Performance data

At the end of Key Stage 2 children are judged to be either working at the expected standard or not. Some children may be judged to be working above the expected standard.

The table below shows the percentage of children achieving the expected standard and the percentage achieving a ‘high’ level of attainment. A pupil awarded a scaled score of 100 or more has met the expected standard in each test.

Key Stage 2 SATs Results 2019

Reading KS2 :

Dorchester Primary School – Expected standard – 61%
Dorchester Primary School – Greater depth – 25%

Writing KS2:

DorchesterPrimary School – Expected standard – 77%
Dorchester Primary School – Greater depth – 18%

Maths KS2:

Dorchester Primary School – Expected standard – 77%
Dorchester Primary School – Greater depth – 11%

* For a pupil to achieve the expected standard in reading and maths they must achieve a scaled score of 100+ in the corresponding tests.

* For a pupil to be working at greater depth in reading and maths they must achieve a scaled score of 110+ in the corresponding tests.

The average scaled score at Dorchester Primary School for reading is 104

The average scaled score at Dorchester Primary School for maths is 103

* Average progress made in KS2

National average progress is always 0. Schools that make less progress receive a negative number rating, schools that make more progress receive a positive rating.

Average progress in reading -0.41

Average progress in GPS -0.03

Average progress in maths -1.34

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