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Last updated on 16 October 2018
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School types: All · School phases: Primary

You should use the pre-Key Stage 2 standards to assess pupils working below the standard of the SATs. Learn how to use standards and how pupils assessed using the pre-Key Stage standards are included in performance measures.

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  1. Assessing pupils working below the standard of the test
  2. How to use the standards
  3. Teacher assessment data must be submitted for every pupil
  4. All pupils are counted in school-level performance measures

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