State Student Group Scores and Score Gaps
Use the drop-down menu to select a state/jurisdiction and click on a student group thumbnail to see average reading scores for fourth-grade public school students over time in the selected state/jurisdiction.
Trends in NAEP reading average scores for fourth-grade public school students in Alabama, by selected student groups
See how the score differences for public school students in a state/jurisdiction compare to the nation. Use the drop-down menus to compare score gaps in the states/jurisdictions to the score gaps in the nation (public) for selected student groups.
Use the drop-down menus to select a state/jurisdiction and a student group to view changes in the percentage distribution for that group over time.
Read about changes in NAEP's reporting for racial/ethnic groups.
Additional State Resources
See how a state performed over time, view a state's demographics and school characteristics, download snapshot reports, and compare each state's overall performance to performance nationwide or in other states.
Download a one-page report containing key findings and trends in a condensed format. Reports contain overall student results, bar charts showing NAEP achievement levels, and tables displaying results by key reporting groups.