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Top-ranked 5th grade districts

Here are the school systems and charter schools that performed the best on the 5th-grade MCAS exams given in the spring of 2007. Boston.com ranked them by adding the percentage of students who scored either "advanced" or "proficient" in English, Math, and Science. 100 is the highest possible score.

5th GRADE ENGLISH
2007
Rank
 District name Number
tested
Score
1 Pelham Public Schools 19 95
1 Shutesbury Public Schools 20 95
3 Winchester Public Schools 298 94
4 Concord Public Schools 200 92
5 Sherborn Public Schools 79 91
6 Harvard Public Schools 114 90
7 Leverett Public Schools 18 89
8 Acton Public Schools 395 88
8 Andover Public Schools 469 88
8 Carlisle Public Schools 89 88
8 Hilltown Cooperative Charter, Haydenville 17 88
8 Medfield Public Schools 265 88
8 Sudbury Public Schools 382 88
8 Westwood Public Schools 224 88
15 Brewster Public Schools 77 87
15 Hingham Public Schools 285 87
15 Hopkinton Public Schools 297 87
15 Needham Public Schools 361 87
15 Orleans Public Schools 37 87
15 Petersham Public Schools 23 87
15 Topsfield Public Schools 107 87
15 Westford Public Schools 416 87
23 Duxbury Public Schools 232 86
23 Ipswich Public Schools 161 86
23 Lexington Public Schools 472 86
23 Norwell Public Schools 175 86
23 West Boylston Public Schools 77 86
28 Belmont Public Schools 278 85
28 Dover Public Schools 105 85
28 Sharon Public Schools 274 85
28 Wales Public Schools 14 85
28 Wellesley Public Schools 380 85
28 Weston Public Schools 210 85
34 Boxborough Public Schools 97 84
34 Hamilton-Wenham Regional 171 84
34 Newton Public Schools 853 84
34 Norfolk Public Schools 151 84
34 North Reading Public Schools 242 84
34 Reading Public Schools 357 84
34 Southborough Public Schools 177 84
34 Up-Island Regional, Vineyard Haven 44 84
42 Canton Public Schools 240 83
42 Mansfield Public Schools 413 83
42 Rising Tide Charter, Plymouth 82 83
45 Arlington Public Schools 348 82
45 Brookline Public Schools 414 82
45 Lynnfield Public Schools 170 82
45 North Andover Public Schools 351 82
45 Wayland Public Schools 200 82
45 Westborough Public Schools 279 82
51 Bedford Public Schools 173 81
51 Holliston Public Schools 212 81
51 Marshfield Public Schools 374 81
54 Benjamin Franklin Charter, Franklin 48 80
54 Boxford Public Schools 161 80
54 Cohasset Public Schools 117 80
54 Lenox Public Schools 62 80
54 Lincoln Public Schools 121 80
54 Longmeadow Public Schools 231 80
54 Martha's Vineyard Charter, West Tisbury 15 80
54 Shrewsbury Public Schools 459 80
54 Swampscott Public Schools 176 80
63 Amherst Public Schools 186 79
63 Chelmsford Public Schools 398 79
63 Easton Public Schools 316 79
63 Mattapoisett Public Schools 65 79
63 Middleton Public Schools 125 79
63 Plympton Public Schools 38 79
63 Wrentham Public Schools 166 79
70 Groton-Dunstable Regional 242 78
70 Hatfield Public Schools 31 78
70 Marblehead Community Charter 45 78
70 Marion Public Schools 64 78
70 Melrose Public Schools 282 78
70 Northborough Public Schools 220 78
70 Pentucket Regional, West Newbury 266 78
70 Rockport Public Schools 69 78
70 Truro Public Schools 18 78
70 Wachusett Regional, Jefferson 592 78
70 Whately Public Schools 18 78
81 Eastham Public Schools 26 77
81 Franklin Public Schools 504 77
81 Kingston Public Schools 160 77
81 Marblehead Public Schools 226 77
81 Natick Public Schools 363 77
81 North Attleborough Public Schools 376 77
81 Scituate Public Schools 222 77
81 West Bridgewater Public Schools 100 77
89 Danvers Public Schools 270 76
89 Hull Public Schools 86 76
89 Nashoba Regional, Bolton 229 76
89 Walpole Public Schools 292 76
93 Braintree Public Schools 423 75
93 Deerfield Public Schools 64 75
93 East Longmeadow Public Schools 208 75
93 Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 295 75
93 Manchester Essex Regional 114 75
93 Milton Public Schools 303 75
93 Nahant Public Schools 28 75
93 Pembroke Public Schools 275 75
93 Sandwich Public Schools 298 75
93 Wilmington Public Schools 311 75
103 Ayer Public Schools 80 74
103 Chesterfield-Goshen Regional 19 74
103 Foxborough Public Schools 210 74
103 Grafton Public Schools 240 74
103 Hanover Public Schools 240 74
103 Holland Public Schools 27 74
103 Plymouth Public Schools 556 74
103 River Valley Charter, Newburyport 35 74
103 Rochester Public Schools 78 74
103 Triton Regional, Byfield 231 74
113 Brimfield Public Schools 40 73
113 Chatham Public Schools 60 73
113 Lanesborough Public Schools 47 73
113 Littleton Public Schools 125 73
113 Northbridge Public Schools 197 73
118 Carver Public Schools 157 72
118 Dartmouth Public Schools 355 72
118 Medway Public Schools 218 72
118 Mendon-Upton Regional 234 72
118 Wakefield Public Schools 242 72
123 Berkshire Hills Regional, Stockbridge 84 71
123 Boylston Public Schools 55 71
123 Dedham Public Schools 256 71
123 Edgartown Public Schools 31 71
123 Freetown-Lakeville Regional 285 71
123 Hadley Public Schools 51 71
123 Hopedale Public Schools 99 71
123 Nantucket Public Schools 87 71
123 Newburyport Public Schools 147 71
123 Oak Bluffs Public Schools 45 71
123 Somerset Public Schools 201 71
123 Sunderland Public Schools 34 71
123 Sutton Public Schools 139 71
123 Whitman-Hanson Regional, Whitman 359 71
123 Williamstown Public Schools 66 71
138 Ashland Public Schools 225 70
138 Barnstable Charter 441 70
138 Conservatory Lab Charter, Brighton 20 70
138 Dudley-Charlton Regional 316 70
138 Florida Public Schools 10 70
138 Lunenburg Public Schools 132 70
138 North Middlesex Regional, Townsend 342 70
138 Plainville Public Schools 107 70
146 Bellingham Public Schools 184 69
146 Farmington River Regional, Otis 19 69
146 Southern Berkshire Regional, Sheffield 61 69
146 Southwick-Tolland Regional 153 69
146 Sturbridge Public Schools 117 69
146 Woburn Public Schools 340 69
152 Berlin Public Schools 28 68
152 Beverly Public Schools 351 68
152 Brookfield Public Schools 31 68
152 Peabody Public Schools 511 68
152 Seekonk Public Schools 192 68
152 Tisbury Public Schools 25 68
158 Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 171 67
158 Burlington Public Schools 286 67
158 Douglas Public Schools 146 67
158 Mashpee Public Schools 127 67
158 Stoneham Public Schools 219 67
158 Swansea Public Schools 162 67
164 East Bridgewater Public Schools 226 66
164 Erving Public Schools 23 66
164 Fairhaven Public Schools 166 66
164 North Brookfield Public Schools 57 66
164 Northampton Public Schools 194 66
164 Norton Public Schools 255 66
164 Norwood Public Schools 292 66
171 Avon Public Schools 64 65
171 Billerica Public Schools 514 65
171 Bourne Public Schools 202 65
171 Dracut Public Schools 367 65
171 Granby Public Schools 88 65
171 Harwich Public Schools 116 65
171 Maynard Public Schools 110 65
171 Millis Public Schools 126 65
171 New Salem-Wendell Regional 17 65
171 Shirley Public Schools 74 65
171 South Hadley Public Schools 174 65
182 Auburn Public Schools 201 64
182 Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 502 64
182 Falmouth Public Schools 280 64
182 Foxborough Regional Charter 100 64
182 Leicester Public Schools 156 64
182 Mystic Valley Regional Charter, Malden 119 64
182 Stoughton Public Schools 262 64
182 Wellfleet Public Schools 22 64
182 Weymouth Public Schools 478 64
191 Acushnet Public Schools 111 63
191 Amesbury Public Schools 194 63
191 Richmond Public Schools 24 63
191 Spencer-East Brookfield Regional 159 63
191 Tewksbury Public Schools 383 63
191 Westfield Public Schools 504 63
197 Attleboro Public Schools 453 62
197 Gardner Public Schools 193 62
197 Hudson Public Schools 216 62
197 Ludlow Public Schools 247 62
197 Medford Public Schools 353 62
197 Middleborough Public Schools 280 62
197 Tyngsborough Public Schools 180 62
197 Watertown Public Schools 189 62
205 Central Berkshire Regional, Dalton 148 61
205 Framingham Public Schools 644 61
205 Georgetown Public Schools 136 61
205 Hawlemont Regional, Shelburne Falls 13 61
205 Hill View Montessori Charter, Haverhill 23 61
205 Milford Public Schools 342 61
205 Quabbin Regional, Barre 246 61
205 Southampton Public Schools 77 61
205 Uxbridge Public Schools 157 61
205 Waltham Public Schools 324 61
205 Williamsburg Public Schools 31 61
216 Belchertown Public Schools 224 60
216 Gloucester Public Schools 307 60
216 Marlborough Public Schools 345 60
219 Blackstone-Millville Regional 190 59
219 Greenfield Public Schools 131 59
219 Mohawk Trail Regional, Shelburne Falls 75 59
219 Pittsfield Public Schools 505 59
219 Prospect Hill Academy Charter, Somerville 68 59
219 Rockland Public Schools 210 59
219 Westport Community Public Schools 158 59
226 Cambridge Public Schools 388 58
226 Lee Public Schools 55 58
226 Palmer Public Schools 158 58
226 Revere Public Schools 431 58
230 Abington Public Schools 189 57
230 Community Day Charter, Lawrence 37 57
230 Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 303 57
230 Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 260 57
230 Millbury Public Schools 129 57
230 Murdoch Middle Charter, Chelmsford 72 57
230 Narragansett Regional, Baldwinville 147 57
230 Quaboag Regional, Warre 98 57
238 Atlantis Charter, Fall River 95 56
238 Clinton Public Schools 125 56
238 Halifax Public Schools 108 56
238 Haverhill Public Schools 577 56
238 Pioneer Valley Regional, Northfield 69 56
238 Quincy Public Schools 618 56
238 South Shore Charter, Hull 41 56
238 Wareham Public Schools 235 56
238 West Springfield Public Schools 265 56
247 Abby Kelley Foster Charter, Worcester 118 55
247 Clarksburg Public Schools 20 55
247 Conway Public Schools 22 55
247 Granville Public Schools 20 55
247 Ware Public Schools 93 55
252 Holbrook Public Schools 120 54
252 Monson Public Schools 120 54
252 Oxford Public Schools 166 54
252 Saugus Public Schools 259 54
252 Westhampton Public Schools 22 54
252 Winthrop Public Schools 161 54
258 Adams-Cheshire Regional 134 53
258 Boston Collegiate Charter 71 53
258 Edward Brooke Charter, Brighton 47 53
258 Kipp Academy Lynn Charter, Lynn 89 53
258 New Bedford Global Charter 70 53
258 Taunton Public Schools 656 53
264 Athol-Royalston Regional 143 52
264 Lynn Public Schools 929 52
264 Salem Public Schools 317 52
267 Agawam Public Schools 360 51
267 Berkley Public Schools 95 51
267 Easthampton Public Schools 130 51
267 Gateway Regional, Huntington 108 51
267 Methuen Public Schools 605 51
267 Randolph Public Schools 270 51
273 Savoy Public Schools 12 50
274 Benjamin Banneker Charter, Cambridge 37 49
274 Malden Public Schools 471 49
274 North Adams Public Schools 134 49
277 Leominster Public Schools 456 48
278 Chicopee Public Schools 510 47
278 Somerville Public Schools 341 47
280 Provincetown Public Schools 13 46
281 Boston Renaissance Charter 115 45
281 Orange Public Schools 108 45
281 Robert M. Hughes Academy Charter, Springfield 18 45
284 Fall River Public Schools 768 43
284 Southbridge Public Schools 181 43
286 Everett Public Schools 378 42
286 Sabis International Charter, Springfield 112 42
288 Brockton Public Schools 1201 41
288 Neighborhood House Charter, Dorchester 40 41
288 Seven Hills Charter, Worcester 73 41
291 Boston Public Schools 3800 40
291 Fitchburg Public Schools 406 40
291 New Bedford Public Schools 973 40
291 Webster Public Schools 155 40
291 Worcester Public Schools 1639 40
296 Winchendon Public Schools 129 38
297 Gill-Montague Regional 70 37
297 Springfield Public Schools 1874 37
299 Chelsea Public Schools 359 34
299 Lawrence Family Development Charter 59 34
301 Lowell Public Schools 1066 33
301 Uphams Corner Charter, South Boston 15 33
303 Lowell Community Charter 79 31
304 Lawrence Public Schools 940 26
305 Holyoke Community Charter 64 25
306 Holyoke Public Schools 452 23
 
5th GRADE MATH
2007
Rank
 District name Number
tested
Score
1 Pelham Public Schools 19 94
2 Boxborough Public Schools 97 90
3 Winchester Public Schools 298 89
4 Sudbury Public Schools 382 85
5 Lexington Public Schools 471 84
6 Sharon Public Schools 273 83
6 Topsfield Public Schools 106 83
8 Orleans Public Schools 39 82
9 Andover Public Schools 469 81
9 Dover Public Schools 105 81
9 Duxbury Public Schools 231 81
9 Hamilton-Wenham Regional 172 81
13 Brewster Public Schools 77 80
13 Needham Public Schools 363 80
13 Westford Public Schools 415 80
16 Ipswich Public Schools 167 79
16 Newton Public Schools 853 79
16 West Boylston Public Schools 77 79
19 Concord Public Schools 201 78
19 Middleton Public Schools 125 78
19 North Reading Public Schools 241 78
19 Weston Public Schools 210 78
19 Westwood Public Schools 224 78
24 Acton Public Schools 396 77
24 Norwell Public Schools 174 77
24 Sherborn Public Schools 79 77
24 Westborough Public Schools 280 77
28 Carlisle Public Schools 89 76
28 Lynnfield Public Schools 170 76
28 Medfield Public Schools 266 76
28 New Salem-Wendell Regional 17 76
28 Wayland Public Schools 201 76
33 Harvard Public Schools 115 75
33 Norfolk Public Schools 151 75
35 Canton Public Schools 240 74
35 Easton Public Schools 316 74
35 Franklin Public Schools 504 74
35 Marblehead Public Schools 226 74
35 Wellesley Public Schools 380 74
40 Arlington Public Schools 348 73
40 Belmont Public Schools 279 73
40 Boxford Public Schools 161 73
40 Hingham Public Schools 283 73
40 Mansfield Public Schools 410 73
40 Reading Public Schools 357 73
40 Shrewsbury Public Schools 455 73
40 Up-Island Regional, Vineyard Haven 45 73
48 Berlin Public Schools 28 72
48 Brookline Public Schools 416 72
48 Leverett Public Schools 18 72
48 Milton Public Schools 304 72
48 Rochester Public Schools 78 72
53 Holliston Public Schools 212 71
54 Amherst Public Schools 186 70
54 Cohasset Public Schools 116 70
54 Lunenburg Public Schools 132 70
54 Natick Public Schools 363 70
54 Wachusett Regional, Jefferson 591 70
59 Bedford Public Schools 173 69
59 North Attleborough Public Schools 376 69
59 Pentucket Regional, West Newbury 266 69
59 Southborough Public Schools 177 69
59 Sutton Public Schools 139 69
64 Ayer Public Schools 80 68
64 Hopkinton Public Schools 298 68
64 Mattapoisett Public Schools 65 68
64 Nashoba Regional, Bolton 229 68
64 Scituate Public Schools 222 68
64 Sunderland Public Schools 34 68
64 Wakefield Public Schools 242 68
71 Marblehead Community Charter 45 67
71 Marion Public Schools 64 67
71 Northborough Public Schools 220 67
71 Wilmington Public Schools 310 67
75 Benjamin Franklin Charter, Franklin 47 66
75 Marshfield Public Schools 374 66
75 Wrentham Public Schools 167 66
78 Groton-Dunstable Regional 242 65
78 Tisbury Public Schools 26 65
78 West Bridgewater Public Schools 101 65
81 Auburn Public Schools 201 64
81 Deerfield Public Schools 64 64
81 Wales Public Schools 14 64
84 Avon Public Schools 64 63
84 Lenox Public Schools 62 63
84 Lincoln Public Schools 120 63
84 Longmeadow Public Schools 231 63
84 Mystic Valley Regional Charter, Malden 119 63
84 North Andover Public Schools 350 63
90 Chatham Public Schools 60 62
90 Falmouth Public Schools 279 62
90 Manchester Essex Regional 113 62
93 Chelmsford Public Schools 398 61
93 East Longmeadow Public Schools 210 61
93 Grafton Public Schools 240 61
93 Hopedale Public Schools 99 61
93 Lanesborough Public Schools 47 61
93 Medway Public Schools 217 61
93 Rising Tide Charter, Plymouth 82 61
93 Triton Regional, Byfield 232 61
101 Braintree Public Schools 424 60
101 Clarksburg Public Schools 20 60
101 Dartmouth Public Schools 354 60
101 Farmington River Regional, Otis 20 60
101 Littleton Public Schools 126 60
101 River Valley Charter, Newburyport 35 60
101 Shutesbury Public Schools 20 60
108 Community Day Charter, Lawrence 37 59
108 Hanover Public Schools 239 59
108 Hilltown Cooperative Charter, Haydenville 17 59
108 Rockport Public Schools 69 59
112 Acushnet Public Schools 111 58
112 Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 295 58
112 Hatfield Public Schools 31 58
112 Sandwich Public Schools 297 58
116 Clinton Public Schools 125 57
116 Marlborough Public Schools 343 57
116 Murdoch Middle Charter, Chelmsford 73 57
116 Nahant Public Schools 28 57
116 Nantucket Public Schools 88 57
116 North Brookfield Public Schools 57 57
116 Norwood Public Schools 290 57
116 Sturbridge Public Schools 117 57
124 Barnstable Charter 446 56
124 Dudley-Charlton Regional 316 56
124 Foxborough Public Schools 209 56
124 Foxborough Regional Charter 100 56
124 Newburyport Public Schools 148 56
124 Pembroke Public Schools 275 56
124 Plympton Public Schools 38 56
124 Whitman-Hanson Regional, Whitman 358 56
132 Blackstone-Millville Regional 191 55
132 Hadley Public Schools 51 55
132 Leicester Public Schools 155 55
132 Maynard Public Schools 110 55
132 Petersham Public Schools 22 55
132 Plymouth Public Schools 553 55
132 Truro Public Schools 18 55
132 Wellfleet Public Schools 22 55
140 Ashland Public Schools 225 54
140 Beverly Public Schools 350 54
140 Conway Public Schools 22 54
140 Kingston Public Schools 160 54
140 Martha's Vineyard Charter, West Tisbury 15 54
140 North Middlesex Regional, Townsend 341 54
140 Seekonk Public Schools 192 54
140 Swampscott Public Schools 179 54
140 Walpole Public Schools 292 54
149 Boylston Public Schools 55 53
149 Brimfield Public Schools 40 53
149 Carver Public Schools 158 53
149 Central Berkshire Regional, Dalton 148 53
149 Dedham Public Schools 257 53
149 Edgartown Public Schools 32 53
149 Freetown-Lakeville Regional 285 53
149 Harwich Public Schools 117 53
149 Hudson Public Schools 217 53
149 Lee Public Schools 55 53
149 Middleborough Public Schools 282 53
149 Stoughton Public Schools 261 53
149 Williamstown Public Schools 65 53
162 Brookfield Public Schools 31 52
162 Burlington Public Schools 286 52
162 Mendon-Upton Regional 233 52
162 Milford Public Schools 344 52
162 Quaboag Regional, Warre 98 52
162 Tyngsborough Public Schools 180 52
162 Watertown Public Schools 189 52
162 West Springfield Public Schools 265 52
162 Williamsburg Public Schools 31 52
171 Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 171 51
171 Attleboro Public Schools 455 51
171 East Bridgewater Public Schools 226 51
171 Granby Public Schools 88 51
171 Mohawk Trail Regional, Shelburne Falls 77 51
171 North Adams Public Schools 132 51
171 South Shore Charter, Hull 41 51
171 Weymouth Public Schools 480 51
179 Agawam Public Schools 360 50
179 Berkshire Hills Regional, Stockbridge 86 50
179 Conservatory Lab Charter, Brighton 20 50
179 Danvers Public Schools 271 50
179 Eastham Public Schools 26 50
179 Framingham Public Schools 643 50
179 Plainville Public Schools 107 50
179 Savoy Public Schools 12 50
179 Whately Public Schools 18 50
188 Holbrook Public Schools 120 49
188 Hull Public Schools 86 49
188 Millbury Public Schools 130 49
188 Millis Public Schools 125 49
188 Oak Bluffs Public Schools 45 49
193 Bellingham Public Schools 185 48
193 Douglas Public Schools 146 48
193 Melrose Public Schools 281 48
193 Northbridge Public Schools 198 48
193 Quincy Public Schools 618 48
193 Southwick-Tolland Regional 152 48
193 Waltham Public Schools 326 48
193 Westport Community Public Schools 157 48
201 Abington Public Schools 190 47
201 Belchertown Public Schools 225 47
201 Berkley Public Schools 96 47
201 Fairhaven Public Schools 166 47
201 Leominster Public Schools 457 47
201 Medford Public Schools 354 47
201 Peabody Public Schools 512 47
201 Quabbin Regional, Barre 246 47
201 Revere Public Schools 431 47
201 Shirley Public Schools 75 47
201 Taunton Public Schools 657 47
212 Billerica Public Schools 513 46
212 Halifax Public Schools 108 46
212 New Bedford Global Charter 68 46
212 Stoneham Public Schools 219 46
212 Woburn Public Schools 341 46
217 Cambridge Public Schools 388 45
217 Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 260 45
217 Granville Public Schools 20 45
217 Narragansett Regional, Baldwinville 147 45
217 Norton Public Schools 256 45
217 Rockland Public Schools 210 45
217 Somerset Public Schools 201 45
217 South Hadley Public Schools 175 45
225 Bourne Public Schools 204 44
225 Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 500 44
225 Dracut Public Schools 366 44
225 Edward Brooke Charter, Brighton 46 44
225 Pittsfield Public Schools 505 44
225 Southern Berkshire Regional, Sheffield 61 44
231 Easthampton Public Schools 130 43
231 Georgetown Public Schools 136 43
231 Lynn Public Schools 926 43
231 Pioneer Valley Regional, Northfield 69 43
231 Salem Public Schools 316 43
231 Ware Public Schools 91 43
237 Chesterfield-Goshen Regional 19 42
237 Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 302 42
237 Gloucester Public Schools 308 42
237 Greenfield Public Schools 131 42
237 Mashpee Public Schools 136 42
237 Northampton Public Schools 196 42
237 Westfield Public Schools 504 42
244 Boston Collegiate Charter 71 41
244 Tewksbury Public Schools 384 41
244 Westhampton Public Schools 22 41
247 Florida Public Schools 10 40
247 Kipp Academy Lynn Charter, Lynn 91 40
247 Ludlow Public Schools 247 40
247 Oxford Public Schools 165 40
247 Spencer-East Brookfield Regional 159 40
252 Southampton Public Schools 77 39
253 Brockton Public Schools 1200 38
253 Haverhill Public Schools 575 38
253 Hawlemont Regional, Shelburne Falls 13 38
253 Lowell Community Charter 79 38
253 Methuen Public Schools 605 38
253 Prospect Hill Academy Charter, Somerville 68 38
253 Sabis International Charter, Springfield 113 38
253 Wareham Public Schools 234 38
261 Adams-Cheshire Regional 134 37
261 Amesbury Public Schools 193 37
261 Holland Public Schools 27 37
261 Uxbridge Public Schools 157 37
265 Gardner Public Schools 190 36
265 Southbridge Public Schools 177 36
265 Worcester Public Schools 1645 36
268 Athol-Royalston Regional 140 35
268 Malden Public Schools 469 35
268 Swansea Public Schools 162 35
271 Chicopee Public Schools 510 34
271 Erving Public Schools 23 34
271 New Bedford Public Schools 978 34
274 Abby Kelley Foster Charter, Worcester 118 33
274 Boston Public Schools 3807 33
274 Fitchburg Public Schools 404 33
274 Saugus Public Schools 259 33
274 Somerville Public Schools 340 33
274 Winthrop Public Schools 161 33
280 Orange Public Schools 108 32
280 Randolph Public Schools 272 32
282 Chelsea Public Schools 359 31
282 Palmer Public Schools 159 31
284 Gateway Regional, Huntington 108 30
284 Richmond Public Schools 24 30
286 Fall River Public Schools 767 29
287 Webster Public Schools 154 28
287 Winchendon Public Schools 128 28
289 Lawrence Family Development Charter 59 27
289 Lowell Public Schools 1072 27
291 Atlantis Charter, Fall River 95 26
291 Everett Public Schools 377 26
291 Monson Public Schools 120 26
291 Seven Hills Charter, Worcester 73 26
291 Springfield Public Schools 1871 26
296 Boston Renaissance Charter 115 25
296 Neighborhood House Charter, Dorchester 40 25
298 Provincetown Public Schools 13 23
299 Benjamin Banneker Charter, Cambridge 37 22
300 Gill-Montague Regional 71 19
300 Holyoke Community Charter 63 19
302 Hill View Montessori Charter, Haverhill 23 18
303 Lawrence Public Schools 937 16
304 Holyoke Public Schools 455 14
305 Robert M. Hughes Academy Charter, Springfield 18 11
306 Uphams Corner Charter, South Boston 15 0

5th GRADE SCIENCE
2007
Rank
 District name Number
tested
Score
1 Pelham Public Schools 19 95
2 Boxborough Public Schools 96 89
2 Whately Public Schools 18 89
4 Sunderland Public Schools 34 86
4 Winchester Public Schools 298 86
6 Harvard Public Schools 115 83
7 Arlington Public Schools 348 82
7 Carlisle Public Schools 89 82
7 Hingham Public Schools 284 82
7 Orleans Public Schools 39 82
7 Petersham Public Schools 22 82
7 Sharon Public Schools 274 82
13 Brewster Public Schools 77 81
14 Acton Public Schools 395 80
14 Boxford Public Schools 161 80
14 Farmington River Regional, Otis 20 80
14 Sherborn Public Schools 79 80
14 Westford Public Schools 416 80
19 Andover Public Schools 469 79
19 Benjamin Franklin Charter, Franklin 47 79
19 Norwell Public Schools 174 79
19 Plympton Public Schools 38 79
19 Sudbury Public Schools 381 79
19 Topsfield Public Schools 106 79
25 Groton-Dunstable Regional 242 78
26 Brookfield Public Schools 31 77
26 Concord Public Schools 201 77
26 Conway Public Schools 22 77
26 Lexington Public Schools 471 77
26 Nashoba Regional, Bolton 229 77
26 Sturbridge Public Schools 117 77
32 Granby Public Schools 88 76
32 Hamilton-Wenham Regional 172 76
32 Marblehead Community Charter 45 76
32 Medfield Public Schools 266 76
32 Middleton Public Schools 125 76
37 Foxborough Regional Charter 100 75
37 Marion Public Schools 64 75
37 Nahant Public Schools 28 75
37 Shutesbury Public Schools 20 75
41 Lynnfield Public Schools 170 74
41 Newton Public Schools 854 74
41 Rising Tide Charter, Plymouth 82 74
41 Rochester Public Schools 78 74
41 Wachusett Regional, Jefferson 592 74
46 Hopkinton Public Schools 298 73
46 Norfolk Public Schools 151 73
46 Up-Island Regional, Vineyard Haven 45 73
46 Westborough Public Schools 280 73
46 Westwood Public Schools 223 73
51 Deerfield Public Schools 64 72
51 Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 295 72
51 Hopedale Public Schools 99 72
51 Mattapoisett Public Schools 65 72
51 Northborough Public Schools 220 72
51 Shrewsbury Public Schools 456 72
51 Truro Public Schools 18 72
51 Wales Public Schools 14 72
51 Wayland Public Schools 200 72
60 Bellingham Public Schools 185 71
60 Belmont Public Schools 279 71
60 Cohasset Public Schools 116 71
60 Dover Public Schools 105 71
60 Hatfield Public Schools 31 71
60 Holliston Public Schools 212 71
60 Marshfield Public Schools 373 71
60 Needham Public Schools 363 71
60 North Attleborough Public Schools 376 71
60 Oak Bluffs Public Schools 45 71
60 Williamsburg Public Schools 31 71
71 Amherst Public Schools 186 70
71 Bedford Public Schools 173 70
71 Ipswich Public Schools 167 70
71 Leicester Public Schools 155 70
71 Mansfield Public Schools 410 70
71 Pentucket Regional, West Newbury 266 70
71 Wellesley Public Schools 380 70
71 West Boylston Public Schools 77 70
79 Boylston Public Schools 55 69
79 Hadley Public Schools 51 69
79 Mohawk Trail Regional, Shelburne Falls 77 69
79 Southborough Public Schools 177 69
83 Berlin Public Schools 28 68
83 Douglas Public Schools 146 68
83 Franklin Public Schools 504 68
83 Kingston Public Schools 160 68
83 Natick Public Schools 362 68
83 Scituate Public Schools 222 68
89 Brookline Public Schools 416 67
89 Canton Public Schools 240 67
89 Lenox Public Schools 62 67
89 Leverett Public Schools 18 67
89 Martha's Vineyard Charter, West Tisbury 15 67
89 Newburyport Public Schools 148 67
95 Ayer Public Schools 80 66
95 Duxbury Public Schools 232 66
95 Easton Public Schools 316 66
95 Lunenburg Public Schools 132 66
95 North Reading Public Schools 241 66
95 Plymouth Public Schools 553 66
95 River Valley Charter, Newburyport 35 66
95 Sandwich Public Schools 297 66
95 Weston Public Schools 210 66
95 Wrentham Public Schools 167 66
105 East Bridgewater Public Schools 226 65
105 East Longmeadow Public Schools 210 65
105 Freetown-Lakeville Regional 285 65
105 Hilltown Cooperative Charter, Haydenville 17 65
105 New Salem-Wendell Regional 17 65
105 North Andover Public Schools 352 65
105 Rockport Public Schools 69 65
105 Wakefield Public Schools 242 65
113 Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 171 64
113 Carver Public Schools 158 64
113 Hull Public Schools 86 64
113 Medway Public Schools 217 64
113 Narragansett Regional, Baldwinville 147 64
113 Plainville Public Schools 107 64
113 Reading Public Schools 357 64
120 Auburn Public Schools 201 63
120 Blackstone-Millville Regional 191 63
120 Chesterfield-Goshen Regional 19 63
120 Dudley-Charlton Regional 316 63
120 Foxborough Public Schools 209 63
120 Grafton Public Schools 240 63
120 Triton Regional, Byfield 232 63
127 Chatham Public Schools 60 62
127 Dartmouth Public Schools 354 62
127 Eastham Public Schools 26 62
127 Longmeadow Public Schools 231 62
127 Nantucket Public Schools 88 62
127 Pembroke Public Schools 275 62
133 Berkshire Hills Regional, Stockbridge 86 61
133 Braintree Public Schools 424 61
133 Chelmsford Public Schools 398 61
133 North Brookfield Public Schools 57 61
133 Northbridge Public Schools 198 61
138 Clarksburg Public Schools 20 60
138 Clinton Public Schools 125 60
138 Florida Public Schools 10 60
138 Lincoln Public Schools 120 60
138 Manchester Essex Regional 113 60
138 Marblehead Public Schools 226 60
138 Wilmington Public Schools 311 60
145 Central Berkshire Regional, Dalton 148 59
145 Littleton Public Schools 126 59
145 Mendon-Upton Regional 233 59
145 North Middlesex Regional, Townsend 341 59
145 Quabbin Regional, Barre 245 59
145 Savoy Public Schools 12 59
145 Tyngsborough Public Schools 180 59
145 Wellfleet Public Schools 22 59
145 Westport Community Public Schools 157 59
154 Acushnet Public Schools 111 58
154 Barnstable Charter 446 58
154 Somerset Public Schools 201 58
154 Southern Berkshire Regional, Sheffield 61 58
154 Weymouth Public Schools 480 58
159 Hanover Public Schools 239 57
159 Kipp Academy Lynn Charter, Lynn 91 57
159 Peabody Public Schools 512 57
159 Walpole Public Schools 292 57
159 Whitman-Hanson Regional, Whitman 358 57
164 Burlington Public Schools 286 56
164 Melrose Public Schools 279 56
164 Milton Public Schools 304 56
164 Sutton Public Schools 139 56
164 Woburn Public Schools 341 56
169 Brimfield Public Schools 40 55
169 Norwood Public Schools 290 55
169 Seekonk Public Schools 192 55
169 Williamstown Public Schools 65 55
173 Ashland Public Schools 225 54
173 Avon Public Schools 63 54
173 Berkley Public Schools 96 54
173 Community Day Charter, Lawrence 37 54
173 Georgetown Public Schools 135 54
173 Mashpee Public Schools 135 54
173 Southwick-Tolland Regional 152 54
173 Stoneham Public Schools 219 54
181 Bourne Public Schools 204 53
181 Harwich Public Schools 117 53
181 Spencer-East Brookfield Regional 159 53
181 Swampscott Public Schools 179 53
181 Swansea Public Schools 162 53
181 West Bridgewater Public Schools 101 53
187 Dedham Public Schools 257 52
187 Erving Public Schools 23 52
187 Fairhaven Public Schools 165 52
187 Holland Public Schools 27 52
187 Northampton Public Schools 196 52
187 Quaboag Regional, Warre 98 52
187 Westfield Public Schools 504 52
194 Agawam Public Schools 359 51
194 Billerica Public Schools 511 51
194 Edgartown Public Schools 32 51
194 Lanesborough Public Schools 47 51
194 Middleborough Public Schools 282 51
194 Milford Public Schools 344 51
194 Millis Public Schools 125 51
194 South Hadley Public Schools 175 51
194 Stoughton Public Schools 261 51
194 Tewksbury Public Schools 383 51
194 West Springfield Public Schools 265 51
205 Adams-Cheshire Regional 134 50
205 Attleboro Public Schools 455 50
205 Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 500 50
205 Conservatory Lab Charter, Brighton 20 50
205 Granville Public Schools 20 50
205 Greenfield Public Schools 131 50
205 Hudson Public Schools 217 50
205 Medford Public Schools 354 50
205 Norton Public Schools 256 50
205 Tisbury Public Schools 26 50
205 Waltham Public Schools 326 50
216 Belchertown Public Schools 225 49
216 Danvers Public Schools 271 49
216 Framingham Public Schools 643 49
216 Murdoch Middle Charter, Chelmsford 73 49
220 Marlborough Public Schools 343 48
220 Millbury Public Schools 130 48
220 Southampton Public Schools 77 48
220 Watertown Public Schools 189 48
224 Beverly Public Schools 350 47
224 Dracut Public Schools 366 47
224 Maynard Public Schools 109 47
224 Orange Public Schools 108 47
224 Pioneer Valley Regional, Northfield 69 47
224 Pittsfield Public Schools 505 47
224 Uxbridge Public Schools 157 47
231 Falmouth Public Schools 279 46
231 Halifax Public Schools 108 46
231 Hawlemont Regional, Shelburne Falls 13 46
231 Palmer Public Schools 159 46
231 Revere Public Schools 431 46
231 Richmond Public Schools 24 46
237 Abington Public Schools 190 45
237 Boston Collegiate Charter 71 45
237 Edward Brooke Charter, Brighton 46 45
237 Lee Public Schools 55 45
237 Leominster Public Schools 457 45
237 Mystic Valley Regional Charter, Malden 119 45
243 Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 259 44
243 Gloucester Public Schools 308 44
243 Haverhill Public Schools 575 44
243 Monson Public Schools 120 44
243 Oxford Public Schools 165 44
248 Easthampton Public Schools 130 43
249 Gateway Regional, Huntington 108 42
249 Quincy Public Schools 620 42
249 Rockland Public Schools 210 42
249 Sabis International Charter, Springfield 113 42
249 South Shore Charter, Hull 41 42
249 Winthrop Public Schools 161 42
255 Prospect Hill Academy Charter, Somerville 68 41
255 Shirley Public Schools 75 41
255 Taunton Public Schools 657 41
255 Wareham Public Schools 234 41
259 Amesbury Public Schools 193 40
259 New Bedford Global Charter 68 40
261 Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 302 39
261 Hill View Montessori Charter, Haverhill 23 39
261 Salem Public Schools 315 39
264 Cambridge Public Schools 388 38
264 Gardner Public Schools 191 38
264 Malden Public Schools 469 38
264 Saugus Public Schools 259 38
264 Ware Public Schools 91 38
269 Winchendon Public Schools 128 37
270 Ludlow Public Schools 247 36
271 North Adams Public Schools 132 35
271 Southbridge Public Schools 179 35
273 Chicopee Public Schools 510 34
274 Neighborhood House Charter, Dorchester 40 33
275 Fall River Public Schools 767 32
275 Westhampton Public Schools 22 32
277 Athol-Royalston Regional 139 31
277 Holbrook Public Schools 120 31
277 Lynn Public Schools 926 31
277 Provincetown Public Schools 13 31
281 Abby Kelley Foster Charter, Worcester 118 29
281 Atlantis Charter, Fall River 95 29
281 Benjamin Banneker Charter, Cambridge 37 29
281 Gill-Montague Regional 71 29
281 Methuen Public Schools 605 29
281 New Bedford Public Schools 978 29
287 Everett Public Schools 377 28
287 Fitchburg Public Schools 403 28
287 Randolph Public Schools 272 28
290 Somerville Public Schools 340 26
291 Lowell Community Charter 79 25
291 Webster Public Schools 155 25
291 Worcester Public Schools 1642 25
294 Springfield Public Schools 1871 24
295 Seven Hills Charter, Worcester 73 23
296 Brockton Public Schools 1198 22
297 Boston Public Schools 3811 21
298 Holyoke Public Schools 452 20
299 Lowell Public Schools 1071 19
300 Boston Renaissance Charter 115 17
300 Chelsea Public Schools 358 17
300 Holyoke Community Charter 63 17
303 Lawrence Public Schools 936 14
304 Lawrence Family Development Charter 59 7
305 Robert M. Hughes Academy Charter, Springfield 18 0
305 Uphams Corner Charter, South Boston 15 0
   


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