Key stage 1 assessments: specification for the 2014 data return

This document provides information and guidance to users submitting data for the key stage 1 (KS1) assessments data return in 2014.


Key stage 1 assessments data return 2014: business specification


This specification is for:

It contains:

  • the business rationale for the return
  • changes to the 2014 return
  • assessment module descriptions
  • methods for importing data into local authorities’ information systems
  • XML formats and messages
  • validation check information

This guide must be read in conjunction with the current version of the Common basic data set (CBDS).

Published 10 April 2014