DfE – Provisional information on the 2018 phonics screening check and assessments at key stage 1, including breakdowns by pupil characteristics.
DfE – Statistics on national curriculum assessments at key stage 1 and phonics screening check results.
DfE – Research into the impact of early education at ages 2 to 4 on child outcomes at age 4, and the importance of the early years home environment.
DfE/STA – Provisional 2018 key stage 2 results for pupils in schools in England at national, regional and local authority level.
DfE – Pupils across the country celebrate success in new gold-standard GCSE qualifications. TES – GCSE results: Top grades up for first time in seven years. BBC News – GCSE results rise despite […]
BBC News – A-level students have been awarded the highest proportion of As and A*s since 2012, amid changes toughening the exams in England. DfE – Next generation of young people gaining […]
BBC News – There has been a further improvement in Welsh students’ performance at the top grades at A level.
BBC News – More boys than girls have achieved the top A-Level grade in Northern Ireland for the first time.
DfE/STA – Provisional statistics for 2018 national curriculum assessments at key stage 2.
STA – Information leaflet about the key stage 2 national curriculum assessment results (often referred to as SATs).
STA – Information for headteachers, teachers, governors and local authorities about scaled scores and the expected standard for the 2018 national curriculum tests. STA – 2018 key stage 2 scaled score conversion […]
DfE – Guide for schools, colleges and local authorities on new measures in the 2017 to 2018 performance tables – updated 9 October 2018.
TES – Secondary schools’ Progress 8 scores are being undermined by the performance of pupils from primary schools with “anomalously high” results, new research suggests. Education Datalab – Difficult questions about some schools’ […]
STA – Information about the development of an assessment for pupils in reception to measure their progress in primary schools from 2020. DfE – New measure for fairer recording of primary school performance.
DfE/STA – Measuring progress in primary schools: update published April 2018 (following Government response to Primary Assessment consultation published September 2017).