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Multiplication tables check: information for parents

Information for parents about the multiplication tables check, taking place in June 2022.



The multiplication tables check (MTC) is statutory for primary schools in the 2021/22 academic year.

This leaflet is for schools to use with parents when explaining what the multiplication tables check is.

It includes information about:

  • why schools are doing the check
  • what happens during the check
  • access arrangements
  • how the results data is used
Published 3 March 2020
Last updated 8 November 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated for the 2021/22 academic year.

  2. Updated with information about the 2021/22 academic year.

  3. Updated 'How the results will be used?' section.

  4. Leaflet updated for 2020/21.

  5. First published.