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Year 1 phonics screening check

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Last updated on 14 October 2016
School types: Maintained, Academy · School phases: Primary
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What is the year 1 phonics screening check? The phonics screening test will take place the week commencing 12 June 2017. We look at what it involves, which pupils must take it and how the results will be used.

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Contents

  1. 1 What is the year 1 phonics screening check?
  2. 2 Reporting and using the results of the phonics checks

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