PEP Performance Task

Read how to Pass the Primary Exit Profile (PEP)Examination.

These PEP Performance task tests are made by a trained teacher. New performance task test will be posted next week.

The PEP (Primary Exit Profile is an exit exam for grade 6 students. This is a critically exam which requires a lot of critical and high level thinking.
To be successful in this exam, student needs to read alot and have real life experiences about the topic or subject area. Students are required to use real experiences to solve problem. Students who do not like to read will have a serious problem with the exam.
This PEP (Primary Exit Profile Exam) consists of a lot of reading in all the subject area. Students will need to read more to improve their comprehension and reading skills and as well as application skills.


PEP consists of three key parts, a Performance Task,an Ability Test and a Curriculum Based Test:

  • The Performance Task (PT) consists of real life scenarios that will require students to apply their knowledge and skills from the following subject areas: Mathematics, Science, Language Arts, and Social Studies. The PT will be administered in grades 4, 5 and 6. It will be administered by the classroom teacher at school.

  • The Ability Test requires students to read analytically and use quantitative reasoning skills in responding to items. It will NOT be based on the curriculum.

  • The Curriculum Based Test (CBT) will assess grade 6 content only, in the areas of Mathematics, Science, Social Studies and Language Arts. This test will consist of multiple choice items along with other item types. The CBT will be given near to the end of Grade 6.


PEP Mathematics Curriculum Based Test Grade 6

PEP ABILITY TEST PRACTICE Part 1

PEP ABILITY TEST PRACTICE Part 2

PEP ABILITY TEST PRACTICE PART 3

Grade 5 Mathematics Performance Task Worksheet

Grade 4 Mathematics Performance Task

PEP Mathematics Test Series 1

Grade 5 Language Arts Performance Task Click Here

Grade 4 Language Arts Performance Task

Language Arts Performance Task ClicK Here

Grade 5 Mathematics Performance Task Click Here

Social Studies Performance Task Practice 1

Science Performance Task CLICK HERE

Social Studies Curriculum Based Test Click Here

PEP Science Curriculum Based Test Click Here

(Term 1) Type of Numbers Quiz: Sets, Factors, Multiples,Composite, Prime numbers, Time.



Primary Exit Profile (PEP) Examination Dates.



The sitting of the 2021/22 Primary Exit Profile (PEP) for grade-six students will begin onFebruary 22, 2022, with the administration of the Ability Test.

The Education Minister says grade-six students will sit the Language Arts
Performance Task on March 23 and the Mathematics component on March 24.
They will sit the Curriculum-based Test on April 27 and 28.
The grade-four Performance Task is scheduled for June 29 and 30.


source :https://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/news/20211006/grade-six-pep-exams-begin-february-22

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