Al Kamal American International School conducted the Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) Test for Gr. 4-A and Gr. 4-C last April 18 for Written Test & April 19 for ePIRLS – Online Reading Test.
The above mentioned classes had been selected randomly by Ministry of Education to participate. PIRLS is an international assessment of reading comprehension for the fourth grade (4th). It also provides international comparative data about how well children read after four years of primary schooling.
PIRLS 2016 is sponsored by the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA) and is being conducted in more than 50 countries around the world.
PIRLS Assessment is free and students do NOT need to prepare for the test. All students who participated will receive a personalized ‘Certificate of Participation’ from the Ministry of Education.