What does this indicator measure?
A measure of student achievement in the subject areas of math and English, showing the percentage of students who passed those ISTEP tests in the given year.
Why is this indicator important?
People with higher levels of education and higher income have lower rates of many chronic diseases compared to those with less education and lower income levels (Health, United States, 2011, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention).
About the data
Goal: No goal has been developed
Indiana Department of Education