When can my child start school ?

 

 

 

Many people coming to Banksia Park Primary School are from interstate and overseas.  It is important to note that each State of Australia has different names and age requirements for each of its Year Levels.  

 

 

 

 

The table below indicates when your child may begin KindergaRten

                                                                                          

  A child born between July 1 2016 and June 30 2017 may begin Kindergarten in 2021  
  A child born between July 1 2017 and June 30 2018 may begin Kindergarten in 2022  
 

 

 

 

The table below indicates the birth ranges for each Year Level in 2021:

 

Kindergarten Birthdate between July 1 2016 and June 30 2017
Pre- Primary Birthdate between July 1 2015 and June 30 2016
Year 1 Birthdate between July 1 2014 and June 30 2015
Year 2 Birthdate between July 1 2013 and June 30 2014
Year 3 Birthdate between July 1 2012 and June 30 2013
Year 4 Birthdate between July 1 2011 and June 30 2012
Year 5 Birthdate between July 1 2010 and June 30 2011
Year 6 Birthdate between July 1 2009 and June 30 2010

 

 

 

 

 

The table below indicates the birth ranges for each Year Level in 2022:

 

Kindergarten Birthdate between July 1 2017 and June 30 2018
Pre- Primary Birthdate between July 1 2016 and June 30 2017
Year 1 Birthdate between July 1 2015 and June 30 2016
Year 2 Birthdate between July 1 2014 and June 30 2013
Year 3 Birthdate between July 1 2013 and June 30 2014
Year 4 Birthdate between July 1 2012 and June 30 2013
Year 5 Birthdate between July 1 2011 and June 30 2012
Year 6 Birthdate between July 1 2010 and June 30 2011
     
     






Click here for the Department of Education's School Age Calculator