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Science Exclusion Rates

Grade 4
Grade 8
Grade 8 Trend
Percentage of eighth-grade public school students identified as students with disabilities (SD) and/or English language learners (ELL) excluded in NAEP science, as a percentage of all students, by state/jurisdiction: 2009 and 2011
State/jurisdiction 2009 2011
    Nation (public) 2 2
California 2 2
Florida 2 1
Illinois 1 1
New York 2 1
Texas 4 2
NOTE: The national results include both public and nonpublic school students. The national (public) and state/jurisdiction results include public school students only.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), various years, 2009 and 2011 Science Assessments.