Key Stage 3

Year 7 to 8

Cambridge Secondary 1 Progression Tests

  • Provide detailed information about the performance of each pupil for stages 7 and 8 of the curriculum.
  • Enable teachers to give structured feedback of pupils performance.
  • Enable teachers to compare the strengths and weaknesses of individuals and groups.
  • Are marked by school teachers.
  • Come with clear guidance, standards and mark schemes.
  • Can be used at any time during the year.
  • Can be downloaded securely online.

Cambridge Secondary 1 Checkpoint

  • Is a test to assess learning at the end of Cambridge Secondary 1 and provide evidence of readiness for the next stage.
  • Is available for English, Mathematics and Science.
  • Feedback reports show how pupils have performed in relation to the curriculum, their learning group, the whole school and against all learners who have taken tests in that series around the world
  • Tests are marked in Cambridge to provide an international benchmark of pupil performance.
  • Pupils receive a statement of achievement and a diagnostic feedback report.