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The Right Age for Class 4


Prakriti Dhodare





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Class four is the preparation stage of secondary education. Before starting that significant phase, every child’s proper mental and physical development is necessary.  Therefore, all states have decided age boundaries for class 4 admission. The age differs from state to state. As per government rules, You can not admit your kid to class 4 without passing class 1, class 2 and class 3. According to the Karnataka government, the right age for class 4 is 8+ or nine years. Before taking admission, your kid must fulfil the criteria followed by the state government and the particular school. The Department of Education in Karnataka increased the age for entry into class 1 to 6 years from 5 years and five months. So, according to that, the suggested age for admission to class 4 is nine years. Similarly, each state has rules and regulations regarding school admission.

School Bag Policy of India, 2020 states that the bag weight limit for class 4 should be 1.7 to 2.5 kg, and homework cannot be more than 2 hours per week.

The Minimum Age for Class 4 Admission

At Orchids International School, the minimum age for class 4 admission is 8+ years old. A child is eligible for class 4 when they start learning to use research tools to write reports. They become adept at mathematical operations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division and begin to dabble in simple geometry. They start to read and create charts, graphs, and tables. Simultaneously, children should be involved in various upgraded learning techniques, such as computer labs, smart classes, robotics labs, etc. Orchids believe in the overall development of children, from academics to extra-curricular activities. It makes Orchids disparate.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the minimum age for class 4 in Delhi?

The minimum age for class 4 in Delhi is 8–9 years old. If the child’s age overextends the class 4 admission eligibility requirement, parents must interview the principal.

What is the appropriate age for class 4 in CBSE?

The appropriate age for class 4 in CBSE is 8+ years. It depends upon the decision of respective Education Department of every state.

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