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Needham Public Schools

These results for Needham 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 26 54 18 2 416
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 32 50 15 3 416
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 17 60 21 2 410
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 30 33 34 3 411
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 37 50 11 2 361
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 40 40 16 4 363
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 25 46 26 2 363
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 17 71 12 1 364
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 32 46 18 4 364
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District 21 67 9 2 366
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District 38 40 16 6 354
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District 25 69 5 1 337
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District 39 35 19 8 340
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District 10 53 31 6 340
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District 50 45 5 1 328
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District 74 17 8 1 327
  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.
Broadmeadow
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 30 53 16 1 101 73 of 1,013
3rd Math 38 49 12 2 101 47 of 1,013
4th English 21 61 17 1 92 82 of 996
4th Math 43 28 28 0 92 108 of 996
5th English 47 46 7 0 72 13 of 929
5th Math 49 42 8 0 73 8 of 929
5th Science 40 48 12 0 73 12 of 929

John Eliot
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 20 40 38 2 55 519 of 1,013
3rd Math 29 38 25 7 55 389 of 1,013
4th English 12 66 20 2 65 139 of 996
4th Math 28 35 28 9 65 225 of 996
5th English 27 51 18 4 55 207 of 929
5th Math 27 36 24 13 55 249 of 929
5th Science 13 45 38 4 55 351 of 929

Hillside Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 15 58 23 3 65 254 of 1,013
3rd Math 26 57 14 3 65 97 of 1,013
4th English 16 54 28 3 69 260 of 996
4th Math 20 33 43 4 70 415 of 996
5th English 25 53 21 2 53 207 of 929
5th Math 38 51 8 4 53 16 of 929
5th Science 30 45 23 2 53 117 of 929

William Mitchell
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 32 59 6 3 66 19 of 1,013
3rd Math 42 44 14 0 66 58 of 1,013
4th English 32 56 12 0 68 27 of 996
4th Math 25 40 34 1 68 189 of 996
5th English 44 45 9 2 64 45 of 929
5th Math 53 33 13 2 64 25 of 929
5th Science 20 50 27 3 64 180 of 929

Newman Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 29 54 16 1 124 73 of 1,013
3rd Math 27 55 15 3 124 113 of 1,013
4th English 9 63 25 3 108 229 of 996
4th Math 30 32 36 2 108 241 of 996
5th English 37 55 6 1 110 16 of 929
5th Math 36 40 21 4 111 104 of 929
5th Science 23 45 30 3 111 208 of 929

Pollard Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 17 71 11 1 358 62 of 565
6th Math 32 47 17 4 358 48 of 565
7th English 21 68 9 2 363 57 of 464
7th Math 38 41 16 6 351 14 of 464
8th English 26 69 5 1 329 23 of 462
8th Math 40 35 18 7 330 35 of 461
8th Science 11 54 31 5 330 24 of 462

Needham High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 50 44 5 0 324 19 of 341
10th Math 74 17 8 1 324 30 of 341

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