** There is no headline date for academic year 2019/2020 due to COVID-19, this will also be the case for 2020/2021. Please see DfE guidance below. **
The national curriculum assessments due to be held in summer 2021, including tests, teacher assessments and the phonics screening check, have been cancelled.
Schools can choose to administer the optional multiplication tables check within the 3-week period from Monday 7 June. Further guidance will be published in April 2021.
Schools must complete the reception baseline assessment for each child in the first six weeks after they enter reception.
|May 2022||Key stage 1 test period|
|Week commencing Monday 6 June 2022||Phonics screening check week|
The key stage 2 tests are timetabled from Monday 9 May to Thursday 12 May 2022.
Schools must administer the multiplication tables check within the 3-week period from Monday 6 June 2022.