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Standardised Testing in Primary Schools

4th December 2012 | News

Standardised testing in primary schools is a key part of the National Literacy and Numeracy Strategy.    

These measures included the implementation of standardised testing at 2nd, 4th and 6th class in primary school and the reporting of the information from these tests to parents, boards of management and the Department of Education and Skills. Schools should log on to to input their data on standardised testing. Data on standardised testing should be uploaded by schools no later than 20 December 2012.

Circulars 0056/2011 and 0018/2012 asked schools to implement a range of measures relating to the National Literacy and Numeracy Strategy.  


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Address: Qualifications, Curriculum and Assessment Policy Unit, Department of Education and Skills, Block 2 Marlborough Street, Dublin 1
Phone: (01) 889 6722 Fax: (01) 889 2040

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