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Proficiency Rising Among All Fourth-Graders

Monday, September 22, 2008

On the National Assessment of Educational Progress, the percentage of fourth-graders rated proficient or better in math is rising nationwide and in Maryland, Virginia and the District.

Nationwide

2000 24%

2003 32%

2005 36%

2007 39%

The District

2000 5%

2003 7%

2005 10%

2007 14%

Maryland

2000 21%

2003 31%

2005 38%

2007 40%

Virginia

2000 24%

2003 36%

2005 39%

2007 42%

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