UURC Reading Level Criteria

Fluency Criteria

Level

Instructional (& Bump-Up)

End-Of-Year Independent

Accuracy

Rate

Accuracy

Rate

G1-October
(Early StepsSM 5)

no less than
85% (85%)

no less than
20 wpm

no less than
85%

no less than
20 wpm

G1-March

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
30 wpm

no less than
90%

no less than
30 wpm

G1-End

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
40 wpm

no less than
90%

no less than
50 wpm

G2-Mid

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
60 wpm

no less than
93%

no less than
65 wpm

G2-End

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
80 wpm

no less than
93%

no less than
90 wpm

Early G3

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
80 wpm

no less than
93%

no less than
80 wpm

Mid G3

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
90 wpm

no less than
93%

no less than
90 wpm

End G3

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
100 wpm

no less than
93%

no less than
110 wpm

Early G4

no less than
93% (93%)

no less than
95 wpm

no less than
96%

no less than
95 wpm

Mid G4

no less than
94% (93%)

no less than
100 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
105 wpm

End G4

no less than
95% (93%)

no less than
105 wpm

no less than
98%

no less than
115 wpm

Early G5

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
110 wpm

no less than
98%

no less than
125 wpm

Mid G5

no less than
96% (95%)

no less than
115 wpm

no less than
98%

no less than
127 wpm

End G5

no less than
97% (95%)

no less than
120 wpm

no less than
99%

no less than
130 wpm

Early G6

no less than
94% (95%)

no less than
110 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
125 wpm

Mid G6

no less than
94% (95%)

no less than
113 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
128 wpm

End G6

no less than
96% (95%)

no less than
117 wpm

no less than
98%

no less than
131 wpm

Early G7

no less than
96% (95%)

no less than
120 wpm

no less than
98%

no less than
135 wpm

Mid G7

no less than
96% (95%)

no less than
123 wpm

no less than
98%

no less than
141 wpm

End G7

no less than
96% (95%)

no less than
127 wpm

no less than
98%

no less than
145 wpm

Early G8

no less than
97% (95%)

no less than
130 wpm

no less than
98%

no less than
148 wpm

Mid G8

no less than
97% (95%)

no less than
135 wpm

no less than
98%

no less than
151 wpm

End G8

no less than
97% (95%)

no less than
140 wpm

no less than
99%

no less than
154 wpm

G9

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
130 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
145 wpm

G10

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
135 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
150 wpm

G11

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
145 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
155 wpm

G12

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
145 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
155 wpm

 

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