What is ELMs?

ELMs online tests provide objective evidence on strengths and weaknesses of pupils in key learning areas; maths, reading, vocabulary and writing with reference to the new National Curriculum.

ELMs suite of assessments provide a robust way to compare pupil achievement  across multiple year levels in your school, and compare learning outcomes at year group and whole school levels with automatically generated individual, group and progress reports.

London Office

3 Hampstead West, 224 Iverson Road
London NW6 2HX United Kingdom

ELMs customer service:
Phone: +44 (0) 20 3829 5921
Email: elms@aceruk.org

Phone: +44 (0) 20 3829 5922
Website: aceruk.org


Educational Consultant, Schools - South England

Laura Hartney
Email: laura.hartney@aceruk.org
Phone: 07930 854376


Educational Consultant, Schools - North England

Victoria Elliott
Email: victoria.elliott@aceruk.org
Phone: 07930 854500

Online assessments

Our engaging online tests provide reliable evidence on pupils' strengths and weaknesses in key learning areas.

Instant results

Generate interactive group reports and individual PDF pupil reports to inform pupil learning.

Monitor progress

Our common scales allow you to compare results over time for individual pupils and for selected groups of pupils.

ELMs key learning areas

ELMs Mathematics

ELMs Mathematics

ELMs Mathematics assesses number, algebra, measurement, geometry, statistics and probability in multiple-choice format, suitable for Year 2 to Year 10.

ELMs Reading

ELMs Reading Comprehension

ELMs comprehension tests include a range of text types – narrative, persuasive and informational – and task types – retrieving, interpreting, inferring and reflecting.  Suitable for Year 2 to Year 10.

ELMs Vocabulary

ELMs Vocabulary

Measure your pupils’ word knowledge with ELMs Vocabulary, suitable for Year 2 to Year 10.

ELMs Writing

ELMs Writing

An online writing assessment to measure pupils' skills across narrative, descriptive, report and persuasive writing, suitable for Year 5 to Year 8.

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Bring world-leading educational research into your classroom every day with ELMs.

Sign up for a free trial and begin discovering a new way to track and monitor learning, today!

Register for your 30 day free trial

30-day free trial includes:
•    Fully-functional, unlimited access to the ELMs digital dashboard for your entire school

•     Direct access to a dedicated ELMs support team

•     Access to free webinars, training sessions and step-by-step tutorials

•     Complete reporting and analysis for individual pupils, groups and whole year levels.

•     A comprehensive range of assessments, informed and underpinned by world-leading educational research

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What is ACER?

The Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) is one of the world’s leading educational research centres.  We are an independent non-government organisation with a mission to promote research-based knowledge, products and services that can be used to improve learning across the life span.  We support learners and learning professionals and those who maintain educational institutions and systems across the globe.