In order to complete the Challenge, students are required to read the following number of books, based on their Challenge Level:

Challenge LevelNumber of books you must readMinimum number of PRC booksMaximum number of Personal Choice booksPRC booklists you can read from
K-2, 3-4, 5-6
K-2, 3-4, 5-6
5-6, 7-9
5-6, 7-9, 9plus
3- (see rules on PRC site)201010
All booklists

Schools should let parents/carers know that a condition of entering the Challenge are that students may receive a certificate featuring their name and school.

Students who do not wish to receive a certificate should not register for the Challenge. These students may take part in the Challenge unofficially - they may use the PRC booklists and can seek recognition in their school community - but they cannot add books to an online Student Reading Record.

Schools can download Privacy information to communicate to parents/carers or direct them to the website.