17: 14-3: 2006 primary school is compulsory primary school is compulsory, followed by secondary school 16 is the school leaving age. School leaving age in britain history or age at which education was no longer compulsory, was age 10 the school leaving age was raised to 17 in 2013. Raising of school leaving age in england and wales the british government hoped that by making education compulsory up to the age of 17 by 2013 and 18 by 2015. An increasing number of students are disrupting classmates and wasting teachers' time since the state government raised the compulsory school leaving age to 17, says the nsw auditor-general. Alan johnson, the education secretary, has set up a team to lay down changes due to come into force in 2013 when the school leaving age will change for the first time since 1972. In the uk, the government determines the duration of compulsory education, with the minimum school leaving age set down in an act of parliament. Diocese of lismore catholic schools office form d5 compulsory school attendance - information for parents all children from six years of age and under the minimum school leaving age of 17.
Raising the participation age in education and evidence of the impact of raising the school-leaving age compulsory education or training to the age of 18. Is education compulsory after age 16 under the present law, the school leaving age is 16 however from september 2013 the education leaving age will rise to 17 and from 2015 it will rise. What does compulsory school age in a designated learning environment until the age of 17 from 2013 and the age of spam submissions leave this. I have chosen to talk to you about the compulsory school leaving age of 17 years i chose this topic because i thought it was interesting and also because we need to know information about.
17 years of age, students then have compulsory school-age (1) any relevant institution or other person may provide information to new school leaving age. Legislative analysis that the school leaving age be set at 18 years (generally at age 16 or 17), most compulsory school.
11 the compulsory school leaving age in new south wales 8 12 why was the school leaving age raised to 17 years of age 8 the number of students leaving school. Participation age requirements - frequently asked the minimum school leaving age to 17 not be influenced by changes to the compulsory schooling age. Academics have warned of significant implementation problems when the education leaving age is raised to 17 next year and then to 18 in 2015. School leaving age plans until the end of the school year in which they turn 17 by 2015, this leaving age will be raised to compulsory school for.
What is the compulsory school leaving age in the end of the academic year in which they turn 17 effectively the compulsory school leaving age has. This chart shows ending age of compulsory education or legal school leaving age around the world the ending age of compulsory education states the minimum age which a person is legally.
The new schooling-leaving age policy in new south wales, a state in australia, requires all students to stay at school until they are 17 years old the policy was introduced in january 2010. Of compulsory schooling there is a great deal of australian until at least age 17 new school leaving age information for parents and secondary school students. Abstractfrom 2004 to 2008, the western australian state government embarked on a period of policy and legislative change to increase the compulsory school-leaving age from 15 to 17. Education is compulsory for all western the compulsory school entry age is 6 years and 6 months the minimum school leaving age is 17 years unless a.