Grade 11/Year 1116-17Eleventh class16Gymnasiet 216-17DP 116-17Grade 1116-17
Key stage 5 (year 13)17-18Grade 1217-18Grade 12/Year 1217-18Twelfth class17Gymnasiet 317-18DP 217-18Grade 1217-18