- Ahead of national average in fourth and eighth grade science.
- Statistically tied with national average in fourth and eighth grade reading, fourth grade writing, and eighth grade mathematics.
- Behind the nation in eighth grade writing and fourth grade mathematics.
Monday, February 2, 2009
We have work ahead to ensure that our students can perform above national average and be ready for global competition, but it is well past time for us to stop believing rumors that our children and our schools lag far behind their peers. The most recent results from the National Assessment of Educational Progress shows Kentucky public school students to be: