Reading for pleasure Success Stories
Mill Chase Academy, Bordon, Hampshire
Mill Chase Academy is a secondary school in Hampshire in its fourth year of using Accelerated Reader and Star Reading. Dominic Carney, the school's library practitioner, believes the programmes have enabled the school to closely track reading age and progress, while empowering the library.
Tredegar Comprehensive School, Blaenau Gwent
Lusaka International Community School, Zambia
River Beach Primary School, Littlehampton, West Sussex
Christ the Redeemer Primary School, Belfast, County Antrim
Oasis Academy Wintringham, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire
Following their introduction of Renaissance Accelerated Reader, Oasis Academy Wintringham have seen reading culture transformed at their school.
Millquarter Primary School, Toombridge, County Antrim
Redriff Primary School, Southwark, London
Redriff Primary School have launched a concerted effort to transform the school's reading culture. Charlotte Heath, Assistant Head, discusses the effects the programme has had.
Neston High School, Neston, Cheshire
5 years ago, Neston High School implemented AR. Since then, they have seen more and more books being read and enjoyed, and a reading culture has blossomed.
Desborough College, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Desborough College, a boys' secondary comprehensive school in Maidenhead, has seen a flourishing reading culture following their implementation of AR.