1 Citation, commencement, interpretation and application

(1)    This Order may be cited as the Education (National Curriculum) (Attainment Targets and Programmes of Study in Science in respect of the First, Second, Third and Fourth Key Stages) (England) Order 2004 and shall come into force on 1st August 2006.

(2)    In this Order “the Document” means the Document published by the Stationery Office entitled “Attainment Targets and Programmes of Study in Science”.

(3)    This Order applies only to pupils in the first, second, third and fourth key stages at—

(a)    a community, foundation or voluntary school; or

(b)    a community or foundation special school not established in a hospital,

in England.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 August 2006: see para (1) above.

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2 Revocation

2Revocation

The Education (National Curriculum) (Attainment Targets and Programmes of Study in Science) (England) Order 2000 is hereby revoked.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 August 2006: see art 1(1).

3 Specification of attainment targets and programmes of study

3Specification of attainment targets and programmes of study

It is hereby directed that the provisions relating to attainment targets and programmes of study set out in the Document shall have effect for the purposes of specifying attainment targets and programmes of study in relation to science.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 August 2006: see art 1(1).

Signature

David Miliband

Minister of State,

Department for Education and Skills

27th April 2004

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

This Order provides for the attainment targets and programmes of study set out in the document published by the Stationery Office entitled Attainment Targets and Programmes of Study in Science (ISBN 1–84478–182–8) to have effect for the purposes of specifying those elements of the National Curriculum in science for pupils in the first, second, third and fourth key stages at schools in England.

This Order replaces the Education (National Curriculum) (Attainment Targets and Programmes of Study in Science) (England) Order 2000 which is revoked.