Accelerated Reader (AR)

  • Our school is an AR school. This is an incentive program that encourages students to read! Students have the opportunity take computerized quizzes on books they read. Students earn words by reading AR books and passing the computerized quiz.

    Accelerated Reader - Comprehension tests... only available on campus
    Select this link: AR at School
    Carlson students use Renaissance Place to access AR. This is an on-line version of Accelerated Reader with over 100,000 books to quiz on that is available to them during the school day.
    Select this link: AR Book Find
    AR book find is an internet site students can access from any computer. This site is used to search for quizzes, quiz numbers, create bookbags for a student's interest level,  as well as their reading level.  Please note that not all books listed on this site are available for check out in our media center. The public library is a great place to find a large selection of books. You can access it by clicking on the link above.
    To Access AR HOME CONNECT - 
    You can login to your child's Infinite Campus account and find the link there
    You can access is through and select "Staff Links and Resources".  Search for the RL app - it will say Home Connect.  
    To Login to HOME CONNECT use this procedure:
    login:  s#  (the letter s and then your students ID number)
    password: s#!  (the letter s and then your students ID number and then add an explanation mark)
    We have found that using CHROME as your browser best supports AR.