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Year 7 resits of SATS

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GettinTrimmer Thu 12-May-16 08:45:44

I've googled but can't find a link or anything to confirm that it's definite that year 7s may have to resit SATS, only found news articles from last year. Can someone tell me/provide link? Thanks.

noblegiraffe Thu 12-May-16 10:49:13

Not for current Y6, but for current Y5. As far as we know it's still going ahead but there is supposed to be a consultation about how to implement it and this hasn't opened despite ministers being asked repeatedly when this will be.

member Thu 12-May-16 10:54:51

Yes, what Noble said except that on TES yesterday, someone was suggesting consultation would be occurring this autumn.

GettinTrimmer Thu 12-May-16 15:13:10

Thanks for replies - dd will be relieved, in old money she would be a safe Level 5, sound ability, but doesn't think she's done well in the tests, and was concerned that she'd have to resit as she'd heard something on the news - I've not mentioned SATS to her.

littlequestion Thu 12-May-16 17:02:53

We were firmly told by primary school that resits WOULD apply for this year's Year 6 - I read elsewhere (on mumsnet) that they were optional though.

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