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

G3-Early

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
80 wpm

no less than
93%

no less than
80 wpm

G3-Mid

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
90 wpm

no less than
95%

no less than
90 wpm

G3-End

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
100 wpm

no less than
95%

no less than
110 wpm

G4-Early

no less than
90% (93%)

no less than
95 wpm

no less than
95%

no less than
95 wpm

G4-Mid

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
105 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
110 wpm

G4-End

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
110 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
120 wpm

G5-Early

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
100 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
110 wpm

G5-Mid

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
110 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
125 wpm

G5-End

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
120 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
130 wpm

G6-Early

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
110 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
125 wpm

G6-Mid

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
120 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
140 wpm

G6-End

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
130 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
150 wpm

G7-Early

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
120 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
130 wpm

G7-Mid

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
130 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
135 wpm

G7-End

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
140 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
150 wpm

G8-Early

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
120 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
135 wpm

G8-Mid

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
130 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
145 wpm

G8-End

no less than
95% (95%)

no less than
140 wpm

no less than
97%

no less than
150 wpm

 

University of Utah Reading Clinic: Updated 8/3/17 CF