Primary leads in local authorities.
Further detail about the new statutory Key Stage 2 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test is now available. This is to help teachers plan for the 2012/13 school year.
The website now includes information about which parts of the National Curriculum programmes of study will be assessed by the level 3-5 test and level 6 tests, as well as some example question formats. Additionally, an information leaflet which schools can use to inform parents about the test is also available.
Action required and due date
Local authorities are encouraged to share this important information about this new statutory test with their primary schools so that Year 6 teachers can plan accordingly.
Information for schools on the 2013 Key Stage 2 tests, including details about the new English grammar, punctuation and spelling test and the level 6 tests.