Key stage 1 tests: test administration guidance (TAG)

Guidance for headteachers, teachers and teaching assistants on administering the 2017 key stage 1 national curriculum tests.


Key stage 1: test administration guidance


This guidance will be updated for the 2018 test cycle in March 2018.

If you’re involved in administering the key stage 1 tests in 2017 you should prepare by reading this test administration guidance (TAG). It includes information about:

  • planning for the tests
  • receiving test materials
  • administering and marking the tests