Test level age guide

A quick guide to PTE levels

Please refer to the table below to see the target year groups and age range covered for each test level.

PTE Level Autumn term PTE Level Spring / Summer term Year Group Age of Year Group Key Stage
  Level 5 Reception 4 -5 Early Years
Level 5 Level 6 Year 1 5 - 6 KS1
Level 6 Level 7 Year 2 6 - 7 KS1
Level 7 Level 8 Year 3 7 - 8 KS2
Level 8 Level 9 Year 4 8 - 9 KS2
Level 9 Level 10 Year 5 9 - 10 KS2
Level 10 Level 11 Year 6 10 - 11 KS2
Level 11T Level 12 Year 7 11 - 12 KS3
Level 12 Level 13 Year 8 12- 13 KS3
Level 13 Level 14 Year 9 13 - 14 KS3
Level 14   Year 10 14 - 15 KS4