What year is Year 9 in Scotland?

How old are Year 9 students in Scotland?

In Scotland, Year Nine is the equivalent to Second year (S2) where pupils start at the age of 12 or 13 and end the at the age of 13 or 14. In Second year pupils pick subjects for Third year. In Northern Ireland, Year Nine is the second year of Secondary education. Children in Year 9 are aged between 13 and 14.

What year is Year 8 in Scotland?

Scottish school year groups

Age during school year England and Wales: National Curriculum (plus Foundation Phase in Wales) Scotland: Curriculum for Excellence
8 Year 3 P4 (First level)
9 Year 4 P5 (Second level)
10 Year 5 P6 (Second level)
11-12 Year 6 P7 (Second level)

What age is Year 9 in UK?

Key stages

Child’s age Year Assessment
12 to 13 Year 8
13 to 14 Year 9
14 to 15 Year 10 Some children take GCSEs
15 to 16 Year 11 Most children take GCSEs or other national

What is 9th grade in Scotland?

Scotland. In Scotland, this is the third year (or S3) of secondary school. Most children are aged 14–15.

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What grade would a 9 year old be in?

International Students

Student Age (as of September 1, 2021) American Grade Equivalent
10 years old Grade 5
9 years old Grade 4
8 years old Grade 3
7 years old Grade 2

What is 11th grade in Scotland?

ACS Hillingdon Grade Placement

Age UK Years US/International Grades
13 – 14 Year 9 8th Grade
14 – 15 Year 10 9th Grade (Freshman)
15 – 16 Year 11 10th Grade (Sophomore)
16 – 17 Year 12 / Lower 6th 11th Grade (Junior)

What is junior year in Scotland?

Equivalent UK, US, Australian grades and years

Age* England Scotland
4-5 Primary School (Infants) P1
5-6 P2
6-7 P3
7-8 Primary School (Juniors) P4

What is 9th grade in UK?

Year / Grade Placement

Age UK Years US/International Grades
14 – 15 Year 10 9th Grade (Freshman)
15 – 16 Year 11 10th Grade (Sophomore)
16 – 17 Year 12 / Lower 6th 11th Grade (Junior)
17 – 18 Year 13 / Upper 6th 12th Grade (Senior)

How long is Scottish school year?

In Scotland, each local authority sets its own terms and school holidays. The school year covers three terms and lasts at least 190 days (38 weeks). The school year usually begins in the second or third week of August. There are breaks of one or two weeks in October and at Christmas and Easter.

What year is KS3?

KS3 (Key Stage Three) covers children in Year 7, 8 and 9. They are usually aged between 11-14 and in secondary school.

What school year am I in Scotland?

Stages of compulsory education

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Scotland Age at start of school year Age at end of school year
P7 10-11 11-12
S1 (First year) (S= Secondary) 11-12 12-13
S2 (Second year) 12-13 13-14
S3 (Third year) 13-14 14-15

Is there a Year 13 in England?

In schools in England and Wales, Year 13 is the thirteenth year after Reception. It is normally the final year of Key Stage 5 and since 2015 it is compulsory to participate in some form of education or training in this year for students who finished Year 11 at an educational establishment in England.

What is Year 10 in the UK?

United Kingdom

Year 10 is usually the fourth year of Secondary school and was previously called the “fourth year” or “fourth form”. In some areas of England, with three-tier education it is the second or third year group of Secondary school.