Holiday Dates and Statutory Test Dates

Holiday dates for the academic year 2021/2022 can be viewed below.

Please also see more information on school attendance and punctuality.

If you need to request special absence leave from school, please complete the request for absence form and email it back to the school office.  Unless there are exceptional circumstances, any request for leave in school term time will be marked unauthorised by the Headteacher. 


Statutory Test dates for 2021-22

 KS2 SATs 2022

Here are the dates for when the National KS2 SATs will take place in May 2022.
Monday 9th May to Thursday 12th May 2022.

Here is the timetable for KS2 SAT week 2022




English grammar, punctuation and spelling test

Paper 1: short answer questions (45 minutes)

Paper 2: spelling (15 minutes)

Monday 9th May

English reading test

Paper 1: Reading comprehension (60 minutes)

Tuesday 10th May


Paper 1: arithmetic (30 minutes)

Paper 2: reasoning (40 minutes)

Wednesday 11th May


Paper 3: reasoning (40 minutes)

Thursday 12th May


KS1 Assessments for Year 2 children

KS1 test period is over the month of May.  The children will complete KS1 SAT papers - this is timetabled by the school but all have to completed in the month of May.


Phonics Screening Check for Year 2 children

The children did not complete their phonics screening check at the end of Year 1 (due to the pandemic) so they will complete it towards the end of the Autumn term (November) in Year 2.


Phonics Screening Check for Year 1 children

Year 1 children will complete their phonics screening check in the week beginning Monday 6th June 2022.


Multiplication check for Year 4 children

Year 4 children will complete the multiplication check within the 3 week periods starting Monday 6th June 2022.

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