30 Oct

Government Guidance: 2020 early years foundation stage: assessment and reporting arrangements (ARA)

Statutory guidance for assessing and reporting the early years foundation stage (EYFS) profile in the 2019 to 2020 academic year. Find the full guidance here


24 Oct

Government Guidance: 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 the data here


17 Oct

Government Guidance: Early years foundation stage profile results: 2018 to 2019 

Early years foundation stage profile (EYFSP) results for the 2018 to 2019 academic year, at national and local authority level. Find the latest results here


17 Oct

Government Guidance: Key stage 2 teacher assessment guidance

Guidance for schools and local authorities involved in the administration and moderation of statutory key stage 2 (KS2) teacher assessment (TA) in 2020. Find it here.


17 Oct

Government Guidance: Key stage 1 teacher assessment guidance

Guidance for schools and local authorities involved in the administration and moderation of statutory key stage 1 (KS1) teacher assessment (TA) in 2020. Find it here


14 Oct 

Government Guidance: 2020 key stage 2: assessment and reporting arrangements (ARA)

Statutory guidance for assessing and reporting the national curriculum at key stage 2 (KS2) in the 2019 to 2020 academic year. Find it here.


14 Oct 

Government Guidance: 2020 key stage 1: assessment and reporting arrangements (ARA)

Statutory guidance for assessing and reporting the national curriculum at key stage 1 (KS1) in the 2019 to 2020 academic year. Find it here


14 Oct 

Government Publication: National curriculum assessments calendar

Important dates for primary schools to plan for the 2020 key stages 1 and 2 tests (commonly called SATs), teacher assessment and the phonics screening check. Find it here


14 Oct

Government Guidance: 2020 early years foundation stage: assessment and reporting arrangements (ARA)

Statutory guidance for assessing and reporting the early years foundation stage (EYFS) profile in the 2019 to 2020 academic year. Read it here


14 Oct

Government Guidance: 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 them here


3 Oct

Government Guidance: Ready reckoners and transition matrices for key stage 2

Ready reckoners to calculate progress scores for pupils and schools, and key stage 2 transition matrices by key stage 1 prior attainment. Find them all here


1 Oct 

Government Guidance: Using the Primary Assessment Gateway

Information for schools, local authorities (LAs) and multi-academy trusts (MATs) on how to use the Primary Assessment Gateway. The Primary Assessment Gateway has replaced NCA tools from the 2019/20 academic year. You can continue to access 2019 KS2 test results in NCA tools until 11:59pm on Friday 29 November. Read more here



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