Year 6

Progress and end of year tests

Year 6 test examples

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Progress Tests – English & Maths

Monitor progress of year 6 pupils with our suite of dedicated tests:

Suite 1 – designed for December/January
Suite 2 – best taken in March/April

Understand the probability of pupils meeting the expected national standard for both Suite 1 and Suite 2. Progress against the general population can be measured in this way.

Developed by assessment experts, Year 6 progress tests help you:

  • Review performance of pupils over time;
  • Support booster work, identifying appropriate intervention;
  • Compare your school’s performance to the population*
  • Understand the probability of pupils meeting the expected national standard for both Suite 1 and Suite 2. Progress against the general population in this way.

What’s available?

  • Test papers for all subjects and suites (January and April)
  • Reading source booklets and answer booklets (ALL NEW for 2017/18)
  • Grammar and Punctuation booklets and Spelling booklets
  • Reasoning booklets and Arithmetic booklets
  • Subscription to MERiT to access mark entry and reporting tools for a year
  • Downloadable Teacher Guides from MERiT

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End of Year – Science Tests

Supporting teacher assessment of key stage 2 science our new tests help you:

  • Compare your pupils’ and school’s performance with the national standard;
  • Accurately assess science performance individually and across your school;
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses within the science curriculum;
  • Provide clear evidence for secondary schools.

What’s available?

  • Papers A and B
  • Subscription to MERiT to access mark entry and reporting tools for a year
  • Downloadable mark schemes from MERiT

*Marks can be entered into MERiT in order to allow full reporting, including access to population comparisons.

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