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Iowa ACT scores rise

DES MOINES — In ACT scores released Wednesday, 32 percent of the Iowa 2013 graduates were deemed college-ready in English, reading, math and science, up 2 percentage points from 30 percent in 2012.

Iowa’s state composite score for 2013 was 22.1, compared with the national average of 20.9.



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