In Western Australia, children can start their education in Kindergarten, however compulsory schooling starts the following year in Pre-primary.
All children of compulsory school age must be enrolled in school and attend every day – this is the law.
You can find out what year your children need to start school with our school-age calculator.
School Age Calculator
Use our calculator below to determine when your child can start school.
Please enter your child's date of birth:
Your child can start Kindergarten in
Your child will start Pre-primary in
Your child will start Year 1 in