Key information

Information about National testing and things from the Department for Education

Year 1 - Phonics screening test

All children are tested for their phonics knowledge at the end of Year 1. The pass make is usually 32 out of 40. 

The words from 2017

The words from 2016

The words from 2015

Year 2 - End of Key Stage 1 SATs 

All children are tested on their Reading, Writing, Grammar and Spelling as well as their their Mathematics knowledge and understanding.

These tests are during May and involve answering a series of questions. The Writing assessment element is moderated separately.

KS1 Reading Paper 1 from 2017

KS1 Reading paper 2 from 2017 (and the questions)

KS1 Spelling paper from 2017 (and the words)

KS1 Grammar paper from 2017

KS1 Mathematics paper 1 from 2017

KS1 Mathematics paper 2 from 2017

Year 6 - End of Key Stage 2 SATs 

All children are tested on their Reading, Writing, Grammar and Spelling as well as their their Mathematics knowledge and understanding.

These tests are during the first full week in May and involve answering a series of questions. The Writing assessment element is moderated separately.

KS2 Reading Paper from 2017 (and the questions)

KS2 Grammar paper from 2017

KS2 Spelling paper from 2017 (and the words)

KS2 Mathematics paper 1 from 2017

KS2 Mathematics paper 2 from 2017

KS2 Mathematics paper 3 from 2017