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Shirley Public Schools

These results for Shirley 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 16 48 34 2 56
  State 18 40 33 8 70,524
Mathematics District 5 64 29 2 56
  State 4 48 32 16 70,918
  Grade 4
English District 3 44 46 8 78
  State 8 42 39 11 70,918
Mathematics District 9 26 53 12 77
  State 15 25 45 15 71,358
  Grade 5
English District 6 58 36 0 64
  State 15 44 31 9 72,581
Mathematics District 14 31 42 13 64
  State 17 26 34 23 72,747
Science & Tech District 9 44 45 2 64
  State 17 33 39 11 72,720
  Grade 6
English District 5 61 30 5 84
  State 10 54 28 8 73,222
Mathematics District 15 36 25 24 84
  State 17 29 29 25 73,448
  Grade 7
English District 0 49 51 0 55
  State 10 55 26 9 74,046
Mathematics District 16 20 38 25 55
  State 12 28 31 29 74,597
  Grade 8
English District 19 60 21 0 57
  State 12 62 19 7 76,147
Mathematics District 18 44 21 18 57
  State 12 28 31 29 76,228
Science & Tech District 2 30 51 18 57
  State 4 28 43 25 76,198

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.
Lura A. White
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 16 48 34 2 56 431 of 1,018
3rd Math 5 64 29 2 56 201 of 1,018
4th English 3 44 45 8 77 543 of 1,006
4th Math 9 26 54 11 76 567 of 1,006

Shirley Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
5th English 6 56 37 0 62 445 of 933
5th Math 15 32 42 11 62 360 of 933
5th Science 10 45 44 2 62 396 of 933
6th English 5 62 31 2 81 283 of 575
6th Math 16 37 26 21 81 206 of 575
7th English 0 51 49 0 53 351 of 458
7th Math 17 21 38 25 53 231 of 459
8th English 20 61 20 0 56 209 of 457
8th Math 18 45 20 16 55 69 of 458
8th Science 2 31 51 16 55 202 of 458

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