ISTEP test results have now been released for all of Indiana.
Indiana students as a whole increased by 1%.
Last year Vigo County students improved by 6% and this year scores on the whole were up another 7%.
Vigo County students improved or maintained scores in 11 out of 16 areas.
Vigo County Schools had the highest ranking in language arts and officials say that summer programs and dedicated staff members are the reason for the good results.
Next spring, students will take the new ISTEP tests that will be very different.
For all of the data reports available for download on the test results from the State Department of Education just click the link: