Third Grade Reading
Percent passing literacy test
Data HighlightsUnit: Percent
Free or Reduced Lunch
This graph examines the percentage of children who met third grade literacy proficiency standards. The data display information for youth who spent time in out-of-home care, youth who were not in out-of-home care but received free or reduced lunch (a measure for poverty) and youth who did not receive a free or reduced lunch and were not in out-of-home care.
Questions this graph can answer
How have reading test scores for children who spent time in out-of-home care compared with the scores of children who received free or reduced price lunches?
- How has having a disability impacted third grade literacy proficiency?
College Enrollment, for the percentage of high school who graduated enrolling in post-secondary education.
- College Completion, for the percentage of students who completed post-secondary education within 4 years of graduation.
For additional information on literacy, see the Washington State Comprehensive Literacy Plan: Birth to Grade 12.