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Hi
I need to put in a formula that will tell me what year a child will commence year 7 from their date of birth.
For example a child will enter year 7 in 2015 if they were born between the beginning of July 2002 or end of June 2003.
Or they will enter year 7 in 2016 if they were born between the beginning of July 2003 to end of June 2004.
I need to have the formula for children born in 2001 until 2014.

Thank you so much.

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I suspect there is a simpler method than the one I'm going to outline, but I don't know the ins and outs of the Australian school system (I'm sure that you could use a given date in the year to mathematically calculate the data you want). My suggestion uses vlookup, and requires a 2 column data table which would look like this

01/07/2001   2014
01/07/2002   2015
01/07/2003   2016
01/07/2004   2017
01/07/2005   2018
01/07/2006   2019
01/07/2007   2020
01/07/2008   2021
01/07/2009   2022
01/07/2010   2023
01/07/2011   2024
01/07/2012   2025
01/07/2013   2026
01/07/2014   2027
01/07/2015   2028

You can then use Vlookup as follows

=VLOOKUP(DOB,DataTable,2,TRUE)

where DOB is the cell containing the childs birth date, and DataTable is the reference to the data table (I gave my test example a name of DataTable just to make it easier for me!)

Hopefully this makes sense, but do let me know if you need more help.
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