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.

Children that were due to take the 2021 SATs left primary school did not have to take the 2022 SATs.

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

2021 KS2 SATs Dates

Date Exam
Monday 10 May 2021 Grammar, Punctuation & Spelling - Paper 1 (cancelled)
Grammar, Punctuation & Spelling - 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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