Trend in eighth-grade NAEP reading average scores, by type of school
- The average score for public school students was higher in 2007 than in 2005 and 1992.
- Students in private schools had a higher average score than students in public schools in 2007.
* Significantly different (p < .05) from 2007.
NOTE: Sample size was insufficient to permit a reliable estimate for private schools in 2005. Private schools include Catholic, other religious, and nonsectarian private schools. View complete data with standard errors.