Schools must keep these periods free for administering the national curriculum assessments at key stages 1 and 2.
|May 2020||Key Stage 1 test period|
Week commencing Monday 8 June 2019
|Phonics screening check week|
|Monday 11 May 2019||English grammar, punctuation and spelling papers 1 and 2|
|Tuesday 12 May 2019||English reading|
|Wednesday 13 May 2019||Mathematics papers 1 and 2|
|Thursday 14 May 2019||Mathematics paper 3|
Schools should administer the multiplication tables check within the 3-week period from Monday 8 June 2020. Schools are strongly encouraged to administer the check within the first 2 weeks, leaving sufficient time in the final week for pupils who were absent or in case of any delays due to unforeseen issues such as technical difficulties.