ARK Year 6 SATs Programme

Year 6 SATs exams are held during May of each year. This is a compulsory exam for children aged between 10 and 11 as part of the National Curriculum Assessment Programme. Children sit for SATs exam after they have taken the 11 Plus entrance exam or the Private School Entrance Exam.

From 2016 the SATs exams are taking a new style and more rigorous to reflect the new National Curriculum. The New SATs English Test includes reading, spelling, punctuation and grammar. The New SATs Maths Test include arithmetic, mathematical fluency, solving problems and reasoning.

ARK Year 6 SATs programme has developed to reflect the new National Curriculum and structured to enable children to prepare for the SATs programme addressing each paper.

SATs KS2 Test Dates 2018

Date Test
14th May
English grammar, punctuation and spelling papers 1 and 2
15th May
English Reading
16th May
Mathematics papers 1 and 2
17th May
Mathematics papers 3

Year 6 Timetable

Tuesday Thursday Saturday Sunday
5:00-7:00 5.00pm-7.00pm 1.30pm-3.30pm 10.00am-12.00pm
Full 1 Place available 2 Places available 2 Places available

Year 6 SATs Mathematics

Mathematics: Arithmetic. Prepare Children for Paper 1. Children will learn and improve;

  • Fractions, Decimals and Percentages and their relationship
  • Square numbers
  • Rounding numbers
  • Rounding numbers
  • Mathematics: Reasoning.Prepare Children for Paper 2 and 3. Children will learn and improve;

  • Geometry
  • Ratios and proportions
  • Charts and tables
  • Units and measures (Eg time, money, temperature, weight, volume etc)
  • Shapes and their properties (including triangles, hexagons and their angles)
  • Roman numerals
  • Statistics (Mean, mode and median)
  • Children will learn problem solving in context and practice worded questions which involve above topics. Children will effectively use their Arithmetic and Reasoning knowledge in context.

    Year 6 SATs Results 2016

    Name Maths English
    Mariya Husain Above Standard Above Standard
    Sameera Ali Above Standard Above Standard
    Zara Dahir Above Standard Above Standard
    Muhammad Ali Above Standard Achieved Standard

    Year 6 SATs English

    English: Comprehension. Children will be taught how to read and understand the structure, meaning and purpose of a passage of text.

    English: Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation. Children will learn and improve;

  • Nouns, verbs, pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, determiners, conjunctions, clauses etc.
  • Subjunctive verbs, passive and active voices, subordinate clauses etc.
  • The use and application of capital letters, commas, inverted commas, apostrophes, colons, semi-colons, hyphens etc.Develop pleasure in reading
  • Suffixes, homophones, synonyms and antonyms
  • Spelling
  • Year 3 Maths