​HOW DID U.S. STUDENTS PERFORM ON THE MOST RECENT ASSESSMENTS?

Select a jurisdiction and a result to see how students performed on the latest NAEP assessments.
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PERCENTAGE OF STUDENTS AT OR ABOVE Proficient
Grade 4​ ​Grade 8 ​Grade 12
Arts: Music
Arts: Visual Arts
Civics
Economics
Geography
​Mathematics
Reading
Science
Technology & Engineering Literacy
U.S. History
Writing
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  • INCREASE
  • DECREASE
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NOTE: DoDEA = Department of Defense Education Activity (overseas and domestic schools). Year shown with achievement-level results is the most recent assessment year in that grade and subject combination. Not all assessments are administered at all grades. For more information on each subject, click on the report of interest in the menu at​ the top of this page under the report tab.​​​ Base year indicates the first assessment year in that grade and subject combination.

Most Recent Results in Arts: Music
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Most Recent Results in Economics
Most Recent Results in Technology & Engineering Literacy
Most Recent Results in Arts: Music
Most Recent Results in Arts: Visual Arts
Most Recent Trend Results in Economics
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The Nation's Report Card

is the largest ongoing assessment of what U.S. students know and can do.

Survey Questionnaire Results: Students’ Computer Access and Use now available

This report examines fourth-, eighth-, and twelfth-grade students’ access to computers and their use of computers for classroom learning using survey data from the NAEP 2015 mathematics and reading assessments.

  • At the national level, most students reported having access to a computer at home.
  • Lower-performing students and higher-performing students differed in the frequency of computer use for certain mathematics- and reading-related activities.

Survey Questionnaire Results: Student Views of Mathematics, Reading, and Science

Read about students’ views of these subjects using survey data from the NAEP 2015 assessments.

Explore the NAEP Mathematics and Reading Report Cards for in-depth results.

Key findings for mathematics and reading are available in the NAEP Highlights.

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National Indian Education Study 2015: A Closer Look
2017 Digitally Based Assessments

Experience the mathematics and reading assessments as students did.

Mathematics Grade 4 Grade 8 Reading Grade 4 Grade 8

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National Indian Education Study (NIES): 2015

Take a closer look at the condition of education for American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) students in the United States. View the full report.

In the 2015 NIES Report, 69 percent of AI/AN students at grade 4 reported having a computer in the home compared to 83 percent of fourth-graders nationally. At grade eight, 75 percent of AI/AN students reported having a computer in the home compared to 88 percent of eighth-graders nationally.
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