When to start your kid at school is a popular topic. Should you start them before 5 or hold them back until they are 6? What option will give them a head start academically? Are they socially ready for school yet? Some kids are in a year where the age ranges in class are big. There are kids who were turning 6 when others are turning 5 and had had the benefit of formal pre-school. At that age a 12 month gap seems huge.
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