National Average ACT Composite Score, 1994–2004


19941995199619971998199920002001200220032004
20.8 20.8 20.9 21.0 21.0 21.0 21.0 21.0 20.8 20.8 20.9


National Average ACT English Score, 1994–2004


19941995199619971998199920002001200220032004
20.3 20.2 20.3 20.3 20.4 20.5 20.5 20.5 20.2 20.3 20.4


National Average ACT Math Score, 1994–2004


19941995199619971998199920002001200220032004
20.2 20.2 20.2 20.6 20.8 20.7 20.7 20.7 20.6 20.6 20.7


National Average ACT Reading Score, 1994–2004


19941995199619971998199920002001200220032004
21.2 21.3 21.3 21.3 21.4 21.4 21.4 21.3 21.1 21.2 21.3


National Average ACT Science Score, 1994–2004


19941995199619971998199920002001200220032004
20.9 21.0 21.1 21.1 21.1 21.0 21.0 21.0 20.8 20.8 20.9


National Average ACT Composite Score by Gender, 1994–2004


  19941995199619971998199920002001200220032004
Males 20.9 21.0 21.0 21.1 21.2 21.1 21.2 21.1 20.9 21.0 21.0
Females 20.7 20.7 20.8 20.8 20.9 20.9 20.9 20.9 20.7 20.8 20.9


Average ACT Composite Score by Race/Ethnic Group, 2004


African American/Black17.1
American Indian/Alaska Native18.8
Caucasian American/White21.8
Mexican American/Chicano18.4
Asian American/Pacific Islander21.9
Puerto Rican/Hispanic18.8
Other19.4
Multiracial20.9
Prefer not to respond22.0
No response20.7


Percent of ACT-Tested Seniors Reporting Core Curriculum, 1994–2004


19941995199619971998199920002001200220032004
57.1 59.5 60.5 61.0 63.1 62.6 63.2 63.6 61.8 61.9 62.0

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