Two states make gains from 2009 at both grades 4 and 8
Explore the maps to see changes in average scores between 2011 and 2009. Hover over a state to see a trend line chart, or click on the state to hold the pop-up in view. The right side of the chart shows the proportion of students by race/ethnicity and eligibility for the National School Lunch Program, and shows whether those groups have shown progress between 2011 and 2009.
NOTE: Detail may not sum to total for percent distribution of racial/ethnic and National School Lunch program categories. Black includes African American, Hispanic includes Latino, and Pacific Islander includes Native Hawaiian. Race categories exclude Hispanic origin. Prior to 2011, students in the "two or more races" category were categorized as "unclassified." DoDEA=Department of Defense Education Activity (overseas and domestic schools).
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2009-2011 Reading Assessments.