Each year our students in Year 3 and Year 5 participate in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). This year our school is moving to NAPLAN online.
NAPLAN tests the sorts of skills that are essential for every child to progress through school and life. It is important to remember that NAPLAN tests are not pass/fail tests. At the classroom level it is one of a number of important tools used by teachers to measure student progress.
NAPLAN complements school assessment and provides nationally comparable data.
The assessments are undertaken nationwide, every year, usually in the second full week in May.
NAPLAN tests the four areas (or domains) of:
Further information can be found via the Useful links section on the right of this page and the NAPLAN website.