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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
Massachusetts
Massachusetts>04472751638406
2
New Jersey
New Jersey>05462751639396
3
Connecticut
Connecticut>05462751739386
4
Vermont
Vermont>08432741838396
5
Montana
Montana>08432731444383
6
DoDEA
DoDEA>18422721348372
7
New Hampshire
New Hampshire>38402721644364
8
Maryland
Maryland>313352712040346
9
Colorado
Colorado>319292711941364
10
Minnesota
Minnesota>516302701942354
11
Maine
Maine>615302702042344
12
Wyoming
Wyoming>618272701844353
13
South Dakota
South Dakota>717272691747332
14
Kentucky
Kentucky>717272692143333
15
North Dakota
North Dakota>717272691749322
16
Ohio
Ohio>720242682143334
17
Idaho
Idaho>817262681947313
18
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania>724202682339344
19
Nebraska
Nebraska>819242681946322
20
Washington
Washington>822212682340325
21
Kansas
Kansas>823202672143333
22
Virginia
Virginia>824192672242324
23
Wisconsin
Wisconsin>1021202672144323
24
Utah
Utah>1120202672143333
25
Missouri
Missouri>1121192672143333
26
Delaware
Delaware>1616192662344293
27
New York
New York>1518182662441314
28
Illinois
Illinois>1616192662343304
29
Michigan
Michigan>1816172652345293
30
Rhode Island
Rhode Island>1815182652442304
31
Indiana
Indiana>1817162652246302
32
Iowa
Iowa>1916162652344312
33
Oregon
Oregon>2313152642443303
 
National public
National public>288162642543293
34
North Carolina
North Carolina>2713112632643283
35
Georgia
Georgia>2912102622647262
36
Florida
Florida>301292622743272
37
Texas
Texas>321182612648252
38
Alaska
Alaska>331082612742283
39
South Carolina
South Carolina>331172602845252
40
Arizona
Arizona>331262602943262
41
Oklahoma
Oklahoma>331172602746252
42
Tennessee
Tennessee>351062593043252
43
Arkansas
Arkansas>36962592943262
44
Alabama
Alabamax341522583143242
45
Nevada
Nevada>381032583143242
46
Hawaii
Hawaiix40922573242242
47
West Virginia
West Virginiax43712563244231
48
New Mexico
New Mexicox43712563246211
49
California
California 44612553542213
50
Louisiana
Louisianax43712553443211
51
Mississippi
Mississippix46412543544201
52
District of Columbia
District of Columbia<51002424935142
NOTE: National Public is 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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