Is a 28 a Good ACT Score for an 8th Grader?

I'm in 8th grade, and I just took the ACT after studying from a prep book. I had some time issues on the test, but I ended up getting a 28. Is this a good score for an 8th grader? What's a realistic future score goal?

Yes, a 28 is a great ACT score for an 8th grader. According to this article (, you're currently scoring higher than over 95 percent of your peers. If you continue practicing for the ACT, it's realistic to expect a perfect or near-perfect score by junior year of high school.