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September 8, 2017

Georgia ACT Scores Exceed National Average

Georgia's high school students showed improvement on ACT scored in 2016, in fact beating the national average. Over 58,000 young people took the ACT and scored an average of 21.1 on the test, beating the national average of 20.8. Georgia's test results also showed gains for minority students in both participation and test scores.

Click here for an AJC recap of the ACT score improvements.

Atlanta Public Schools also saw improvement - click here for the local story.