Interactive Local Report Card - Power User ReportsThe KRA-L is required of all children entering kindergarten in public schools for the first time. The assessment measures skill areas important for becoming a successful reader. It also helps teachers plan for experiences and lessons that encourage reading.
The KRA-L measures six elements or essential indicators of success: answering questions, sentence repetition, rhyming identification, rhyming production, letter identification and initial sounds.
Data is entered in EMIS. District level summary reports are available on the ODE website. Available resources include: How to KRA-L: A Manual for Teachers and Other Education Professionals, KRA-L Score Interpretation Workbook, A Family Guide to Understanding Early Reading Skills, and a five-part series, KRA-L Training Videos for Teachers and Staff.