Accelerated Reader

Accelerated ReaderWhat is it?

The Accelerated Reader program is a computerized program that tests reading comprehension.

Students select books on their reading level, read independently, and take an independent comprehension test on the computer.

Each book is worth a certain number of points based on its length and reading level.

How to Participate?

Grades 2-5

  • Take AR  test on books that match your reading level
  • Get 85% on your AR test
  • Meet your point goal for each 9 weeks

***Get your “Point Goal Information” from your Reading Teacher!


AR Prize Cart Visit when you reach ½ of your point goal!

Each 9 weeks there will be an “Incentive Celebration” for students who reach their goal with 85% accuracy!

Celebrations Include:

  • Q2 Reward- Movie/Pizza
  • Q3 Reward- Author Visit
  • Q4 Reward- Splash Park

AR Superstar
Students reaching their goal for each quarter will be recognized during “Pioneer Pride Assembly” and have their photo on ‘AR SUPERSTAR” wall!