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1
District of Columbia (DCPS)
District of Columbia (DCPS)>031623418846
2
Atlanta
Atlanta>041524420144
3
Fresno
Fresno>091023219141
4
Austin
Austin>091024720840
5
San Diego
San Diego>181024020238
6
Milwaukee
Milwaukeex212522419034
7
Los Angeles
Los Angelesx214322919633
8
Albuquerque
Albuquerquex214323019733
9
Houston
Houstonx215223820731
10
Chicago
Chicagox512223020031
11
Charlotte
Charlottex512224021029
12
New York City
New York Cityx514024221428
 
Large city
Large city 514223220428
13
Jefferson County (KY)
Jefferson County (KY)x512224021228
14
Hillsborough County (FL)
Hillsborough County (FL)x513124721928
 
National public
National publicx712223420727
15
Boston
Bostonx811023621224
16
Dallas
Dallasx217022520124
17
Philadelphia
Philadelphiax613021919723
18
Miami-Dade
Miami-Dade<136023721621
19
Detroit
Detroitx613020918921
20
Baltimore City
Baltimore City<127021819820
N/A
Cleveland
Cleveland193
‡ Reporting standards not met.
Dallas NOTE: The 2017 assessed sample for Dallas in grade 4 reading was not representative of the target population for two major reporting groups: Hispanic and English language learner students. Assessed samples in Dallas for other grades and subjects in 2017 were unaffected.
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.