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Last reviewed on 10 November 2021
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School types: All · School phases: Primary

Get an overview of how KS2 SATs will work in 2021/22. Download and share this QuickRead with colleagues as a ready-made resource.

Key Stage (KS) 2 SATs are back for 2021/22

They're scheduled for Monday 9 to Thursday 12 May 2022.

However, performance tables won’t be published at the end of the year, and there’ll be no science sampling this year.

The DfE will share results securely with primary schools, academy trusts, local authorities (LAs) and Ofsted for school improvement purposes. See more about this here.

Stay on top of key dates

Download our schedule to get an overview of key deadlines and actions throughout the process.   

Share practice test materials to help teachers prepare

These resources include test papers from previous years, mark schemes and commentary for the tests. Look at them alongside these test frameworks to find out:

Scaled scores are used to report KS2

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