Test identification

Name of test Test of Orthographic Competence
Subjects Literacy
Summary Assesses aspects of the English writing system that are integral to proficient reading and writing.

Assessment screening

Subscales Signs and symbols, grapheme matching, homophone choice, punctuation, abbreviations, letter choice, word scramble, sight spelling, word choice.
Authors Nancy Mather, Rhia Roberts, Donald D. Hammill, Elizabeth A. Allen
Publisher Pro-Ed
Test source https://www.proedinc.com/Products/12755/toc-test-of-orthographic-competence.aspx
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range 6–17;11 years
Key Stage(s) applicable to KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, KS5
UK standardisation sample No
Publication date 2008
Re-norming date N/a


Note whether shortlisted, and reasons why not if relevant No UK standardisation available