Functional Skills Pass Rates 2020/21

Hello and welcome to Pearson’s Functional Skills blog for August 2021. As it the end of the academic year, we will be looking at the pass rates for Functional Skills 2020-21.  

Assessment First Time Pass Rate Overall Pass Rate
Maths Level 1  40% 24.1%
Maths Level 2 42.2%  29.3%
Reading Level 1 83.5% 56.50% 
Reading Level 2 72.4% 53.20%
Writing Level 1  66.5% 44.30%
Writing Level 2 68%  49.00%
Assessment First Time Pass Rate Overall Pass Rate
Maths Level 1  34.40% 20.0%
Maths Level 2 33.60%  22.4%
Reading Level 1 82.00% 52.8% 
Reading Level 2 68.40% 47.9%
Writing Level 1  63.90% 40.8%
Writing Level 2 62.40%  42.8%
Assessment First Time Pass Rate Overall Pass Rate
Maths Level 1  65.60% 49.3%
Maths Level 2 58.80%  45.2%
Reading Level 1 90.40% 72.3% 
Reading Level 2 81.50% 65.8%
Writing Level 1  80.80% 64.2%
Writing Level 2 80.60%  64.8%

Assessment

First Time Pass Rate

Pass Rate

ICT Level 1 

55.0%

43.4%

ICT Level 2

53.4% 

43.2%