Just a quick question about the cats tests, I am going through my daughter's results. It says how many attempted and how many correct with the raw score. Does anyone know how many actual questions there are, and do they grade them out of how many correct for those attempted? If child left several out (due to illness) would this also bring score down?
I've never heard of a parent seeing the CATS paper before. That's the one they did way back in year 5, with no preparation? If a child was ill on the day of that test, I would expect the primary to maybe have pulled them and let them sit it later. The kids tend to be quite relaxed when taking the test, as the schools don't put them under pressure (unlike SATS