Average scale scores for grade 8 reading, by race/ethnicity using 2011 guidelines, school-reported and jurisdiction: 2011
YearJurisdictionWhiteBlackHispanicAsianAmerican Indian/Alaska NativeNative Hawaiian/Other Pacific IslanderTwo or more races
Average scale scoreAverage scale scoreAverage scale scoreAverage scale scoreAverage scale scoreAverage scale scoreAverage scale score
‡ Reporting standards not met.
NOTE: Black includes African American, and Hispanic includes Latino. Race categories exclude Hispanic origin. DCPS = District of Columbia Public Schools. The NAEP Reading scale ranges from 0 to 500. Some apparent differences between estimates may not be statistically significant. Analyze results with NAEP Data Explorer.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2011 Reading Assessment.
2011National public272248251277253251267
2011 Large city273245249271257259269
2011 Albuquerque271248
2011 Atlanta287249
2011 Austin285246251
2011 Baltimore City267242
2011 Boston281246245280
2011 Charlotte283253256264
2011 Chicago271245255262
2011 Cleveland260234241
2011 Dallas276244246
2011 Detroit235244
2011 District of Columbia (DCPS)290231232
2011 Fresno257230234241
2011 Hillsborough County (FL)276247258
2011 Houston283247249
2011 Jefferson County (KY)269245
2011 Los Angeles273242241269
2011 Miami-Dade275246262
2011 Milwaukee255232243248
2011 New York City271248246273
2011 Philadelphia264244239258
2011 San Diego275238245268