Walkington Primary School – KS2 SATs Results 2016

What are SATs?

SATs are statutory assessments carried out by all schools. They assess how your child’s abilities compare nationally with other children in the same year group. Your child will be assessed at Key Stage 1 (KS1) during Year 2, at age 7. Further SATs testing takes place at Key Stage 2 (KS2), when your child will take part in National Curriculum tests in English, maths and the new grammar test at the end of Year 6 (usually age 11).

Key Stage 2


Achieving Expected Standard – Reading

Walkington Primary 93%
National 66%



Achieving Greater Depth – Reading

Walkington Primary 30%
National 19%



Average scale score for English reading test is 107


Achieving Expected Standard – Writing

Walkington Primary 93%
National 74%



Achieving Greater Depth – Writing

Walkington Primary 18%
National 15%




Achieving Expected Standard – Maths

Walkington Primary 98%
National 70%



Achieving Greater Depth – Maths

Walkington Primary 28%
National 17%




Achieving Expected Standard – Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling:

Walkington Primary 100%
National 72%



Achieving Greater Depth – Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling:

Walkington Primary 35%
National 23%




Combined Expected – Reading, Writing and Mathematics:

Walkington Primary 85%
National 53%

Achieving Greater Depth – Reading, Writing and Mathematics:

Walkington Primary 10%
National 5%




Further Information

* For a pupil to achieve the expected standard in reading and maths they must achieve a scaled score of 100+ in the corresponding tests.


* For a pupil to be working at greater depth in reading and maths they must achieve a scaled score of 110+ in the corresponding tests.


The average combined scaled score at Walkington Primary School for reading and maths is 107.2, significantly above the national average.


The average scaled score at Walkington Primary School for reading  is 107.4
The average scaled score at Walkington Primary School for maths  is 107.0


* Click here for a table that illustrates average progress made in KS2