SATs are national tests that children take twice during their primary school life. Firstly, at the end of Key Stage 1 (KS1) in Year 2, and then secondly, at the end of Key Stage 2 (KS2) in Year 6. These standardised tests are actually known as End of Key Stage Tests and Assessments, but most people know them as SATs. The following gives an overview of each:
Below is a similar overview for Key Stage 2:
If you have a child entering Year 2 or 6, you will be kept informed about SATs, but feel free to contact school if you would like more information. You may wish to visit our Home Learning section for links to resources you can use at home.