Assessment update sent to schools

To be completed by:

Time: - | Venue:

This update was sent by STA on 13.1.16 - some schools did not receive it.

It contains some useful and important information about:

KS1 tests

  • Use of equipment in the KS1 mathematics tests
  • Arithmetic test: inclusion of multiplying by 3

KS2 tests

  • Changing answers in all KS2 tests
  • Permissible equipment in KS2 mathematics tests
  • Arithmetic test: single numerical answer to be given 
  • Arithmetic test: reference to 'formal methods' for long multiplication and division questions
  • Use of commas as thousands separators

Go to: Assessment update sent to schools


Published: 22/01/2016
Audience: Primary Headteachers, assessment co-ordinators
Contact: Alison Philipson

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