boston.com News your connection to The Boston Globe
2007 MCAS RESULTS   Search for scores * About MCAS
 Rankings
District rankings:
3rd | 4th | 5th | 6th | 7th | 8th | 10th
School rankings:
3rd | 4th | 5th | 6th | 7th | 8th | 10th
 Individual district and school results
Choose from this menu: [ * or see entire list ]
10th-grade passing rates:
Schools: English and math most/least improved
Districts: Biology | Chemistry | Physics | Tech

Hingham Public Schools

These results for Hingham 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 24 48 25 4 302
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 22 50 18 11 301
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 20 60 18 1 296
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 39 28 30 3 295
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 29 58 12 1 285
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 34 39 24 3 283
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 28 54 16 2 284
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 13 71 13 2 304
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 24 38 31 7 303
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District 11 71 15 2 298
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District 14 40 30 16 298
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District 24 67 7 2 263
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District 29 34 27 9 264
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District 5 44 45 6 265
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District 42 48 7 2 262
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District 57 31 10 3 262
  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.
William L. Foster Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 16 58 25 1 97 232 of 1,013
3rd Math 17 58 18 7 96 230 of 1,013
4th English 16 66 18 0 85 82 of 996
4th Math 40 27 32 1 85 162 of 996
5th English 33 58 9 1 80 25 of 929
5th Math 36 45 18 1 80 53 of 929
5th Science 35 43 20 2 81 80 of 929

Plymouth River
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 31 49 18 2 103 120 of 1,013
3rd Math 27 47 16 11 103 248 of 1,013
4th English 22 57 20 1 113 123 of 996
4th Math 37 32 29 2 112 134 of 996
5th English 25 59 15 0 111 119 of 929
5th Math 39 33 25 3 110 143 of 929
5th Science 23 60 17 0 110 31 of 929

South Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 25 39 30 6 93 442 of 1,013
3rd Math 23 47 19 11 93 328 of 1,013
4th English 21 63 16 0 94 63 of 996
4th Math 44 26 30 1 94 122 of 996
5th English 33 55 10 1 87 65 of 929
5th Math 26 43 29 2 86 174 of 929
5th Science 31 55 12 2 86 17 of 929

Hingham Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 13 71 14 2 301 101 of 565
6th Math 24 38 31 7 300 186 of 565
7th English 12 72 15 1 294 107 of 464
7th Math 14 40 30 16 293 156 of 464
8th English 25 68 6 2 257 48 of 462
8th Math 28 35 28 9 258 92 of 461
8th Science 5 44 46 5 259 88 of 462

Hingham High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 43 48 7 1 256 36 of 341
10th Math 58 31 9 2 256 46 of 341

Sponsored Links