Primary school results released amid controversy

How well did the primary schools in your area do? The Department for Education has released SATs results for primary schools and overall rankings for local authorities in terms of results and other measures.

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Primary school performance under the spotlight

When 11 year olds took their SATs tests this spring the exams hit the headlines because they were so much harder than they used to be. Well - today the results of those tests were released - in the form of the Primary School league tables. But some have questioned how useful the information is - one teaching union says it's misleading and unreliable and the data should never had been published.

Christine Alsford reports.

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