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Indiana’s Free and Reduced Lunch Students Among the Top 10 Scores in Reading 4th Grade Free and Reduced Lunch Students score 7th highest score amongst other states The scale score for the NAEP reading assessment is 0-500. The following states scored the average student scale score indicated by all students. The states with asterisks are states that did not meet the 85% inclusion rate for selected students with disabilities and/or English language learners set by the National Assessment Governing Board. For example; Kentucky excluded 53% of all students with disabilities and 63% of all English language learners from the 2011 NAEP reading assessment. The effects of exclusion is not precisely known so while comparing state scale scores exclusion rates should be more closely examined. Indiana only excluded 7% of students with disabilities and only 2% of English language learners which marks an all time high inclusion rate for the state of Indiana in the 2011 reading assessment. * states that did not meet National Inclusion Policy– students with disabilities and English language learners

4th Grade Free and Reduced Lunch Student Average Scale Scores– by states

NOTE: The NAEP Reading scale ranges from 0 to 500. Some apparent differences between estimates may not be statistically significant. SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) 2011 Reading Assessment.

8th Grade Free and Reduced Lunch Students score 8th highest score amongst other states There are more states that are excluding 8th grade students in the reading 2011 assessment than 4th graders. Maryland is the state with the leading exclusion rate. Maryland excluded 62% of selected students with disabilities and 55% of selected English language learners in the 2011 reading assessment. Indiana only excluded 13% of students with disabilities and only 10% of English language learners which marks an all-time high inclusion rate for the state of Indiana in the 2011 reading assessment.

8th Grade Free and Reduced Lunch Student Average Scale Scores– by states * states that did not meet National Inclusion Policy– students with disabilities and English language learners

NOTE: The NAEP Reading scale ranges from 0 to 500. Some apparent differences between estimates may not be statistically significant. SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) 2011 Reading Assessment.

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Indiana NAEP 2011 Results