Previously Rising Stars and RS Assessment
Confidently assess each of the content domains in every termly test and generate diagnostics about strengths and weaknesses to inform teacher planning.
Save time with papers that are quick and simple to administer and mark, carefully written to ensure a steady progression in demand. Also available in online, auto-marked, interactive format.
Gain free access to our online reporting toolkit, trusted by over 6,000 schools to measure performance, identify gaps in learning and present holistic reports for from Reception to Year 6.
Written by established authors who have years of teaching and test-writing experience and who are passionate about providing high-quality, diagnostic information to assist teachers and support children’s learning.
Free downloadable access to your test guidance and mark schemes.
£19.25 per 10-copy pack of termly tests for each subject and year group.
£1.90 per interactive test credit.
(only available for purchase by schools or MATs)
Guidance on how to access Free Test Guidance, Mark Schemes and Correlation Tables for New PiRA can be found here.
Discover the online, auto-marked, interactive format available for New PiRA and how much time it could save you
New PiRA is also available in a version tailored to Scottish Curriculum for Excellence
Headteacher, Long Crendon School
View and download assessment maps for KS1 and KS2
Headteacher, Little London Community Primary School
Read the latest correlation study for New PiRA to learn about performance indicator updates and National Test predictions
Find out what's new about New PiRA, and what its test outcomes and features mean for you
Headteacher, Griffydam Primary School
Find out how schools and MATs across the UK and internationally have used New PiRA
Learn more about the creators of New PiRA, Colin McCarty and Kate Ruttle
Deputy Head & Assessment Lead, Riverside Primary School
All standardised assessments come with free access to MARK, our powerful online assessment and reporting tool trusted by over 6,000 schools
Deliver diagnostically driven intervention activities for groups and individuals, targeting the areas of weakness demonstrated in your pupils’ assessment results
Termly standardised maths assessments to complement New PiRA. Standardised on over 10,000 pupils in 2019/20/21. Available in paper and auto-marked online format.
Termly tests in grammar, punctuation and spelling that reliably benchmark performance and track progress against national averages.
An introduction to standardised assessments: What are they? How are they standardised? What information do they provide? How can they support your school's teaching and learning?
Familiarise your pupils with National Test-style reading and maths papers whilst confidently measuring termly performance against thousands of pupils nationally.
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Using your assessments outside of the recommended test windows to evaluate what pupils have learned, as well as understanding which areas they need more help with, when testing is rescheduled.