In some schools optional SATs were used up until 2015 to assess children's progress at the end of the school year. Only a very limited number of official optional SATs papers were available to parents for Y3, Y4 and Y5 English and maths (you can download them for free from TheSchoolRun), so we commissioned our own 'mock' papers.
From 2016, new SATs exams are being introduced in line with the revised 2014 National Curriculum. These mock papers, available exclusively to TheSchoolRun subscribers, are based on the old-style optional SATs but will still offer your child extra practice opportunities and have been written to reflect the kind of questions they'll find in the official papers.
Year 3 maths optional SATs, set A includes:
- Y3 maths SATs practice paper A
- Mental maths pupil answer sheet
- Mental maths test transcript for the parent to read
- Mark scheme
All the papers and marking materials have been merged into one easy download.
Official SATs in KS1 and KS2
You'll find answers to all your questions about SATs in Year 2 in Your KS1 SATs questions answered.
To download Year 6 official SATs papers, and read about how the Y6 tests are changing and find out more about the KS2 Grammar, punctuation and spelling test read our information about KS2 SATs.