BISD exceeds state in all areas of SAT
SAT scores for 2014 were released today, and BISD’s composite score of 995 for critical reading and mathematics is higher than the state average of 974. Average scores on the individual portions of the tests were:
· Critical Reading – BISD scored 489 as compared to the state average at 479;
· Mathematics – BISD scored 506 as compared to the state average at 495; and
· Writing – BISD scored 473 as compared to the state average at 461.
A total of 649 BISD students took the SAT in 2014.
“I am excited that all BISD high schools continue to show increases in their scores each year,” said Superintendent Dr. Darrell G. Brown. “BISD is committed to continuous advancement of our students, and we will continue to implement curriculum improvement in our pre-advanced placement and advanced placement courses and content areas to improve college readiness.”