Future test dates
||NAPLAN test period
||15 - 17 May
||14 - 16 May
||12 - 14 May
Additional important information
All schools will be undertaking NAPLAN as paper-based tests in 2017. The transition to NAPLAN online will commence from 2018.
Your school may also be randomly selected to participate in NAPLAN item trial testing (early to mid-August) or equating testing (1 to 4 weeks prior to NAPLAN test week). The selected schools are required to participate in these activities. For more information, you can download the fact sheet on small scale tests ( 447 KB).
NAP sample assessments
In 2016, NAP — civics and citizenship will be held on the following dates:
Future NAP sample assessments:
||NAP sample assessment
||NAP — information and communication technology (ICT) literacy
||NAP — science literacy