2001 National and State Scores

Table 9: High School GPAs and ACT Average Scores by Common Course Patterns Total Group, Males, and Females

Total Group


English
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
English
GPA
ACT
English
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12, Speech 364939 3.36 20.9 21.4
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12 584076 3.22 20.4 20.9
Less Than 4 Years of English 64670 3.09 18.8 19.8
No English Course/Grade Information Reported 56087 -.-- 19.9 20.6
Mathematics
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
Math
GPA
ACT
Math
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Calc 66413 3.53 24.6 24.2
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Other Adv Math 94323 3.26 22.2 22.5
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig 102601 3.07 20.4 20.9
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Other Adv Math 127777 3.05 20.2 20.8
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom 211284 2.64 17.7 18.6
Other Combinations of 4 or More Years Math 247416 3.44 23.9 23.5
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Years Math 55986 3.03 20.0 20.4
Less Than 3 Years of Math 104203 2.43 16.8 17.5
No Math Course/Grade Information Reported 59769 -.-- 20.5 20.5
Social Science
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
Social
Science
GPA
ACT
Reading
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt, Other Hist 29281 3.41 22.4 21.9
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt 66935 3.24 20.9 20.7
Other Combinations of 4 or More Years Soc Sci 434630 3.44 21.7 21.3
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Years Soc Sci 327939 3.32 21.3 21.0
Less Than 3 Years of Soc Sci 152006 3.18 20.3 20.2
No Soc Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 58981 -.-- 20.9 20.6
Natural Science
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
Natural
Science
GPA
ACT
Science
Reas.
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics 320506 3.41 22.5 22.6
Biology, Chemistry, Physics 117228 3.35 23.2 23.6
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry 328561 3.10 20.2 20.1
Other Combinations of 3 Years Nat Sci 30804 3.16 20.9 20.6
Less Than 3 Years of Nat Sci 212306 2.90 19.1 18.7
No Nat Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 60367 -.-- 20.6 20.6

Table 9, continued:
High School GPA and ACT Average Scores by Common Course Patterns for Males


English
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
English
GPA
ACT
English
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12, Speech 150787 3.22 20.5 21.6
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12 247726 3.07 19.9 21.1
Less Than 4 Years of English 31813 2.95 18.5 20.0
No English Course/Grade Information Reported 29221 -.-- 19.3 20.5
Mathematics
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
Math
GPA
ACT
Math
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Calc 29589 3.49 25.3 24.4
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Other Adv Math 33838 3.18 22.8 22.5
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig 41179 2.99 21.0 21.0
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Other Adv Math 46219 2.97 20.8 20.7
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom 84306 2.56 18.1 18.5
Other Combinations of 4 or More Years Math 120374 3.41 24.6 23.8
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Years Math 26554 2.96 20.4 20.5
Less Than 3 Years of Math 46572 2.38 17.2 17.5
No Math Course/Grade Information Reported 30916 -.-- 20.8 20.4
Social Science
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
Social
Science
GPA
ACT
Reading
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt, Other Hist 14305 3.34 22.0 22.0
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt 32075 3.18 20.7 20.8
Other Combinations of 4 or More Yrs Soc Sci 175983 3.39 21.5 21.5
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Yrs Soc Sci 136375 3.27 21.1 21.2
Less Than 3 Years of Soc Sci 70030 3.12 20.2 20.3
No Soc Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 30779 -.-- 20.4 20.5
Natural Science
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
Natural
Science
GPA
ACT
Science
Reas.
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics 150921 3.37 23.2 22.9
Biology, Chemistry, Physics 51044 3.31 24.1 24.1
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry 120698 2.98 20.5 19.9
Other Combinations of 3 Years Nat Sci 16543 3.13 21.6 21.0
Less Than 3 Years of Nat Sci 88875 2.80 19.3 18.5
No Nat Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 31466 -.-- 20.8 20.5

Table 9, continued:
High School GPA and ACT Average Scores by Common Course Patterns for Females


English
Course Sequence
No. of
Students
HS
English
GPA
ACT
English
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12, Speech 212693 3.46 21.3 21.3
Eng 9, Eng 10, Eng 11, Eng 12 333797 3.33 20.7 20.8
Less Than 4 Years of English 32389 3.23 19.2 19.7
No English Course/Grade Information Reported 25929 -.-- 20.7 20.8
Mathematics
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
Math
GPA
ACT
Math
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Calc 36516 3.56 24.0 24.1
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig, Other Adv Math 60131 3.30 21.8 22.5
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Trig 60941 3.12 20.0 20.9
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom, Other Adv Math 81021 3.10 19.9 20.8
Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom 126016 2.69 17.4 18.7
Other Combinations of 4 or More Years Math 126126 3.47 23.1 23.3
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Years Math 29164 3.09 19.6 20.3
Less Than 3 Years of Math 57014 2.47 16.5 17.5
No Math Course/Grade Information Reported 27879 -.-- 20.1 20.6
Social Science
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
Social
Science
GPA
ACT
Reading
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt, Other Hist 14833 3.47 22.7 21.9
US Hist, World Hist, Am Govt 34547 3.29 21.1 20.6
Other Combinations of 4 or More Yrs Soc Sci 256885 3.48 21.9 21.2
Other Combinations of 3 or 3.5 Yrs Soc Sci 190213 3.36 21.5 20.9
Less Than 3 Years of Soc Sci 81088 3.24 20.5 20.0
No Soc Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 27242 -.-- 21.3 20.7
Natural Science
Course Pattern
No. of
Students
HS
Natural
Science
GPA
ACT
Science
Reas.
Score
ACT
Composite
Score
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics 168286 3.45 21.9 22.3
Biology, Chemistry, Physics 65708 3.38 22.6 23.3
Gen Science, Biology, Chemistry 206478 3.16 20.1 20.2
Other Combinations of 3 Years Nat Sci 14106 3.19 20.1 20.3
Less Than 3 Years of Nat Sci 122308 2.97 18.9 18.9
No Nat Sci Course/Grade Information Reported 27922 -.-- 20.3 20.7

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