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Quality Counts 2001: A Better BalanceIndicators

School Climate

Overview | Page 1 | Page 2 | Page 3 | Page 4 | Page 5 | Page 6
How We Graded | Sources & Notes

? Indicates state did not participate in national assessment, survey, or data collection.

STATE  
CLASS SIZE
35% OF GRADE
   GRADE % 4th graders in classes of 25 or fewer students (1998) % 8th graders in reading classes of 25 or fewer students (1998)
Connecticut B- 80 92 80
Maine C+ 78 98 92
Wisconsin C+ 78 79 65
Massachusetts C 76 82 76
Minnesota C 76 66 45
Oklahoma C 75 93 72
Texas C 75 97 75
Kansas C 74 94 80
Wyoming C 74 91 84
Missouri C- 72 78 72
Arkansas D+ 69 78 84
Colorado D+ 68 60 46
Rhode Island D+ 68 84 72
West Virginia D+ 68 89 76
Montana D 66 77 69
New York D 66 62 58
New Mexico D 65 94 77
Tennessee D 63 79 54
Virginia D 63 82 66
Arizona D- 62 49 44
North Carolina D- 62 63 60
South Carolina D- 62 81 67
Delaware D- 60 56 46
Louisiana D- 60 69 63
Mississippi F 59 74 71
Washington F 59 51 35
Georgia F 58 67 56
Oregon F 58 52 44
Utah F 57 39 25
Alabama F 56 75 66
Florida F 55 46 33
Kentucky F 52 73 49
Hawaii F 50 43 54
Nevada F 49 35 33
Maryland F 47 52 36
Alaska ? ? ? ?
Idaho ? ? ? ?
Illinois ? ? ? ?
Indiana ? ? ? ?
Iowa ? ? 84 ?
Michigan ? ? 51 ?
Nebraska ? ? ? ?
New Hampshire ? ? 81 ?
New Jersey ? ? ? ?
North Dakota ? ? ? ?
Ohio ? ? ? ?
Pennsylvania ? ? ? ?
South Dakota ? ? ? ?
Vermont ? ? ? ?
California 1 1 1 1
U.S. 64 57