Percentile 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
10th percentile25th percentile50th percentile75th percentile90th percentile10th percentile25th percentile50th percentile75th percentile90th percentile10th percentile25th percentile50th percentile75th percentile90th percentile10th percentile25th percentile50th percentile75th percentile90th percentile10th percentile25th percentile50th percentile75th percentile90th percentile10th percentile25th percentile50th percentile75th percentile90th percentile10th percentile25th percentile50th percentile75th percentile90th percentile
‡ 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 public232253274294310206227249269287208231254274292231255279301320204230256278297204227254277297223245268291309
2011 Large city230254275296313202224247267285204228251271290222249274297315212236260281297205240265287303227248269290309
2011 Albuquerque230253274291306207228249269287
2011 Atlanta256274288302314212230250269284
2011 Austin250268287305318208229246266283210232253273292
2011 Baltimore City225243266292310203223243263279
2011 Boston234258284306324203226248269289199224247269289239260282302317
2011 Charlotte246265285302317213233255274293212237258279296205239268294313
2011 Chicago219249273295318203225247268285212236257277294199237270291311
2011 Cleveland221241260281298190214235257276198222242262280
2011 Dallas236260277297314208227244263279206228249267284
2011 Detroit195215236256275202222247266283
2011 District of Columbia (DCPS)253272290308328178206234259281169200231265289
2011 Fresno206234260284304181205230254279188211235259280199222241262284
2011 Hillsborough County (FL)236257278296312207229247267284216239259280297
2011 Houston250266285301317210228249267283211232251270285
2011 Jefferson County (KY)228249271291307203224246267284
2011 Los Angeles230255273295314194219243266290197219243264283215248273293312
2011 Miami-Dade231256277297312206226247267284216242264285303
2011 Milwaukee207234259282298189211233254272198222245268282202230252273289
2011 New York City232251272293310203227250271291197224249271290222251278299316
2011 Philadelphia210238268292310199223247268286194217240263279214235262283300
2011 San Diego235255278296312189214243266283196226249269287217251272291309