Grade Placement

Use the guideline below for grade placement to help determine the grade level for which your child will likely be applying. Children entering IGBIS are placed according to their age on September 1 of the year of entry.

You may also compare these placements to other educational institutions by downloading this PDF:

Age (on Sept 1st)Date of BirthIGBIS Placement Guide
2-301/09/2015 – 31/08/2016Fireflies
3-401/09/2014 – 31/08/2015Early Years 1
4-501/09/2013 – 31/08/2014Early Years 2
5-601/09/2012 – 31/08/2013Kindergarten
6-701/09/2011 – 31/08/2012Grade 1
7-801/09/2010 – 31/08/2011Grade 2
8-901/09/2009 – 31/08/2010Grade 3
9-1001/09/2008 – 31/08/2009Grade 4
10-1101/09/2007 – 31/08/2008Grade 5
11-1201/09/2006 – 31/08/2007Grade 6
12-1301/09/2005 – 31/08/2006Grade 7
13-1401/09/2004 – 31/08/2005Grade 8
14-1501/09/2003 – 31/08/2004Grade 9
15-1601/09/2002 – 31/08/2003Grade 10
16-1701/09/2001 – 31/08/2002Grade 11
17-1801/09/2000 – 31/08/2001Grade 12