More Nebraska Teens Are Taking The ACT And Scoring High

More nebraska high school students are taking the ACT, and scoring high among other states. Nebraska's average test score for the high school class of 2004 is the same as last year, at 21.7, but higher than the national average of 20.9. In Nebraska, 77 % of graduating seniors took the test, while nationally, only 40% were tested. Of the 14 states that had at least 70%of students taking the test, Nebraska's average score was the highest.