The average SAT score for students in Mecklenburg County’s Class of 2015 was the highest overall in Region 8.
Mecklenburg seniors had an average total score of 1363. Their mean score for critical reading was 465; math 447; and writing, 451.
The national average was 489 in reading, 498 in math and 475 in writing.
146 Park View High School students did especially well with an average score of 1420, just below the state average of 1523.
Nationally, achievement declined in all three subject areas.