Tests and Assessments
What will happen to exams?
Children in Year 6 who would be taking end of KS2 assessment, children in Year 4 who would have been taking the new timestable check, children in Year 2 who would have been formally assessed with a mixture of tests and teacher assessment and children in Year 1 would would have taken the phonics check will not be formally assessed during this academic year.
Primary assessments, including SATs, and exams, including GCSEs, AS levels and A levels, will not go ahead this summer.
The exam regulator, Ofqual, and exam boards will work with teachers and other educational staff to provide grades to students whose exams have been cancelled this summer. Further information is available for schools and colleges, students and parents on how qualifications will be awarded in summer 2020.