What is D.E.A.R.?
Drop Everything And Read is an exciting new initiative at Adeyfield School which is aimed at encouraging the love of & proficiency in reading. At exactly 10:40am everyday, every member of the school community from the youngest Year 7 pupil to the Head teacher, Scott Martin will pick up a book and read for 15 minutes. D.E.A.R supports our Accelerated Reading Programme. Research shows that strong reading skills improve all round academic performance and life chances.