NAEP 2003 Mathematics

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

 

Idaho State Department of Education

Average Scale Score
  • In 2003, Idaho fourth graders had a mathematics average scale score (235) that was not significantly different from the nation (234).
  • In 2003, Idaho eighth graders had a mathematics average scale score (280) that was higher than the nation (276).
NAEP Mathematics 2003
Grade 4
Grade 8
 
Idaho
Nation
Idaho
Nation
Total / Composite
235
234
280*
276
Numbers & Operations
233
232
281*
276
Measurement
236
233
281*
274
Geometry
236*
233
275
274
Algebra & Functions
239
240
281*
279
Data Analysis & Statistics
236
237
283*
279
Percent At or Above Basic

Grade Level Performance = NAEP Basic = ISAT Proficient

  • In 2003, 80 percent of Idaho fourth graders scored at or above Basic in mathematics, which was higher than the nation (76 percent).
  • In 2003, 73 percent of Idaho eighth graders scored at or above Basic in mathematics, which was higher than the nation (67 percent).
Idaho NAEP Snapshots: Mathematics 2003
Idaho Fact Sheets: Mathematic 2003