Chart comparing percentages of Virginia public school students meeting college-readiness benchmarks with percentages nationwide.

In English, 76 percent of Virginia students met the benchmark, compared with 64 percent nationwide.
In mathematics, 57 percent of Virginia students met the benchmark, compared with 42 percent nationwide.
In reading, 60 percent of Virginia students met the benchmark, compared with 46 percent nationwide.
In science, 52 percent of Virginia students met the benchmark, compared with 38 percent nationwide.
41 percent of Virginia students met all of the ACT college-readiness benchmarks, compared with 28 percent nationwide.

Return to News Release, Virginia Students Outperform Nation on ACT