Functional Skills Pass Rates 2021/22

Hello and welcome to Pearson’s Functional Skills blog for August 2022. As it is the end of the academic year, we will be looking at the pass rates for Functional Skills 2021/22. In addition, we will also be looking at the average marking times for our Functional Skills assessments. 

Assessment 1st Time Pass Rate Overall
Maths Level 1  43% 33%
Maths Level 2 39%  34%
Reading Level 1 82% 76% 
Reading Level 2 72% 66%
Writing Level 1  68% 60%
Writing Level 2 69%  61%

 

Assessment

 

1st Time Pass Rate

 

Overall

Maths Level 1  40% 30%
Maths Level 2 33%  28%
Reading Level 1 81% 73% 
Reading Level 2 69% 61%
Writing Level 1  67% 57%
Writing Level 2 64%  55%

 

Assessment

 

1st Time Pass Rate

 

Overall

Maths Level 1 

63%

58%

Maths Level 2

50% 

48%

Reading Level 1

89%

88% 

Reading Level 2

79%

78%

Writing Level 1 

81%

78%

Writing Level 2

79% 

76%

 

Assessment

 

1st Time Pass Rate

 

Overall

Level 1  34% 37%
Level 2 58%  55%

 

Type of Assessment

 

Number of Working Days

Overall Average

11

Onscreen

8

Paper-Based 

12/13