A-C-T Scores Holding Steady


Tuesday, August 17th 1999, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


(Washington-AP) -- Here is a list of the A-C-T scores for 1999.
The first column shows the average composite score on a scale from
1 to 36, with 36 the best; the second column shows the percentage
of high school graduates tested.

Ala. 20.2 65
Alaska 21.1 35
Ariz. 21.4 28
Ark. 20.3 69
Calif. 21.3 12
Colo. 21.5 62
Conn. 21.6 3
Del. 20.5 3
D.C. 18.6 13
Fla. 20.6 39
Ga. 20 16
Hawaii 21.6 18
Idaho 21.4 60
Ill. 21.4 67
Ind. 21.2 19
Iowa 22 66
Kan. 21.5 75
Ky. 20.1 68
La. 19.6 76
Maine 22.1 4
Md. 20.9 10
Mass. 22 6
Mich. 21.3 69
Minn. 22.1 64
Miss. 18.7 82
Mo. 21.6 67
Mont. 21.8 54
Neb. 21.7 41
Nev. 21.5 5
N.H. 22.2 5
N.J. 20.7 4
N.M. 20.1 64
N.Y. 22 14
N.C. 19.4 12
N.D. 21.4 79
Ohio 21.4 59
Okla. 20.6 69
Ore. 22.6 11
Pa. 21.4 7
R.I. 22.7 3
S.C. 19.1 18
S.D. 21.2 70
Tenn. 19.9 77
Texas 20.3 31
Utah 21.4 68
Vt. 21.9 9
Va. 20.6 7
Wash. 22.6 18
W.Va. 20.2 58
Wis. 22.3 67
Wyo. 21.4 66

U.S. average 21 36
Source: ACT, Inc.