Age Related Expectations for Early Years Children
Click below to see the age related expectations for early years children. The Department for Education say that a 'typical' child would enter nursery secure at 22-36 months and leave secure at 30-50 months. For Reception, children typically enter secure at 30-50 months and leave achieving the early learning goal by the end of Reception. 'Secure' means achieving all (or nearly all) of the objectives in each age band.