Corrected: After the report “Taking Root” went to press, new information became available. The online version of this report has been updated with the new information.
All states and the District of Columbia currently provide a report card for every public school. The information included on the report cards varies across the states.
Notes: The most recently available school report cards in each state as of Oct. 22, 2004, were analyzed. The District of Columbia is included in the analysis. Total state count=51.
SOURCE: Education Week Research Center.