Students In New York State Take Top Honors On A.P. Test
The New York Times is trumpeting the fact that New York had the highest percentage of students who passed Advanced Placement Tests at the mastery level. The next highest finishers, in order, were: Maryland, Florida, California, Massachusetts, and Utah.
According to The Times, 37 states and the District of Columbia scored below average.
The states with the lowest percentages were, in order: Louisiana, Mississippi, Nebraska, and Alabama.