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Life Without Levels - A Parent's Guide

Many parents and careers will be aware that the Government has recently changed the way schools assess student progress.

One key change is that schools will no longer use levels (4a, 5c, 5b, etc.) to assess students.

Please download and read the guide below for information on how your child will be assessed at Kirk Balk Academy.


Life-after-levels-guide-for-parents.pdf


Parents may also find it useful to view our Benchmark target progression grids to assess the progress their child is making and, by tracking forward along the line, the projected outcome grade their child would receive at the end of Y11.


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