Primary curriculum, key stage 2

Teaching and assessing the primary curriculum at key stage 2, primary school performance data, frameworks for teacher assessments.

Services

  1. ISSP primary curriculum project application form

    Application form for schools to propose new independent/state school partnerships (ISSPs) for specific subject teaching at primary level.

Guidance and regulation

  1. Key stage 2 tests: 2017 mathematics test materials
  2. Key stage 1 and key stage 2 test dates
  1. National curriculum in England: primary curriculum

    • Statutory guidance
    • Department for Education
  2. Key stage 2 tests: access arrangements

    • Guidance
    • Standards and Testing Agency
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News and communications

  1. STA assessment update: 24 April 2018

    • Standards and Testing Agency
    • Correspondence
  2. STA assessment update: 17 April 2018

    • Standards and Testing Agency
    • Correspondence
  3. Funding boost for the arts to support talented pupils

    • Department for Education
    • News story
  4. Moderation of teacher assessments

    • Ofqual
    • News story
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Policy and engagement

  1. Regulating national assessments
  2. Primary school pupil assessment: Rochford Review recommendations
  1. Primary pupil assessment: Rochford Review impact assessment

    • Department for Education
    • Impact assessment
  2. Rochford Review: final report

    • Standards and Testing Agency
    • Independent report
  3. Rochford Review: interim recommendations

    • Standards and Testing Agency
    • Independent report
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Transparency

  1. Observations on the consistency of moderator judgements

    • Ofqual
    • Research
  2. National curriculum assessments: key stage 2, 2017 (revised)

    • Department for Education
    • National statistics
  3. National curriculum test handbook: 2016 and 2017

    • Standards and Testing Agency
    • Research
  4. National curriculum assessments: key stage 2, 2016 (revised)

    • Department for Education
    • National statistics
  5. Key stage 2 national curriculum test review outcomes: 2017

    • Department for Education and Standards and Testing Agency
    • National statistics
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