Assessment Success Stories
Sir William Burrough Primary School, East London
Head Teacher Avril Newman says that "to be able to read fluently and well is the most freeing thing we can offer any of the children." That's why Sir William Burrough focuses on personalising reading practice for each student and guiding them to make such impressive levels of progress.
The Boulevard Academy, Kingston upon Hull
Established as a free school in 2013, the Boulevard Academy has a specific focus on literacy and numeracy. The curriculum relies heavily on Accelerated Reader and Accelerated Maths to personalise learning for every student - and STAR Assessments provide the data to inform planning and teaching.
Holland Park Primary School, Essex
Students love taking quizzes on the books they have read at Holland Park Primary School. Engagement with reading is improving and many of them are passing their quizzes with flying colours.
Termoncanice Primary School, Limavady, Northern Ireland
Vice Principal Leo McCloskey devised a reading scheme to engage and motivate his students to read. Using Accelerated Reader and STAR Early Literacy, he was able to monitor their progress and direct them to success.
Axe Valley Community College, Devon
Students at Axe Valley are now working more effectively across the curriculum because they are reading. Since the introduction of AR, reading has become an integral part of the curriculum, and the effects are being seen across the school.