Test identification

Name of test York Assessment of Reading for Comprehension - Early Years Set
Version YARC, YARC early years set, YARC primary set, YARC secondary set
Previous version(s) YARC, YARC early years set, YARC primary set, YARC secondary set
Subjects Literacy
Summary A one-to-one, diagnostic reading assessment that enables you to assess your pupils’ reading and comprehension skills from an early age through to the end of secondary school. In this Early Years Set, the tests assess phonological skills, alphabetic knowledge and word reading.

Assessment screening

Subscales Phonological skills, alphabetic knowledge and word reading.
Authors Maggie Snowling
Publisher GL Assessment
Test source https://www.gl-assessment.co.uk/products/york-assessment-of-reading-for-comprehension-yarc/
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range 4;0-7;11 years
Key Stage(s) applicable to EY, KS1
UK standardisation sample Yes
Publication date 2009
Re-norming date n/a

Eligibility

Reason for exclusion from shortlist No recent norms available