Average scale scores for grade 4 reading, by race/ethnicity using 2011 guidelines, school-reported and jurisdiction: 2011
YearJurisdictionWhiteBlackHispanicAsianAmerican Indian/Alaska NativeNative Hawaiian/Other Pacific IslanderTwo or more races
Average scale scoreAverage scale scoreAverage scale scoreAverage scale scoreAverage scale scoreAverage scale scoreAverage scale score
‡ 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: Black includes African American, and Hispanic includes Latino. Race categories exclude Hispanic origin. DCPS = District of Columbia Public Schools. The NAEP Reading scale ranges from 0 to 500. Some apparent differences between estimates may not be statistically significant. Analyze results with NAEP Data Explorer.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2011 Reading Assessment.
2011National public230205205236204214225
2011 Large city232202203225202215223
2011 Albuquerque231201195
2011 Atlanta251203215
2011 Austin249215210
2011 Baltimore City221198
2011 Boston241211214226
2011 Charlotte244211212233230
2011 Chicago229197201228
2011 Cleveland209187196
2011 Dallas237204200
2011 Detroit190199
2011 District of Columbia (DCPS)255191204
2011 Fresno216191190195
2011 Hillsborough County (FL)242218223
2011 Houston243207209245
2011 Jefferson County (KY)230208221256
2011 Los Angeles225196196226
2011 Miami-Dade240210222
2011 Milwaukee216187198206
2011 New York City235209207230
2011 Philadelphia217195191212
2011 San Diego240205201225229