Average scores in NAEP writing for Hispanic eighth-grade public school students, by jurisdiction: 2002 and 2007
- Average scores for Hispanic students in Chicago and Los Angeles increased in 2007 when compared to 2002. The apparent difference in Houston was not statistically significant.
- When compared to large central city schools nationally, average scores in 2007 were higher or comparable for Hispanic students in Austin, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Houston, and New York City, and lower in Los Angeles and San Diego.
Reporting standards not met.
* Significantly different (p < .05) from 2007.
NOTE: When 2002 data are not shown, the district either did not participate or did not meet minimum reporting standards. View complete data with standard errors in districts and the nation or in large central cities.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2002 and 2007 Trial Urban District Writing Assessments.