Table 8: High School GPAs and ACT Average Scores by Common Course Sequences
Total Group, Males, and Females

Total Group

English
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
English
ACT
English
ACT
Composite
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12, Speech 3266603.3321.221.5
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12 6003573.2020.420.9
Less Than 4 Years of English 551433.0318.519.5
No English Course/Grade Information Reported 36893 -.--19.520.2
Mathematics
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
Math
ACT
Math
ACT
Composite
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Calc 625663.5224.924.4
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Other Adv Math 978213.2422.322.6
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig 1032883.0620.621.1
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Other Adv Math 1088963.0420.421.0
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom 2074282.6017.718.7
Other Combinations of 4 or More Years Math 2342253.4324.023.6
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Years Math 536882.9919.920.3
Less Than 3 Years of Math 1113912.3816.517.2
No Math Course/Grade Information Reported 39750-.--20.020.1
Social Science
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
Social Science
ACT
Reading
ACT
Composite
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt, Other Hist 287863.3722.321.9
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt 679613.2221.220.9
Other Combinations of 4 or More Yrs Soc Sci 4048043.4121.821.4
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Yrs Soc Sci 3299763.3021.421.1
Less Than 3 Years of Soc Sci 1488713.1520.320.1
No Soc Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 38655-.--20.420.2
Natural Science
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
Natural Science
ACT
Science Reas.
ACT
Composite
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics 3063873.4022.622.7
Biology, Chemistry, Physics 1132963.3423.323.8
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry 3154293.0720.220.1
Other Combinations of 3 or More Yrs Nat Sci 287263.1420.820.7
Less Than 3 Years of Nat Sci 2157502.8618.918.6
No Nat Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 39465-.--20.220.2

 

Table 8—High School GPA and ACT Average Scores by Common Course Sequences for Males

English
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
English
ACT
English
ACT
Composite
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12, Speech 1356613.1820.721.8
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12 2549483.0519.921.1
Less Than 4 Years of English 272132.8918.119.6
No English Course/Grade Information Reported 19471 -.--18.920.1
Mathematics
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
Math
ACT
Math
ACT
Composite
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Calc 281753.4925.724.6
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Other Adv. Math 353573.1723.022.6
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig 414682.9821.221.1
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Other Adv. Math 402742.9521.020.9
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom 825232.5218.218.6
Other Combinations of 4 or More Years Math 1141433.4024.823.9
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Years Math 251732.9120.420.4
Less Than 3 Years of Math 494312.3216.917.2
No Math Course/Grade Information Reported 20749-.--20.420.0
Social Science
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
Social Science
ACT
Reading
ACT
Composite
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt, Other Hist 141473.3021.921.9
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt 323233.1620.921.0
Other Combinations of 4 or More Yrs Soc Sci 1642783.3621.621.5
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Yrs Soc Sci 1378973.2421.221.3
Less Than 3 Years of Soc Sci 681983.0920.120.2
No Soc Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 20450-.--20.020.1
Natural Science
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
Natural Science
ACT
Science Reas.
ACT
Composite
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics 1442373.3623.223.0
Biology, Chemistry, Physics 501863.2924.224.2
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry 1160312.9520.519.9
Other Combinations of 3 or More Yrs Nat Sci 156323.1021.320.8
Less Than 3 Years of Nat Sci 903372.7519.018.3
No Nat Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 20870-.--20.420.1

 

Table 8—High School GPA and ACT Average Scores by Common Course Sequences for Females

English
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
English
ACT
English
ACT
Composite
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12, Speech 1899613.4321.521.4
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12 3432813.3120.820.8
Less Than 4 Years of English 275913.1719.019.4
No English Course/Grade Information Reported 16995 -.--20.220.3
Mathematics
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
Math
ACT
Math
ACT
Composite
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Calc 341733.5524.324.3
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Other Adv. Math 621843.2821.922.6
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig 614663.1020.221.1
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Other Adv. Math 682473.0920.121.0
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom 1241232.6617.518.8
Other Combinations of 4 or More Years Math 1194023.4623.223.4
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Years Math 283143.0519.420.3
Less Than 3 Years of Math 613722.4316.217.3
No Math Course/Grade Information Reported 18547-.--19.620.2
Social Science
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
Social Science
ACT
Reading
ACT
Composite
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt, Other Hist 145293.4322.621.8
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt 353503.2821.420.8
Other Combinations of 4 or More Yrs Soc Sci 2392563.4522.021.3
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Yrs Soc Sci 1909863.3521.521.0
Less Than 3 Years of Soc Sci 799483.2020.419.9
No Soc Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 17759-.--20.820.3
Natural Science
Course Sequence
Number of
Students
HS
Natural Science
ACT
Science Reas.
ACT
Composite
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics 1611963.4421.922.5
Biology, Chemistry, Physics 627373.3722.723.5
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry 1983213.1420.020.2
Other Combinations of 3 or More Yrs Nat Sci 129763.1920.120.4
Less Than 3 Years of Nat Sci 1244642.9318.818.8
No Nat Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 18134-.--19.920.3

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