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Reading at UCS

This structured approach to reading at UCS not only advances academic achievement but also instills a lifelong appreciation for the power of words.

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Benefits of Reading

Enhances brain function, vocabulary, and memory


(Drop Everything and Read)

Weekly sessions encourage students to read widely, with teacher-selected texts that deepen subject understanding. This practice has shown to significantly improve reading ages and academic performance across the curriculum.

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Form Time Reading

Students explore various genres through novels during form time, enhancing vocabulary and comprehension. Led by form tutors, this initiative brings classic literature to life, fostering a love for reading.

Parental Involvement

Parents play a crucial role in nurturing a love for reading.  We welcome parents to volunteer for reading programs, enhancing our reading community.

Get Involved

For questions or to volunteer, please contact us. Explore recommended articles and resources for tips on reading with your child.

Extra Support

We offer tailored support, including Lexia learning programs and Fast Track reading interventions. Special initiatives like Language Club and volunteer-led reading sessions provide further assistance.

Century Tech

A personalised learning platform that supports reading comprehension development, accessible via student iPads.

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