30th October 

Government Publication: STA Updates for schools

This week's update includes: a reminder to place KS1 and KS2 test orders on NCA tools by 23 November; a publication about NCA tools in terms of managing access and a troubleshooting guide; an update about Analyse School Performance (ASP); and a reminder to submit your school’s 2018 to 2019 holiday dates. Read the full STA update which includes all the relevant links here .


30th October 

Government Publication: Phonics screening check and key stage 1 assessments: England 2018

Provisional information on the 2018 phonics screening check and assessments at key stage 1, including breakdowns by pupil characteristics. Find all the documentation, here


23rd October 

Reminder: 2019 assessment and reporting arrangements (ARA)

A reminder that schools can find statutory guidance for the national curriculum assessments in the 2019  KS1 KS2 and  EYFS ARAs that were published last week.


18th October

Government Publication: Early years foundation stage profile results: 2017 to 2018

Early years foundation stage profile (EYFSP) results for the 2017 to 2018 academic year, at national and local authority level. Find all the information, here .


17th October 

Government Publication:  GCSE and equivalent results: 2017 to 2018 (provisional)

Provisional statistics on the achievements of young people at the end of key stage 4 in England, in the 2017 to 2018 academic year. Read the full guidance here


16th October 

Government Publication: STA Updates for schools

This week's update includes: reminders that the 2019 statutory guidance for national curriculum assessments at the end of  key stage 1 (KS1),  key stage 2 (KS2) and EYFS have been published; a reminder that the DfE Calendar has been published. Read the full STA update which includes all the relevant links here .


16th October

Government Publication: Secondary accountability measures (including Progress 8 and Attainment 8)

Information for schools about secondary school accountability measures, including Progress 8 and Attainment 8. Find out more here


15th October

Government Publication: National curriculum assessments calendar

Important dates for primary schools to plan for the 2019 key stages 1 and 2 tests (commonly called SATs), teacher assessment and the phonics screening check. Find the calendar here


15th October

Government Publication:  2019 key stage 2: assessment and reporting arrangements (ARA)

Statutory guidance for assessing and reporting the national curriculum at key stage 1 (KS1) in the 2018 to 2019 academic year. Find it here


15th October

Government Publication:  2019 key stage 1: assessment and reporting arrangements (ARA)

Statutory guidance for assessing and reporting the national curriculum at key stage 2 (KS2) in the 2018 to 2019 academic year. Find it here .


15th October

Government Publication:  2019 early years foundation stage: assessment and reporting arrangements (ARA)

Statutory guidance for assessing and reporting the early years foundation stage (EYFS) profile in the 2018 to 2019 academic year. Find it here

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