NAPLAN test timetables

Where possible, schools may arrange for individual students who are absent at the time of testing to complete missed tests at another time during the relevant testing window.  

NAPLAN 2019 paper test

Individual students are not permitted to sit the paper tests after Friday 17 May 2019.

 Year

Tuesday 14 May

Wednesday 15 May

Thursday 16 May

Year 3

Language conventions: 45 minutes

Writing: 40 minutes

Reading: 45 minutes

Numeracy: 45 minutes

Year 5

Language conventions:45 minutes

Writing:40 minutes

Reading: 50 minutes

Numeracy: 50 minutes

Year 7

Language conventions: 45 minutes

Writing: 40 minutes

Reading: 65 minutes

Numeracy: 65 minutes

Year 9

Language conventions: 45 minutes

Writing: 40 minutes

Reading: 65 minutes

Numeracy: 65 minutes

 

NAPLAN 2019 online test

NAPLAN Online tests will need to be taken in a specific order. Individual students are not permitted to sit the online tests after Friday 24 May 2019. 

Test

Duration

Order

Details

Writing

Year 3: 40 minutes

Year 5: 40 minutes

Year 7: 40 minutes

Year 9: 40 minutes

To be completed in the first two days Year 3 students do a paper-based writing test on day one only

Reading

Year 3: 45 minutes

Year 5: 50 minutes

Year 7: 65 minutes 

Year 9: 65 minutes
To be completed after the writing test Students read a range of informative, imaginative and persuasive texts

Language conventions

Year 3: 45 minutes.

Year 5: 45 minutes 

Year 7: 45 minutes

Year 9: 45 minutes 

To be completed after the reading test

This test includes spelling, grammar and punctuation

Numeracy

Year 3: 45 minutes.

Year 5: 50 minutes

Year 7: 65 minutes

Year 9: 65 minutes

To be completed after the conventions of language test

This test includes number and algebra; measurement and geometry; and statistics and probability