2021 SATs Papers

In 2021, the SATs tests were due to be given to children in Year 2 (KS1 SATs) and Year 6 (KS2 SATs).

2021 KS1 & KS2 SATs

The 2021 KS2 SATs were due start in the week commencing 10th May 2021.

However, following a rapid rise in the number of cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) within the UK throughout the end of December 2020 and the beginning of January 2021, Gavin Williamson (the Education Secretary) announced that all GCSEs, A-Levels, AS-Levels and other exams would be cancelled.

The original 2021 KS2 SATs Exam Timetable can be found below:

2021 KS2 SATs Dates

Date Exam
Monday 10 May 2021 Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar - Paper 1 (cancelled)
Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar - Paper 2 (cancelled)
Tuesday 11 May 2021 English Reading (cancelled)
Wednesday 12 May 2021 Maths Paper 1 (Arithmetic) (cancelled)
Maths Paper 2 (Reasoning) (cancelled)
Thursday 13 May 2021 Maths Paper 3 (Reasoning) (cancelled)

2021 SATs Results

As the 2021 KS2 SATs were never taken, there are no results for the Department for Education to publish.


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