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Northbridge Public Schools

These results for Northbridge Public Schools, released in September and October of 2006, are for the MCAS exams taken in the spring of 2006. Source: Massachusetts Department of Education.

District summary

 All Students


 Spring 2006 Exam
% of students at each performance level No. of
students
tested
Advanced/
Above
Proficient
Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
  Grade 3
Reading District 17 48 32 3 214
  State 18 40 33 8 70,524
Mathematics District 1 64 29 6 213
  State 4 48 32 16 70,918
  Grade 4
English District 3 43 46 8 188
  State 8 42 39 11 70,918
Mathematics District 9 26 57 9 187
  State 15 25 45 15 71,358
  Grade 5
English District 24 43 29 4 203
  State 15 44 31 9 72,581
Mathematics District 11 25 41 22 202
  State 17 26 34 23 72,747
Science & Tech District 16 40 39 4 202
  State 17 33 39 11 72,720
  Grade 6
English District 6 61 28 5 198
  State 10 54 28 8 73,222
Mathematics District 15 26 38 21 197
  State 17 29 29 25 73,448
  Grade 7
English District 7 56 31 6 215
  State 10 55 26 9 74,046
Mathematics District 3 30 32 35 216
  State 12 28 31 29 74,597
  Grade 8
English District 15 66 17 2 189
  State 12 62 19 7 76,147
Mathematics District 10 29 37 24 191
  State 12 28 31 29 76,228
Science & Tech District 3 30 52 15 191
  State 4 28 43 25 76,198
  Grade 10
English District 11 63 23 3 205
  State 16 54 24 7 72,760
Mathematics District 33 35 21 11 203
  State 40 27 21 12 72,747

School-by-school results

Note: "Placement overall" ranks schools by combining the percentage of students who were either "Advanced" or "Proficient" and comparing that number for each subject and grade with schools across the state. The ranking was done by Boston.com.
W. Edward Balmer
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 18 48 31 3 205 384 of 1,018
3rd Math 1 64 29 5 204 258 of 1,018
4th English 3 42 47 8 179 567 of 1,006
4th Math 10 25 57 8 178 586 of 1,006

Northbridge Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
5th English 24 44 28 4 196 354 of 933
5th Math 12 26 42 21 195 538 of 933
5th Science 17 40 38 5 195 366 of 933
6th English 6 61 28 5 191 277 of 575
6th Math 16 27 36 21 190 292 of 575
7th English 7 58 30 5 205 269 of 458
7th Math 3 31 33 33 204 282 of 459
8th English 15 67 17 1 184 193 of 457
8th Math 10 29 38 23 185 242 of 458
8th Science 3 31 52 14 185 188 of 458

Northbridge High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 11 64 22 3 197 158 of 337
10th Math 34 37 21 9 194 163 of 337

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