Percentage of students, by race/ethnicity and NAEP oral reading fluency scale level, grade 4: 2002.

Fluency levels: Nonfluent: Level 1 and Level 2.

Fluent: Level 3 and Level 4.

Level 1: White, 4 percent; Black, 15 percent; Hispanic, 16 percent.

Level 2: White, 28 percent; Black, 45 percent; Hispanic, 39 percent.

Level 3: White, 56 percent; Black, 37 percent; Hispanic, 43 percent.

Level 4: White, 12 percent; Black, 3 percent; Hispanic, 3 percent.