Analysis and Marking Service

A snapshot of pupils’ performance

How to order

To order, complete the AMS order form and email your completed form to:, or fax it to 01753 790114, or post it to AMS, NFER, The Mere, Upton Park, Slough, SL1 2DQ.

Please ensure you have read our terms and conditions before you order.

The standard administration fee (see below) is a non-refundable payment due at the time of order. The remainder of the payment will be invoiced once you have received your results. If you are sending a cheque, please make it payable to NFER. Alternatively, we can invoice you for the amount due once we have received your order.

Key Dates

Order by 9 June 2017
Tests collected  30 June 2017
Reports available w/b 4 September

If you placed your order before 7 April 2017, tests will be collected on 24 May 2017 and reports will be ready w/b 3 July 2017. 


The standard administration fee is £185. In addition there is a charge per pupil (see table below).

Cost per pupil
Test subject Year 3 Year 4 Year 5
Mathematics £4.55 £4.70 £4.85
Reading £2.85 £3.00 £3.10
Grammar and punctuation £2.85 £3.00 £3.10

All prices exclude VAT.


Order our Analysis and Marking Service, and receive a 7.5% discount on NFER Tests summer tests marked in 2017, excluding spelling tests. You will need to order the summer tests at the same time as the Analysis and Marking Service. Find out more here.

The service is available for any combination of Years, subjects and any number of pupils. The below table gives example costs based on 30, 60 or 90 pupils per year group. 


  30 pupils per
year group
60 pupils per
year group
90 pupils per
year group
Admin Fee per school
(applied to all orders)
£185 £185 £185
Year 3 reading, mathematics and grammar and punctuation £307.50 £615 £922.50
Year 4 reading, mathematics and grammar and punctuation £321 £642 £963
Year 5 reading, mathematics and grammar and punctuation £331.50 £663 £994.50
Total for all year groups
(including admin fee)
£1145 £2105 £3065


Please note: These prices do not include NFER Tests Suite 2. These will need to be ordered separately.