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Grade 8, Reading, 2011
OrderSort by jurisdictionCross-
jurisdiction
significant
difference
Number of Jurisdictions
Significantly
All students
average scale score
All students
percent below Basic
All students
percent at Basic
All students
percent at Proficient
All students
percent at Advanced
highernot
different
lower20112011201120112011
Sort by All students average scale scoreSort by All students percent below BasicSort by All students percent at BasicSort by All students percent at ProficientSort by All students percent at Advanced
1
Illinois
Illinois>02192662343304
2
Charlotte
Charlotte>03182652542313
3
Hillsborough County (FL)
Hillsborough County (FL)>03182642543303
 
National public
National public>13192642543293
4
Austin
Austin>15152612941283
5
Miami-Dade
Miami-Dade>33152602943252
6
Jefferson County (KY)
Jefferson County (KY)>33152603042252
7
San Diego
San Diegox3992563241252
8
Boston
Bostonx6692553739213
 
Large city
Large cityx76102553542212
9
New York City
New York Cityx6692543541222
10
Albuquerque
Albuquerquex6692543643201
11
Chicago
Chicago 6692533643192
12
Atlanta
Atlantax669253374617#
13
Houston
Houstonx6692523647171
14
Dallas
Dallas<1335248424513#
15
Philadelphia
Philadelphia<13352474440151
16
Los Angeles
Los Angeles<13352464439151
17
Baltimore City
Baltimore City<13352464642111
18
Cleveland
Cleveland<1740240523711#
19
Milwaukee
Milwaukee<1740238543710#
20
Fresno
Fresno<17402385533111
21
District of Columbia (DCPS)
District of Columbia (DCPS)<17402375431132
22
Detroit
Detroit<174023757367#
# Rounds to zero.
NOTE: DCPS = District of Columbia Public Schools. National Public and Large City are not included in sorting the jurisdictions. Score differences are calculated based on differences between unrounded scores.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2011 Reading Assessment.
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