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Average reading scale scores, by race/ethnicity and grade: 2000, 2002, and 2003 -- Status and Trends in the Education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
 
Indicator 4.2: Student Performance in Reading

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Table 4.2a. Average reading scale scores, by race/ethnicity and grade: 2000, 2002, and 2003
Year Total White,
non-Hispanic
Black,
non-Hispanic
Hispanic Asian/
Pacific Islander
American Indian/
Alaska Native
4th grade
2000 213 224 190 190 225 214 !
2002 219 229 199 201 224 207  
2003 218 229 198 200 226 202  
8th grade
2000
2002 264 272 245 247 267 250  
2003 263 272 244 245 270 246  
— Not available
! Interpret data with caution.
NOTE: Data were not collected at grade 8 in 2000. Accommodations were permitted. Scale score ranges from 0 to 500. For a discussion of the reading scale score definitions, see http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/reading/scale.asp.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2000, 2002, and 2003 Reading Assessments.

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