Students at grades 4 and 8 score higher in 2011 than in previous assessments
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Higher percentage of fourth- and eighth-graders perform at or above Proficient in 2011 than in 2009
At grade 4, the percentages of students performing at or above Proficient and at Advanced were higher in 2011 than in any of the previous assessment years.
At grade 8, the percentage of students at or above Proficient in 2011 was higher than in earlier assessment years.
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Scores of White, Black, and Hispanic fourth-grade students higher in 2011
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SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), various years, 1990-2011 Mathematics Assessments.