These tests are only for children who are in Years 4 – 6 it is optional and not compulsory. The tests are Australian based which focuses on children’s higher order thinking skills. Children in Year 4 – 6 can sit the tests in the following subjects.
Science: 18th August, week 5 of term 3
English: 25th August, week 6 of term 3
Maths: 1st September, week 7 of term 3
They do not directly reflect the NZ Curriculum but are great for practising exam technique. All tests will now be done online. The cost for each test is $17.50 and this can be paid via Kindo on our school website www.ponsprim.school.nz (blue school payment button(Kindo) in the quick links near the bottom of the page) or at the school office. Registration and payment for these tests must be made by 29th of May, week 7 of term 2.