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Acton Public Schools

These results for Acton Public Schools, released in October of 2007, are for the MCAS exams taken in the spring of 2007. Source: Massachusetts Department of Education.

District summary

 All Students


 Spring 2007 Exam
% of students at each performance level No. of
students
tested
Advanced/
Above
Proficient
Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
  Grade 3
Reading District 29 51 18 2 376
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 29 50 16 5 376
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 23 62 14 1 382
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 41 31 25 2 381
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 44 44 8 4 395
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 43 34 17 7 396
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 41 39 16 4 395
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 31 62 6 2 388
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 56 32 8 4 388
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District -- -- -- -- 1
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District -- -- -- -- 1
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District -- -- -- -- --
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District -- -- -- -- --
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District -- -- -- -- --
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District -- -- -- -- --
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District -- -- -- -- --
  State 42 27 22 9 71,692

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.
Merriam
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 40 41 16 3 75 103 of 1,013
3rd Math 31 52 17 0 75 97 of 1,013
4th English 14 66 18 1 92 108 of 996
4th Math 39 29 30 1 92 147 of 996
5th English 43 45 11 2 94 65 of 929
5th Math 45 35 16 4 94 61 of 929
5th Science 43 40 13 4 94 31 of 929
6th English 28 65 4 3 96 14 of 565
6th Math 64 27 7 2 96 4 of 565

McCarthy-Towne
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 26 49 24 1 74 210 of 1,013
3rd Math 19 50 26 5 74 348 of 1,013
4th English 24 56 20 0 71 108 of 996
4th Math 32 32 33 3 69 211 of 996
5th English 37 55 7 1 71 16 of 929
5th Math 34 32 28 6 71 210 of 929
5th Science 38 42 15 4 71 59 of 929
6th English 32 58 8 1 72 37 of 565
6th Math 44 40 11 4 72 21 of 565

Douglas
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 21 57 21 1 72 153 of 1,013
3rd Math 29 56 8 7 72 70 of 1,013
4th English 30 52 18 0 71 82 of 996
4th Math 34 41 24 1 71 67 of 996
5th English 34 55 4 8 77 45 of 929
5th Math 34 43 13 10 77 91 of 929
5th Science 34 44 17 5 77 80 of 929
6th English 32 60 5 3 75 21 of 565
6th Math 56 31 5 8 75 7 of 565

Gates
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 25 55 17 3 75 120 of 1,013
3rd Math 19 56 19 7 75 230 of 1,013
4th English 30 62 7 1 71 13 of 996
4th Math 54 27 18 1 71 25 of 996
5th English 56 36 7 1 75 16 of 929
5th Math 51 33 12 4 75 31 of 929
5th Science 36 41 21 1 75 92 of 929
6th English 20 73 7 0 74 14 of 565
6th Math 47 39 11 3 74 10 of 565

Luther Conant
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 36 51 13 0 75 39 of 1,013
3rd Math 47 40 11 3 75 47 of 1,013
4th English 22 72 4 1 69 9 of 996
4th Math 49 29 20 1 69 42 of 996
5th English 59 31 7 3 70 36 of 929
5th Math 56 26 14 4 70 43 of 929
5th Science 57 30 11 1 70 16 of 929
6th English 45 52 3 0 67 5 of 565
6th Math 66 25 6 3 67 4 of 565

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