Dyslexia Assessments

Elite Tutors Sussex

Dyslexia assessments give a clear understanding of why a student is experiencing difficulties

The dyslexia assessor working with us, is a Level 7 registered

dyslexia assessor and a registered APC practitioner.

By enlisting these services, you’ll receive an insightful approach

and a thorough, comprehensive assessment.

The assessment

There are many reasons why you may need a dyslexia assessment. Certainly, if there are any literacy issues, as a parent, you’ll want to know exactly what is going on so that you can best support your child.


Dyslexia assessments can take between 3 and 4 hours with suitable breaks. Feedback is provided alongside a full written report which makes the results clear. Recommendations for both school and home are also included in the report and can be an incredibly important part of getting the extra help your child may need, exactly right.

A diagnostic decision is made and recommendations to help support learning are given. If the learner is legible for any access (exam) arrangements (or Disability Allowance for higher education), then the assessor will provide you with advice and further information.

Most of the tests are relatively short and are a mix of cognitive processing, literacy, and numeracy skills. Any questions about the assessment process are of course very welcome and we can send you a report exemplar should you wish.

Understanding your child's learning

Knowing key areas for development will give you information that will power your child’s learning forward. Dyslexia assessments can be key in gaining self-understanding, and empowerment and has a direct positive impact on self-esteem.


  • Full dyslexia screening (not diagnostic)
  • Reading assessment  (reading age)
  • Spelling assessment  (spelling age)
  • Maths basic calculations assessment
  • Full report and feedback


  • Dyslexia assessments
  • Full diagnostic assessment
  • Feedback and consultation thereafter
  • Full diagnostic report

Dyslexia assessments

As part of our ETS Tutor services, dyslexia assessments have helped many students to get recognition of their difficulties and the support and help that they need.


If you would like to talk through our dyslexia assessments or you have concerns that your child may have dyslexia then contact us and we can guide you in your next steps.

Jane Cordell, Shoreham

We live overseas and spent some time looking for the right company to improve English for our daughter who is soon to go to school in the UK. We were very happy with the service and our daughter feels much more confident to go to the UK having hugely improved in her English.

Sam, Lancing

Really helpful and supportive. The teachers are really outstanding and Karen has been really supportive.

Sam, Lancing

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We have been using Elite Tutors over the summer and it has been a pleasure! Karen has been instrumental in firstly identifying our learning needs and matching us up with the right tutor. Haley the tutor has been a delight to work with!

Kyriakos, Brighton

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