Education

3.

3rd graders who read at grade level

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2014Change2012LatinoWhiteAfrican
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California

46%46%33%62%34%68%58%

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2014Change2012LatinoWhiteAfrican
American
AsianOther
Alameda753%53%30%70%30%69%64%
Alpine4436%NANANANANANANA
Amador2842%
45%47%43%NANANA
Butte3241%
43%27%49%33%NA38%
Calaveras1945%
46%36%47%NANANA
Colusa5332%
37%25%54%NANANA
Contra Costa753%53%33%68%30%72%65%
Del Norte2842%
38%32%51%NANANA
El Dorado556%56%40%61%48%NA61%
Fresno2842%
45%35%67%29%48%54%
Glenn5629%
32%18%46%NANANA
Humboldt2543%43%28%50%24%NA33%
Imperial4436%
34%34%66%33%NA32%
Inyo4436%
40%18%53%NANA31%
Kern4436%
37%30%50%29%52%42%
Kings3640%40%32%60%30%NA50%
Lake3939%39%30%47%NANA38%
Lassen4436%
35%25%36%NANA41%
Los Angeles1945%
44%36%67%37%71%63%
Madera5332%
33%27%48%28%NA38%
Marin166%
69%37%78%48%NANA
Mariposa1350%
44%NA52%NANANA
Mendocino5728%
27%15%42%50%NA17%
Merced3241%
39%36%59%38%50%50%
Modoc5824%
42%20%28%NANANA
Mono4138%
34%11%59%NANANA
Monterey5034%
32%27%61%33%53%57%
Napa3640%
42%26%55%28%NANA
Nevada753%
49%36%55%NANA48%
Orange1052%52%32%69%44%75%71%
Placer260%
61%41%64%49%69%65%
Plumas1945%45%25%50%NANANA
Riverside2543%
45%34%60%36%64%53%
Sacramento2842%
45%29%53%29%48%47%
San Benito5332%
36%25%55%NANANA
San Bernardino3939%
40%33%55%31%69%48%
San Diego1251%51%36%68%39%71%58%
San Francisco654%
49%28%80%24%65%60%
San Joaquin5034%
36%24%49%25%45%42%
San Luis Obispo1052%
50%31%64%50%NA54%
San Mateo457%
55%34%74%35%66%NA
Santa Barbara4138%
40%26%68%38%55%59%
Santa Clara260%
59%34%75%46%78%69%
Santa Cruz4436%
40%19%57%46%NA62%
Shasta1547%47%36%51%41%NA39%
Sierra4138%
51%0%42%NANANA
Siskiyou3241%
39%27%47%NANA35%
Solano1746%
45%33%60%33%57%58%
Sonoma2344%
46%27%59%38%56%48%
Stanislaus3640%
42%32%52%35%52%46%
Sutter1945%
47%35%52%36%NA43%
Tehama2543%
41%31%51%NANA48%
Trinity3241%
44%NA53%NANANA
Tulare5034%
36%31%50%32%43%41%
Tuolumne1350%
49%29%53%NANANA
Ventura2344%
45%27%67%42%69%65%
Yolo1746%
43%33%59%43%56%63%
Yuba1547%
40%44%52%50%NA54%

Notes

3. 3rd graders who read at grade level Includes the percentage of 3rd grade students who scored “Advanced” or “Proficient” on the English Language Arts portion of the California Standards Test (CST), as a percentage of all test-takers. Children Now analysis of Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Results, 2010-11 and 2012-13, from California Department of Education, DataQuest, (May 2014).

NA (Not Available)Data that are not available are noted as NA. The most frequent reasons for NAs include the unavailability of longitudinal data, fewer than 10 cases (low number events), and statistically unstable estimates.

*Data that are created from a 3-year average or a larger confidence interval are noted with an asterisk (*).

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