Phonics screening check data collection: closed collections

Documents for software suppliers and anyone else interested in past phonics screening check data collections.

If you are looking for documents for the current data collection, visit our guide to submitting data for the phonics screening check data collection.

The documents on this page relate to recently closed phonics screening check data collections, including:

  • the scope of the return
  • technical specifications
  • what data needed to be submitted to us

You can find documents related to earlier phonics screening check data collections on the National Archives website. Note: the search function is not available on archived content so please use the filters on the left of each page.

2017 collection information

2016 collection information

2015 collection information

2014 collection information

2013 collection information

2012 collection information

Published 3 February 2014
Last updated 12 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added closed 2017 guide and technical specification.
  2. Added closed 2016 guide and technical specification.
  3. Added 2015 technical specification and guide.
  4. This page now only contains documents relating to closed phonics screening check data collections.
  5. Added technical specification for 2015 data collection.
  6. Added 'Phonics screening check data collection 2014: guide', 'Phonics and key stage 1 data collections 2014: COLLECT guide', 'Phonics screening check data collection 2014: input sheet'.
  7. First published.