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Scottish National Standardised Assessments: national report for academic year 2017-2018

Published: 11 Dec 2018
Directorate:
Learning Directorate
Part of:
Education
ISBN:
9781787814554

The report by ACER UK provides a summary of outcomes at a national level on the Scottish National Standardised Assessments.

104 page PDF

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104 page PDF

2.8 MB

Contents
Scottish National Standardised Assessments: national report for academic year 2017-2018
Appendix 1: Assessments completed during the 2017 to 2018 academic year

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Appendix 1: Assessments completed during the 2017 to 2018 academic year

The 2017 to 2018 academic year was the first year of implementation for the SNSA. In total, 579,879 assessments were completed across Scotland over the course of the year – about 95% of the possible maximum total of assessments available for children and young people in P1, P4, P7 and S3[11]. Table 2 shows this total, split by assessment.

Table 2: SNSA 2017 to 2018 completion rates by assessment

Assessment Assessments completed Number of learners enrolled Percentage completed
Primary 1 Numeracy 2017–18 55,016 57,332 96%
Primary 1 Literacy 2017–18 54,723 57,332 95%
Primary 4 Numeracy 2017–18 56,502 58,299 97%
Primary 4 Reading 2017–18 56,338 58,299 97%
Primary 4 Writing Skills 2017–18 56,451 58,299 97%
Primary 7 Numeracy 2017–18 53,681 55,718 96%
Primary 7 Reading 2017–18 53,561 55,718 96%
Primary 7 Writing Skills 2017–18 53,351 55,718 96%
Secondary 3 Numeracy 2017–18 46,842 51,857 90%
Secondary 3 Reading 2017–18 46,863 51,857 90%
Secondary 3 Writing Skills 2017–18 46,551 51,857 90%
Total 579,879 612,286 95%

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