NAEP 2007 Mathematics Results

The Nation's Report Card

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

NAEP 2007 Mathematics Snapshot for Idaho [Grade 4] [Grade 8]
NAEP 2007 Mathematics Report for Idaho, Unedited: [Grades 4 and 8]
Toward a More Inclusive NAEP:  Mathematics Assessment 2007
Mathematics 2007 National Report Card 

National Assessment Governing Board (NAGB)

Mathematics Assessment Framework for NAEP 2007

State Department of Education

Average Scale Score
  • In 2007, Idaho fourth graders had a mathematics average scale score (241) that was higher than the nation (239).
  • In 2007, Idaho fourth graders scored higher than the national average in two mathematics strands (numbers, and measurement), but was not different from the nation in three strands (geometry, algebra, and data analysis & statistics.
  • In 2007, Idaho eighth graders had a mathematics average scale score (284) that was higher than the nation (280).
  • In 2005, Idaho eighth graders scored higher than the nation in four mathematics strands (numbers, measurement, geometry, and data analysis & statistics), but was not different from the nation in one strand (algebra & functions).
NAEP 2007 Mathematics Average Scores for Subscales
  Grade 4 Grade 8
 
Idaho
Nation
Idaho
Nation
Total / Composite
241*
239
284*
280
Numbers & Operations
239*
237
284*
278
Measurements
242*
238
282*
276
Geometry
239
238
279*
277
Algebra & Functions
244
244
285
284
Data Analysis & Statistics
243
243
286*
283
Percent At or Above Basic

(Grade Level Expectations ≈ NAEP Basic ≈ ISAT Proficient)

  • In 2007, 85 percent of Idaho fourth graders scored at or above Basic in mathematics, which was higher than their national peers (81 percent).
  • In 2007, 75 percent of Idaho eighth graders scored at or above Basic in mathematics, which was higher than their national peers (70 percent).
Idaho NAEP Snapshots: Mathematics 2007
  • Idaho and the Northwestern States [Grade 4] [Grade 8]
  • Idaho and States with Similar Per-Pupil Spending [Grade 4] [Grade 8]
  • Idaho Demographic Groups, Achievement Levels [Grade 4] [Grade 8]
  • Idaho and National Demographic Groups, Mean Scale Scores [Grade 4] [Grade 8]
  • Mathematics Cross-State Comparisons, Mean Scale Scores [Grade 4] [Grade 8]
  • Reading and Mathematics Together, Idaho/Nation, Achievement Levels, [Grades 4 and 8]
  • States Higher, Same As, or Lower than Idaho in 2003, 2005 and 2007, [Grades 4 and 8]
Idaho Fact Sheets: Mathematics
  • Idaho and Nation, Mathematics Trends from 1990 to 2007, [Grades 4 and 8] (All Students)
  • Idaho and Nation, Demographic Groups, 2003 and 2007, [Grades 4 and 8]
  • Gaps and Changes in Gaps for Selected Idaho Groups, 2003 to 2007, [Grades 4 and 8]
  • Released Mathematics Items from NAEP 2007 (with Idaho & National Results), [Grade 8]