ACT scores released, Bettendorf outperforms state average


ACT scores were released on Thursday showing Bettendorf doing better than the state average for the 2016-2017 year.

Overall, Bettendorf had an ACT average of 23.4 with an Iowa state average of 21.9.

Bettendorf also had scores higher than the previous year.

Scores in English averaged 23.3 compared to 22.8 the year before. Math averaged 22.3 compared to 21.8 for 2015-2016. Reading was also higher than the previous year at 24.3 compared to 24.1.

The results remained consistent in Science at 23.1.