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Statutory teacher assessment and testing


Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The 2019/20 Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and national curriculum assessments did not take place due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

2020/21 Arrangements

The 2020-/21 Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and national curriculum assessments are due to take place.

There is an additional data collection taking place in Autumn term 2020 - the Phonics Year 2 collection.  MI Sheet 110/20 refers.  The LA recommended deadline for submitting data for this is Thursday 10th December 2020. 


Assessments Introduction

Welcome to the statutory teacher assessment and testing pages. On each page you will find the following information, support and guidance:

Teacher Assessments

This page contains a range of resources to support with making accurate teacher assessment judgements at the end of the EYFS, KS1 and KS2. It also contains links to training available to support and enhance both formative and summative assessment across the primary age

EYFS, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2

This page contains all of the statutory guidance and consultation reports relating to statutory EYFS, KS1 and KS2 teacher assessment and testing.

Summaries on a page (SOAPs)

Here you will find quick reference guides regarding statutory and non-statutory assessment


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