8th Grade Students Proficient in Reading

This indicator shows the percentage of eighth grade students scoring proficient or advanced in their grade level in reading. The Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) is Michigan's general assessment for students in grades 3 through 9.

Measurement Period: 2012-2013
Value: 87.75

County

87.75

State

88.5

National

HP 2020

  • 81.6
  • 87.6
  • 93.742

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Demographics

  • 8th Grade Students Proficient in Reading; Asian or Pacific Islander
    95
      Low: 76.9             High: 95
  • 8th Grade Students Proficient in Reading; Black
    72.6
      Low: 60.4             High: 95
  • 8th Grade Students Proficient in Reading; Female
    90.1143
      Low: 81.5             High: 94.7
  • 8th Grade Students Proficient in Reading; Hispanic
    76.975
      Low: 50             High: 95
  • 8th Grade Students Proficient in Reading; Male
    85.3857
      Low: 76.2             High: 93.6
  • 8th Grade Students Proficient in Reading; Multiracial
    82.725
      Low: 49.6             High: 95
  • 8th Grade Students Proficient in Reading; White
    90.4071
      Low: 80.8             High: 94

Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2012-2013 87.75
    2011-2012 85.6643
    2010-2011 89.0893

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Lucas, OH; Mahoning, OH;

  • 87.75
    • 87.8
    • 88.8
    • 90
  • Peer counties are those counties similar in population composition and selected demographics. Of the peer counties, only the ones that have data for the same indicator/time frame have been included.

    This county has 24 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 5 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty

    All Peer Counties for Mahoning

    Mobile, AL; Pulaski, AR; Monterey, CA; Stanislaus, CA; Tulare, CA; Denver, CO; Escambia, FL; Pasco, FL; Polk, FL; Volusia, FL; St. Clair, IL; East Baton Rouge, LA; Jefferson, LA; Orleans, LA; Hampden, MA; Genesee, MI; St. Louis city, MO; Cumberland, NC; Lucas, OH; Mahoning, OH; Lane, OR; Charleston, SC; Richland, SC; Cameron, TX; Nueces, TX;
 
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