NAEP 2005 Mathematics Results

 

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

 

Idaho State Department of Education

Average Scale Score
  • In 2005, Idaho fourth graders had a mathematics average scale score (242) that was higher than the nation (237).
  • In 2005, Idaho eighth graders had a mathematics average scale score (281) that was higher than the nation (278).
NAEP 2007 Mathematics Average Scores for Subscales
  Grade 4 Grade 8
 
Idaho
Nation
Idaho
Nation
Total / Composite
242*
237
281*
278
Numbers & Operations
240*
235
282*
276
Measurements
242*
236
282*
274
Geometry
239*
236
277*
275
Algebra & Functions
246*
243
282
281
Data Analysis & Statistics
243*
241
281
280
Percent At or Above Basic

NAEP Basic ≈ ISAT Proficient ≈ Grade Level Performance

  • In 2005, 86 percent of Idaho fourth graders scored at or above Basic in mathematics, which was higher than their national peers (79 percent).
  • In 2005, 76 percent of Idaho eighth graders scored at or above Basic in mathematics, which was higher than their national peers (68 percent).
Idaho NAEP Snapshots: Mathematics 2005
Idaho Fact Sheets: Mathematics