It was exactly what we needed to help us deal with the huge and time-consuming process of assessing over 1,000 students every year. It really has been a time saver of extraordinary value.
Assessment Co-ordinator, Surrey

Lucid Exact Quick Reference Guide

  • Age range: 11-24 Years
  • Suitable for: Teachers, Assessment Co-ordinators and SENCOs
  • Test duration: 30-40 minutes
  • Test format: Digital

Lucid Exact

  • Exactly the most comprehensive literacy assessment!
  • Exactly the easiest and most affordable assessment solution!
  • Exactly the best tool for busy secondary teachers!

Exact is a widely used tool for assessment, screening and for assessment for exam access arrangements.

Exact provides comprehensive assessment of literacy from age 11 to 24.


Exact can be used as a screener, and as evidence to support applications for access arrangements to JCQ, CIE or IB. Find out more about applying for access arrangements.

Lucid Exact provides precise standardised assessment of:

  • Word recognition/reading accuracy
  • Reading comprehension
  • Reading speed
  • Spelling
  • Writing to dictation
  • Keyboarding to dictation


Features of Exact:

  • Nationally standardised norms (UK)
  • Easy to administer
  • Takes about 30-40 minutes
  • Two parallel forms for repeated assessment
  • Results in standard scores and percentiles
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