KS1 and KS2 SATS Tests

In the summer term each year, children in Year 2 and Year 6 complete tests known as Standard Assessment Tests  (SATs). These tests in English and Maths reflect the current National Curriculum which has been in place since 2014, and have been intended to be more rigorous than previous years.


The links below provide parents with specific information relating to the SATS and sets out to answer some commonly asked questions. 

Link to DfE KS1 and KS2 Past Tests and Sample Papers




Click on Department for Education (DfE) icon above to access and view KS1 and KS2 Test Materials.

Test Dates 2018-2019


Phonics Screening Week for Year 1 Pupils is week commencing 10th June 2019


KS1 Year 2 SATs Test Dates 2018-2019

Maths and English SATs tests will take place during the month of May.

  • May 2019: English Reading Test Paper 1
  • May 2019: English Reading Test Paper 2
  • May 2019: English SPaG Test- Grammar/Punctuation
  • May 2019: English SPaG Test- Spelling
  • May 2019: Maths Paper 1 (Arithmetic)
  • May 2019: Maths Paper 2 (Reasoning)


KS2 Year 6 SATs Test Dates 2018-2019

The dates that the National KS2 SATs will take place in May 2019 are from Monday 13th May 2019 to Thursday 16th May 2019.

  • Monday May 13th 2019: SPaG Test
  • Tuesday May 14th 2019: Reading Test
  • Wednesday May 15th 2019: Maths Paper 1 (Arithmetic)
  • Wednesday May 15th 2019: Maths Paper 2 (Reasoning)
  • Thursday May 16th 2019: Maths Paper 3 (Reasoning)