Delaware’s testing results are in

The Delaware Department of Education has published the results of DSTP testing for 2010. Information released for grades 2-10 show that many math scores stayed constant or improved.

The outlook for reading is not so optimistic. Scores decreased for reading in almost every grade.

Here are the results of students meeting or exceeding standards, along with the comparison to 2009:


  • Grade 2—88%, up one point
  • Grade 3—78%, no change
  • Grade 4—78%, up one point
  • Grade 5—76%, down one point
  • Grade 6—73%, down two points
  • Grade 7—70%, down one point
  • Grade 8—68%, up two points
  • Grade 9—54%, down one point