Welcome to the YARC website, dedicated to supporting users of GL Assessment’s new, individual reading assessments.

Latest News

Primary Case Study: How to score discontinued Level 1 passage

How the City of Edinburgh Council is improving literacy outcomes across its primary, secondary and special schools

How the Vale of Glamorgan Local Authority helps pupils with literacy difficulties ‘Catch Up’


York Assessment of Reading for Comprehension (YARC) offers teachers a reliable way of assessing their pupils’ emerging and developing skills in reading and reading comprehension from age four to 16.

On this website you’ll also find YARC Score Conversion Tools for Primary, Secondary and Early Years. The Score Conversion Tools are designed to help teachers with the scoring of all parts of the YARC tests.




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