Assessment at Mount Carmel
Through assessment at Mount Carmel, we aim:
-To enable our children to demonstrate what they know, understand and can do in their work.
-To allow teaching teams to plan work that accurately reflects the needs of each child.
- To help our children understand what they need to do next to improve their work.
-To provide regular information for families that enables them to support their child’s learning.
- To contribute towards accountability data
Assessment in EYFS
Assessment in KS1 and KS2
Teachers continually use their skills in assessment to monitor pupil progress against the curriculum.
Formal assessment tests take place in English and Maths (GL Progress Tests) at week 10, 20 and 30. These tests help teachers and senior leaders track the progress of individual pupils towards reaching the Age Related Expectations by the end of the year. Judgements in English and Maths are made termly and are shared and moderated by the middle and senior leaders. Pupil progress meeting take place termly to support the assessment process, ensure accuracy and plan intervention groups.
Statutory Assessments 2021/22 academic year
Reception Baseline Assessment: Reception baseline assessment for each child in Reception will be completed in the first 6 weeks of the Autumn Term
Key stage 1 Assessments/ tests: Will be administered during May 2022.
Phonics Screening Check: Will be administered week commencing Monday 13 June 2022
Key Stage 2 Tests: The tests are timetabled from Monday 9 May to Thursday 12 May 2022.
Monday 9 May 2022- English grammar, punctuation and spelling papers 1 and 2
Tuesday 10 May 2022-English reading
Wednesday 11 May 2022- Mathematics papers 1 and 2
Thursday 12 May 2022- Mathematics paper 3
Multiplication Tables Check: Will be administered in the 3-week period from Monday 6 June 2022.
Schools should administer the multiplication tables check within the 3-week period from Monday 6 June 2022.
For more information please click on the parent guides below