School Stages

The school stages translate into Steiner school equivalents as follows:

Steiner Education
Mainstream School
Curriculum Stage
3-4 year olds Kindergarten
Nursery
Early Years Foundation Stage
4-5 year olds Kindergarten
Reception
Early Years Foundation Stage
5-6 year olds Kindergarten
Year 1
Key Stage 1
Class 1
Year 2
Key Stage 1

Statutory school age starts the term after the child turns 5 years

School Stages