Year of Entry

Which year group is my child in?
When can they enter Faraday school?

To enter Faraday School, children must be aged 4 or above on 1st September of the proposed year of entry.  Children start in the Reception class the September after their fourth birthday. Please see our table below for the correct year of entry:

Date of Birth Reception Entry Current Year Group (2021-2022)
01/09/2010 – 31/08/2011 2015 Year 6
01/09/2011 – 31/08/2012 2016 Year 5
01/09/2012 – 31/08/2013 2017 Year 4
01/09/2013 – 31/08/2014 2018 Year 3
01/09/2014 – 31/08/2015 2019 Year 2
01/09/2015 – 31/08/2016 2020 Year 1
01/09/2016 - 31/08/2017 2021 Reception
01/09/2017 - 31/08/2018 2022 n/a
01/09/2018 - 31/08/2019 2023 n/a
01/09/2019 - 31/08/2020 2024 n/a
01/09/2020 - 31/08/2021 2025 n/a
01/09/2021 - 31/08/2022 2026 n/a

To be considered for a place for any year group, you will need to complete a Registration form.

Reception child learning