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Year Eleven is an educational year group in schools in many countries including England, Wales, Northern Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. It is usually the eleventh year of compulsory education and incorporates students aged between fifteen and seventeen.

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Australia

In Australia, Year Eleven is the first year of non-compulsory high school education. Although there are slight variations between the states, most students in Year Eleven are aged between sixteen and seventeen.[1]

New Zealand

In New Zealand, Year Eleven is the eleventh year of compulsory education. Students are aged fifteen or sixteen in this year group. [2] Year Eleven pupils are educated in Secondary schools or in Area schools.[3]

United Kingdom

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England

In schools in England Year Eleven is the eleventh year after Reception. It is the eleventh full year of compulsory education, with students being admitted who are aged 15 by the 1st September in any given academic year. It is also the second and final year of Key Stage 4 in which the Secondary National Curriculum is taught and GCSE examinations are taken.[4]

Year Eleven is usually the final year of Secondary school. In some schools, students may stay on in the same establishment for their sixth form education, where year groups may continue to be numbered twelve and thirteen. As of 2012, sixth form is compulsory.

Wales

In schools in Wales Year Eleven is the eleventh year after Reception. It is currently the eleventh full year of compulsory education, with students being admitted who are aged 15 on the 1st September in any given academic year. It is the second and final year group in Key Stage 4.[5]

Northern Ireland

In Northern Ireland Year Eleven is the fourth year of Secondary education. Students in Year Eleven are aged between 14 and 15. It is the first year of Key Stage 4.[6]

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Preceded by
Year Ten
Year Eleven
14–15
or
15–16
or
16–17
Succeeded by
Year Twelve
or
Sixth form

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