i-Ready® Assessment Tool

I-Ready provides the data-driven insights that classroom teachers and school and district administrators need to determine exactly where to focus their instructional time, to ensure all students are on track to meet these more rigorous expectations, and to succeed on the accompanying assessments.

Why I-Ready? 

  • Detailed, ready-to-read reports help educators understand what each student :Can Do" and the "Next Steps" to inform instruction.
  • Student and teacher-led instruction make connections in multiple strands within and across grade levels.
  • Progress monitoring assessments and lesson quizzes give students multiple opportunities.
  • Mobile access provides targeted skill development in the areas of reading and mathematics. 


  • The adaptive Diagnostic covers main core domains: Phonics, Phonological Awareness, High Frequency Words, Vocabulary, Comprehension of Literature, Comprehension of Informational Text
  •  Diagnostic includes multimedia paired passages in which students are asked to synthesize ideas from multiple sources
  •  Assessment and instruction are offered for both reading comprehension and literary texts
  • Online lessons provide explicit instructions on key skills across all domains, including close reading of authentic text
  • Engaging, animated characters model close reading and finding evidence within text 


  • The adaptive Diagnostic covers the main core Domains:  Numbers and Operations, Algebra and Algebraic Thinking, Measurement and Data, and Geometry
  •  Diagnostic questions include new technology-enhanced items
  •  Assessment and Conceptual emphasize conceptual understanding as well as well as procedural fluency and reflect a focus on  rigor, relevance and coherence
  • Tasks draw on multiple standards to ensure students are making important connections between math concepts 
  • Content builds across grades and major topics are linked within grades


  • I-Ready provides teachers and parents with a detailed and easy-to-read analysis of every student's proficiency levels. Reports detail which skills students have mastered and those skills to prioritize next for instruction, thereby supporting reading and math success for every student.