Secondary School Solutions

At Renaissance, we understand the many challenges secondary schools are currently facing. Our practice and assessment solutions are designed to reduce teacher workload while empowering students to reach their full potential and close the learning gaps.

Accelerated Reader

Inspire a love for reading: Engage students with a vast library of over 35,000 fiction and non-fiction books, including popular UK titles.

Personalised reading experience: Assesses each student’s reading level and recommends books that match their interests and abilities.

Track progress effortlessly:  Monitors reading progress, comprehension, and vocabulary development, enabling teachers to provide targeted support.

Foster a reading culture:  Motivate students with interactive quizzes and rewards that celebrate their achievements.

Star Assessments

Assess with precision:  Star Assessments provide reliable and accurate data on students’ reading and maths abilities, helping to identify learning gaps.

Adaptive and efficient:  Assessments adjust dynamically to each student’s skill level, providing a personalised experience and saving valuable teaching time.

Targeted intervention: Allows teachers to effectively address learning gaps by pinpointing improvement areas.

Monitor progress: Track student achievement to ensure ongoing improvement.


Develop reading skills: A multimedia, cross-curricular teaching and learning tool which helps students acquire the essential skills to become fluent readers.

Ready-made activities: Central to myON is a range of teaching and learning activities that help teachers model, clarify, summarise, and interrogate texts with their students. These activities also allow teachers to collaborate by sharing resources, from essential reading lists to more complex extended projects.

Inclusive: myON is based on a digital library of over 7,000 high-quality, culturally diverse texts tailored to specific age groups and a range of reading abilities.


Personalised practice: Freckle offers adaptive maths practice tailored to each student’s skill level and learning pace.

Differentiated learning: Easily assign practice activities aligned to curriculum standards, allowing students to learn at their level.

Automatic feedback and intervention: Freckle provides instant feedback and interventions, helping students master concepts and build confidence.

Streamline planning: Save time with ready-to-use resources and assignments, reducing teacher workload and maximising teaching time.

Freckle adapts and tailors tasks to each student’s unique needs without drastically changing our lesson planning.

For reluctant readers and those who aren’t typically enthusiastic about reading, myON is an amazing tool.


A growing family of assessment, teaching, practice, and data insight solutions

Our suite of solutions for secondary schools in the UK offers streamlined assessment, personalised learning, and reduced teacher workload.

With products like Accelerated Reader, Renaissance Star Assessments, myON, Freckle, and Nearpod, teachers can quickly identify learning gaps, tailor instruction, and engage pupils. Our solutions promote equity and inclusivity, bridging the achievement gap and unlocking student potential.

Star Assessments

Computer-adaptive Star Assessments for reading and maths are used by over 7,000 schools across the UK and Ireland

Star Reading

Star Reading is a complete online assessment of your students’ reading growth. It shows you the skills they have mastered aligned with the National Curriculum.

Star Maths

Star Maths is a complete online assessment of your students’ mathematical skills, testing 50 skill areas in ten domains.

Star Early Literacy

Star Early Literacy allows you to accurately and reliably assess 41 skill sets in ten critical literacy and numeracy domains.

Accelerated Reader

Motivate, monitor, and manage student’s independent reading practice with Accelerated Reader and watch as students develop a genuine love for reading.


A multimedia, cross-curricular teaching and learning tool that helps students/pupils acquire the essential skills to become fluent readers.


Deliver engaging, differentiated maths practice and reward achievement.


Get real-time insights into student understanding through interactive lessons, interactive videos, gamification, and activities — all in a single platform.

Renaissance Consultancy

We offer various services, from single-school data insights to whole-trust support. Our mission is to help you implement and embed Renaissance products with success.

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