Average scale scores for grade 8 science, by National School Lunch Program eligibility, 6 categories and jurisdiction: 2009
YearJurisdictionNot eligibleReduced-price lunchFree lunchInformation not availableSchool refused informationNot participating
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† Not applicable.
‡ Reporting standards not met.
NOTE: The NAEP Science scale ranges from 0 to 300. 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), 2009 Science Assessment.
2009National161(0.3)144(0.7)131(0.4)149(2.7)(†)166(1.2)