Test level age guide

A quick guide to Progress Test in Science (PTS) levels

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

PTS Level Autumn term PTS Level Spring / Summer term Year Group Age of Year Group Key Stage
  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   Year 7 11 - 12 KS3
  Level 13 Year 8 12- 13 KS3
Level 13 Level 14 Year 9 13 - 14 KS3