Notes:Assessment takes 10 min; therefore low accuracy. Report looks at phonics and comprehension only. Many users find that it is so inaccurate as to be unusable. Basically, produces a reading level for placement into Accelerated Reader. See Accelerated Reader Review for more information. On a positive note, the tests are short so students can take it often. Doesn't diagnose reading issues. DORA can provide a reading level as well. Here is a chart that shows how to use DORA Lexile scores in lieu of the Star Reader.
DORA placement conversion table into Accelerated Reader