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Phonics screening check data collection 2015: guide

How local authorities should complete and return the 2015 phonics screening check data collection.

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This guide explains how to collect and submit returns from all:

  • local-authority-maintained schools
  • academies
  • special schools
  • free schools

Phonics teaches people to read by relating sounds with letters and words. The phonics screening check is designed to check whether pupils understand phonics to an appropriate standard.