Statutory Written agreement between subscribing schools and Cheshire East LA for the continued provision of Assessment and Moderation services
The purpose of this statutory agreement is to enable academies to continue to use the services provided by Cheshire East LA, to Moderate teacher assessment KS1 and KS2 Writing. All academies must by the date specified by STA log on NCA tools and state which LA is providing moderation for the academy
The service requires that the school enters into an annual agreement with the LA, and that the LA provide statutory monitoring of KS2 tests and the phonics check plus moderation of KS1 TA and KS2 TA writing on a four year cycle against the ARA. EFA funding for this work is provided on an annual basis to Academies at the Rate of £600 per year within the funding agreement.
In addition, the service will provide ongoing statutory monitoring of KS1 and KS2 National Tests and the Phonics screening test. As previously, the provision of this service will be compliant with the DfE guidance provided for this work.
DfE statutory Guidance for the current year is provided in the assessment and recording arrangements ARA Available on dfe.gov.uk and will be refreshed on an annual basis as the guidance is issued.