• Assessment

    Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)

    At the end of the Foundation Stage (F2 or reception) the children will each be assessed using the Early Years Foundation Stage early learning goals and on the Development Matters age related expectations. This assesses the children in all the areas of development and children are identified as 'Emerging, Expected or Exceeding the expectations' for the end of the year. 

    Phonics Screening 

    in Year 1 the children are assessed on the national Phonics screening check to assess their phonic knowledge and application of the skills.

    National Curriculum Statutory Tests

    National Curriculum assessment at Holgate Primary takes place in Year 2 and Year 6. These tests are frequently referred to as SATs. Seven and eleven year olds are assessed in English, Maths and Science. The results are included in the end of year reports written to parents.