Key stage 2 tests: test administration guidance (TAG)

Guidance for headteachers, teachers and teaching assistants on administering the 2016 key stage 2 national curriculum tests (SATs).



This guidance will be updated for the 2017 test cycle in March.

If you’re involved in administering the key stage 2 tests in 2016 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