State of California

California Smarter Balanced CAASPP scores are for 2017 unless otherwise noted. Data on subgroups, such as grade level, where 10 or fewer students had test scores for either English Language Arts or Math, are shown with asterisks. Data may not add up to 100% due to rounding. Hover over colors in charts to see exact percentages for each achievement level.

Overall Test Results

Subject Standard Not Met 2017 Chg. From 2016 Standard Nearly Met 2017 Chg. From 2016 Standard Met 2017 Chg. From 2016 Standard Exceeded 2017 Chg. From 2016
English 28.35% 0.35% 23.09% -0.91% 28.44% -0.56% 20.12% 0.12%
Math 35.86% 0.86% 26.59% -1.41% 19.96% -0.04% 17.6% 0.6%

Demographic breakdown / achievement gap


Grade Level Breakdown

Grade English: Standard Not Met English: Standard Nearly Met English: Standard Met English: Standard Exceeded
Grade 3 32.1% 24.0% 21.1% 22.8%
Grade 4 34.83% 20.12% 21.99% 23.07%
Grade 5 32.84% 20.61% 26.75% 19.79%
Grade 6 26.76% 26.2% 30.53% 16.5%
Grade 7 27.22% 23.39% 33.6% 15.8%
Grade 8 25.42% 25.97% 33.14% 15.47%
Grade 11 18.91% 21.34% 32.04% 27.72%
Grade Math: Standard Not Met Math: Standard Nearly Met Math: Standard Met Math: Standard Exceeded
Grade 3 28.17% 24.99% 27.56% 19.27%
Grade 4 28.01% 31.55% 23.62% 16.83%
Grade 5 39.11% 27.05% 15.83% 18.0%
Grade 6 35.32% 28.2% 18.57% 17.91%
Grade 7 36.03% 27.07% 18.87% 18.04%
Grade 8 40.28% 23.42% 16.27% 20.03%
Grade 11 44.22% 23.64% 19.22% 12.92%

Overall Test Results by Gender

Gender English: Standard Not Met English: Standard Nearly Met English: Standard Met English: Standard Exceeded
Male 33.19% 23.32% 26.31% 17.17%
Female 23.31% 22.84% 30.66% 23.19%
Gender Math: Standard Not Met Math: Standard Nearly Met Math: Standard Met Math: Standard Exceeded
Male 36.92% 25.34% 19.39% 18.35%
Female 34.75% 27.89% 20.56% 16.81%

Overall Test Results by Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity English: Standard Not Met English: Standard Nearly Met English: Standard Met English: Standard Exceeded
White 16.31% 19.4% 33.7% 30.59%
Hispanic 36.14% 26.58% 26.05% 11.23%
African-American 44.25% 24.52% 21.91% 9.32%
Asian 10.9% 13.55% 30.1% 45.44%
Pacific Islander 31.16% 26.86% 28.17% 13.82%
Filipino 11.75% 18.02% 37.05% 33.19%
American Indian and Alaskan Native 38.54% 25.31% 24.39% 11.76%
Race/Ethnicity Math: Standard Not Met Math: Standard Nearly Met Math: Standard Met Math: Standard Exceeded
White 21.56% 25.59% 26.04% 26.81%
Hispanic 45.7% 29.1% 16.89% 8.31%
African-American 55.5% 25.48% 13.1% 5.92%
Asian 11.2% 16.11% 23.27% 49.42%
Pacific Islander 39.03% 29.82% 19.67% 11.48%
Filipino 17.55% 25.36% 28.18% 28.91%
American Indian and Alaskan Native 47.43% 27.13% 16.34% 9.1%

Overall Test Results by High-Needs Status

Status English: Standard Not Met English: Standard Nearly Met English: Standard Met English: Standard Exceeded
Economically Disadvantaged 38.02% 26.45% 25.0% 10.52%
English Learner 63.84% 24.06% 9.75% 2.34%
Status Math: Standard Not Met Math: Standard Nearly Met Math: Standard Met Math: Standard Exceeded
Economically Disadvantaged 46.87% 28.57% 16.3% 8.27%
English Learner 64.27% 23.41% 9.12% 3.2%