Today, the Michigan Department of Education released MEAP test scores from fall of 2012.

The Michigan Education Assessment Program report provides results for public schools from grades 3 - 9.

The Michigan Department of Education reports improved scores. says:

Students showed gains in reading proficiency at all grade levels, particularly in grades 3 and 8 (4.1 and 5.2 percent gain respectively). Mathematics also had proficiency gains at all grade levels, with the largest gains occurring in grades 3, 4, and 5 (4.6, 5.0, and 6.1 percent gain respectively). Writing proficiency saw a 4.4 percent increase in grade 7 and a 2.2 percent increase in grade 4.