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Year Four is an educational year group in schools in many countries including England, Wales, Australia and New Zealand. It is usually the fourth year of compulsory education and incorporates students aged between eight and ten.

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Australia

In Australia, Year Four is usually the fourth year of compulsory education. Although there are slight variations between the states, most children in Year Four are aged between nine and ten.[1]

New Zealand

In New Zealand, Year Four is the fourth year of compulsory education. Children are aged eight or nine in this year group. [2] Year Four pupils are usually educated in Primary schools or in Area schools.[3]

United Kingdom

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England

In schools in England Year Four is the fourth year after Reception. It is the fourth full year of compulsory education, with children being admitted who are aged 8 by the 1st September in any given academic year. It is also the second year of Key Stage 2 in which the National Curriculum is taught.[4]

Year Four is usually the fifth year of primary school or the second year group in a Junior School. In some areas of England, Year Four is the final year group in First school, or the first year in Middle school.

Wales

In schools in Wales Year Four is the fourth year after Reception. It is currently the fourth full year of compulsory education, with children being admitted who are aged 8 on the 1st September in any given academic year. It is the second year group in Key Stage 2.[5]

Northern Ireland and Scotland

In Northern Ireland and Scotland, the fourth year of compulsory education is called Primary Four, and pupils generally start at the age of 7.

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Preceded by
Year Three
Year Four
7–8
or
8–9
Succeeded by
Year Five

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