Access Arrangements

Assessment Materials for Access Arrangements


Suitable and Approved Tests for JCQ (GCSE/”A” Level) and C.I.E. (IGCSE) Access Arrangements
Form 8 Section C :


This section details the tests which may be used for determining a need for candidate access arrangements. If you are still unsure or have a specialist query you may contact our clinical assessment consultants for advice by using this link.
 

Reading Accuracy, Speed and/or Comprehension
(Standard Scores below 85 or 16th Centile)

Wrat 5  Wrat 4 Academic Achievement Battery  Diagnostic Reading Assessment

Wide Range Achievement Test - WRAT 5  or
Hodder Oral Reading Test - HORT or
Academic Achievement Battery - AAB or
Diagnostic Reading Analysis - DRA

Writing Skills
(Spelling Standard Score below 85 or 16th Centile)

Wrat 5 Academic Achievement Battery Graed Word Spelling Test

Wide Range Achievement Test - WRAT 5  or
Academic Achievement Battery - AAB or
Graded Word Spelling Test  - GWST


 
 Evidence for Extra Time (Processing Speed)
 
Academic Achievement Battery Diagnostic Reading Assessment

Academic Achievement Battery - AAB or
Diagnostic Reading Analysis - DRA



Suitable Tests for Key Stage 2 access arrangements

 

A1. Additional Time
(Standard Score below 85 – Centile 16)

 

Academic Achievement Battery Wrat 4 Diagnostic Reading Assessment

Academic Achievement Battery - AAB or
Hodder Oral Reading Test - HORT or
Diagnostic Reading Analysis - DRA

A2. Reading Speed
 

Academic Achievement Battery Wrat 4 Diagnostic Reading Assessment

Academic Achievement Battery - AAB or
Hodder Oral Reading Test - HORT or
Diagnostic Reading Analysis - DRA

A5. Significant Discrepancy between cognitive/literacy scores as in A1 or A2
 

Writ Slosson Full Range Intelligence Ctest TONI-4

Wide Range Intelligence Test - WRIT or
Slosson Full Range Intelligence Test -S-FRIT or
Test of Non Verbal Intelligence - TONI-4

Eligibility for Reader (Reading Age below 9 years)
 

Academic Achievement Battery Wrat 4  Diagnostic Reading Assessment

Academic Achievement Battery - AAB or
Hodder Oral Reading Test - HORT or
Diagnostic Reading Analysis - DRA

Eligibility for Transcript/Word Processor or Amanuensis (Scribe)
 

Academic Achievement Battery Wrat 4 Graed Word Spelling Test

Academic Achievement Battery - AAB or
Wide Range Achievement Test - WRAT 5  or
Graded Word Spelling Test  - GWST