Key stage 2 SATs results


Tuesday saw the release of key stage 2 test (SATs) results to schools and announcement of the national figures, which showed that 64% of pupils met the expected standard in all of reading, writing and mathematics at key stage 2.

The reformed assessments were first taken in 2016, at which point 53% of pupils achieved the expected standard. The proportion has risen year-on-year and was 61% in 2017.

In 2017, 74% of pupils met the expected standard in reading, 78% met the expected standard in writing, 76% in maths and 78% in the grammar, punctuation and spelling test (GPS).