Pupils excel at Year 6 tests
PUPILS in Bucks average some of the highest scores in England for reading skills.
The average score for reading for pupils in the county was 105, one of the highest averages in England. In Bucks 56% of pupils reached the expected level in reading, writing and maths in this year’s Key Stage 2 tests.
In 2016, the national curriculum introduced by the Government to be more challenging was assessed for the first time.
Across England, 53% of pupils reached the new expected standard of 100 reading, writing and maths in 2016.