Adding a new grade point scale
Please note: To get to the correct page, please instead go to Students - Assessments - Assessment framework - Grade Sets. Before you set up an assessment, you should check that the grade scale you'll want to use has already been set up. Here's how to add a new scale if it's not already available.
Checking your assessment periods
If you want to use custom assessment periods other than annually, termly etc, you'll need to set them up.
Setting up a summative assessment
Want to set up your summative assessments? Watch this video for a quick demo.
Importing summative assessment marks
Once you've set up your assessments, you can easily import marks or baselines using our import spreadsheet template.
Setting baselines and targets
Please note: To get to the correct page, please instead go to Students - Assessments - Summative tracking. Select the marksheet button, then click Baselines & Targets from the left-hand side. You can set baselines and targets manually using our bulk actions.
Setting up a curriculum assessment
Want to set up your curriculum formative assessments? Watch this video for a quick demo.
Setting up a custom curriculum assessment
Please note: To get to the correct page, please instead go to Students - Assessments - Assessment Catalogue and click the Create new assessment button. Click the Create new curriculum assessment button, then click the Upload custom curriculum button. Watch this video to learn how to create your own custom curriculum assessment using our spreadsheet template import.
Using curriculum assessments to suggest summative assessment grades
In they use the same grade scale, you can use your curriculum assessments to suggest a mark for your summative assessments. Here's how to analyse this.
Inputting assessment marks as a teacher
This video for teachers demonstrates how they can access the marksheets for their classes assessments, and how to input marks.
Assessments from the student profile
This video demonstrates how to view assessment results at student profile level.
School Assessment Measures
Want to see key assessment statistics at a glance? You should set up School Assessment Measures to display on your Assessment Overview Dashboard. Here's how to set them up.
Analysing your curriculum assessments
Please note: To get to the correct page, please instead go to Students - Assessments - Formative tracking - Analysis. Here's a quick introduction to the analysis available with curriculum assessments.
Analysing your summative assessments
Here's a quick introduction to the analysis available with summative assessments.
Using interventions with assessments
You can easily enrol struggling students into an intervention right from the assessment marksheet. This video will demonstrate how you can use interventions to boost assessment results.
Copying your assessments to this year
Each year, you'll need to add the assessments you'll be using to your assessment policy. Watch this video to find out how, and get your assessments ready for the new school year.