Arizona Communities Prioritize Early Literacy

Successes Made by Arizona’s Children

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  • Increase in reading achievement of 4th graders read-on-increase1
  • Increase in progress made on state reading assessment by economically disadvantaged students read-on-increase2
  • Decrease in chronic absences in grades K-3 of economically disadvantaged and all students read-on-decrease3

1NAEP 2015, 2AzMERIT 2016, 3ADE 2016