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A ?? for moms who dont live in the USA about schooling age.

My MIL told me that in the UK and other places in Europe, kids dont start school until age 7... really? is that true or not. cant seem to find it online. well i am finding a lotta different answers online... in my part of the country children usually begin PreK at age 3-4 and begin Kindergarten at age 5 or 6. thanks to everyone who answers in advance!

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AmaliaD

Asked by AmaliaD at 8:36 AM on May. 28, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • I don't know about the UK, but here in Canada they don't have to start until they are 6. But generally most kids will start a preschool at 3 or 4 and start Kindergarten at 5.
    canadianmom1974

    Answer by canadianmom1974 at 8:47 AM on May. 28, 2010

  • In most of the US children are not required to start school until 6, some states even 7. The starting school at 3, 4, 5 years old is optional.
    laciD

    Answer by laciD at 8:58 AM on May. 28, 2010

  • the question is about UK and European schools... in case anyone else is confused ...
    AmaliaD

    Answer by AmaliaD at 9:44 AM on May. 28, 2010

  • rude
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:12 AM on May. 28, 2010

  • bitch much? lol
    laciD

    Answer by laciD at 3:00 PM on May. 28, 2010

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