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Newton Public Schools

These results for Newton 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 52 21 3 894
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 40 42 12 6 890
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 25 53 18 4 851
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 41 32 24 3 849
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 30 54 13 3 853
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 41 38 16 5 853
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 29 45 22 3 854
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 17 65 15 3 830
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 47 31 14 8 834
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District 20 66 11 3 809
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District 35 37 19 10 809
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District 23 67 7 3 856
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District 35 34 19 12 856
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District 6 46 36 11 854
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District 45 43 10 2 920
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District 69 19 9 3 917
  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.
A. E. Angier
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 34 40 23 3 62 232 of 1,013
3rd Math 44 37 13 6 62 125 of 1,013
4th English 28 58 12 2 65 40 of 996
4th Math 35 43 22 0 65 42 of 996
5th English 42 48 10 0 60 36 of 929
5th Math 58 23 10 8 60 53 of 929
5th Science 40 53 7 0 60 6 of 929

Bowen
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 27 50 21 2 62 175 of 1,013
3rd Math 40 44 6 10 62 81 of 1,013
4th English 39 51 8 2 49 19 of 996
4th Math 69 18 10 2 49 7 of 996
5th English 52 39 9 0 54 25 of 929
5th Math 40 38 17 6 53 79 of 929
5th Science 39 43 19 0 54 42 of 929

C. C. Burr
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 27 58 13 2 60 58 of 1,013
3rd Math 47 47 5 2 58 10 of 1,013
4th English 50 36 14 0 44 40 of 996
4th Math 41 32 25 2 44 83 of 996
5th English 50 34 12 3 58 119 of 929
5th Math 48 31 16 5 58 69 of 929
5th Science 40 38 17 5 58 80 of 929

Cabot
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 25 50 22 3 60 210 of 1,013
3rd Math 23 52 18 7 60 230 of 1,013
4th English 36 45 17 2 66 91 of 996
4th Math 38 38 20 5 66 55 of 996
5th English 19 67 13 2 64 91 of 929
5th Math 37 44 14 5 63 53 of 929
5th Science 33 48 14 5 63 51 of 929

Countryside
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 20 53 23 4 70 254 of 1,013
3rd Math 41 32 19 9 69 262 of 1,013
4th English 7 49 36 9 70 510 of 996
4th Math 6 44 42 8 71 468 of 996
5th English 31 55 10 4 77 91 of 929
5th Math 48 31 14 6 77 69 of 929
5th Science 36 37 22 5 76 140 of 929

Franklin
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 25 49 22 5 65 232 of 1,013
3rd Math 28 49 15 8 65 190 of 1,013
4th English 7 58 27 8 60 342 of 996
4th Math 35 20 42 3 60 374 of 996
5th English 40 47 10 3 68 78 of 929
5th Math 41 32 24 3 68 128 of 929
5th Science 31 34 35 0 68 249 of 929

Lincoln-Eliot
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 18 49 31 2 45 379 of 1,013
3rd Math 38 33 18 11 45 305 of 1,013
4th English 10 44 39 7 41 543 of 996
4th Math 20 22 51 7 41 608 of 996
5th English 15 60 25 0 40 252 of 929
5th Math 13 58 25 5 40 151 of 929
5th Science 23 43 28 8 40 233 of 929

Horace Mann
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 15 61 23 2 61 201 of 1,013
3rd Math 43 41 11 5 61 81 of 1,013
4th English 35 42 16 7 43 155 of 996
4th Math 40 42 14 5 43 22 of 996
5th English 25 58 14 4 57 135 of 929
5th Math 41 43 16 0 56 31 of 929
5th Science 20 50 27 4 56 180 of 929

Mason-Rice
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 29 54 12 4 68 73 of 1,013
3rd Math 34 51 12 3 67 70 of 1,013
4th English 24 60 15 1 67 63 of 996
4th Math 45 35 18 2 66 30 of 996
5th English 27 63 6 4 51 36 of 929
5th Math 45 45 8 2 51 12 of 929
5th Science 29 47 22 2 51 103 of 929

Peirce
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 11 66 23 0 64 175 of 1,013
3rd Math 56 35 10 0 63 23 of 1,013
4th English 38 42 17 4 53 108 of 996
4th Math 54 25 21 0 52 36 of 996
5th English 47 40 13 0 45 78 of 929
5th Math 33 49 16 2 45 43 of 929
5th Science 42 44 13 0 45 17 of 929

Memorial Spaulding
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 16 58 25 1 73 232 of 1,013
3rd Math 47 34 12 7 73 125 of 1,013
4th English 9 67 25 0 81 172 of 996
4th Math 42 35 22 1 81 48 of 996
5th English 11 63 20 6 70 266 of 929
5th Math 43 39 13 6 70 43 of 929
5th Science 21 50 26 3 70 168 of 929

Underwood
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 36 49 15 0 55 58 of 1,013
3rd Math 43 50 7 0 54 17 of 1,013
4th English 25 65 9 0 55 19 of 996
4th Math 44 30 26 0 54 72 of 996
5th English 15 77 8 0 39 16 of 929
5th Math 47 32 21 0 38 69 of 929
5th Science 26 41 33 0 39 219 of 929

John Ward
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 34 59 6 0 32 13 of 1,013
3rd Math 56 38 3 3 32 10 of 1,013
4th English 56 42 0 2 45 3 of 996
4th Math 80 18 0 2 45 1 of 996
5th English 44 41 12 2 41 102 of 929
5th Math 54 34 7 5 41 19 of 929
5th Science 34 46 17 2 41 59 of 929

Williams
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 15 44 28 13 39 538 of 1,013
3rd Math 21 46 15 18 39 389 of 1,013
4th English 17 66 17 0 47 71 of 996
4th Math 31 42 27 0 48 83 of 996
5th English 17 65 15 2 46 150 of 929
5th Math 41 39 17 2 46 61 of 929
5th Science 11 59 24 7 46 180 of 929

Zervas
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 31 46 22 2 59 175 of 1,013
3rd Math 42 42 14 2 59 81 of 1,013
4th English 28 56 11 6 54 63 of 996
4th Math 46 33 19 2 54 36 of 996
5th English 27 55 13 5 62 150 of 929
5th Math 32 43 21 5 63 111 of 929
5th Science 19 52 24 5 63 168 of 929

Bigelow Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 16 68 14 2 167 101 of 565
6th Math 45 32 16 8 167 62 of 565
7th English 15 73 9 3 164 64 of 464
7th Math 32 37 18 12 163 62 of 464
8th English 15 76 8 1 157 73 of 462
8th Math 30 41 18 11 155 55 of 461
8th Science 6 35 42 17 155 147 of 462

Charles E. Brown Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 21 71 6 1 225 21 of 565
6th Math 54 30 12 4 224 21 of 565
7th English 29 62 8 1 197 32 of 464
7th Math 51 32 13 4 198 5 of 464
8th English 26 65 6 3 235 73 of 462
8th Math 40 30 18 12 236 63 of 461
8th Science 10 51 31 7 236 35 of 462

F. A. Day Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 16 65 16 3 232 136 of 565
6th Math 44 35 13 9 232 48 of 565
7th English 18 68 11 4 250 81 of 464
7th Math 25 41 23 10 249 77 of 464
8th English 25 67 7 1 244 60 of 462
8th Math 34 36 20 10 245 63 of 461
8th Science 4 49 39 9 244 66 of 462

Oak Hill Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 14 59 22 6 188 243 of 565
6th Math 48 28 14 10 189 69 of 565
7th English 20 63 12 4 183 113 of 464
7th Math 35 36 20 9 183 51 of 464
8th English 29 63 6 2 185 60 of 462
8th Math 41 32 17 10 185 49 of 461
8th Science 5 51 35 10 185 51 of 462

Newton North High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 39 47 11 2 444 75 of 341
10th Math 66 22 10 3 442 58 of 341

Newton South High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 51 40 7 1 455 36 of 341
10th Math 74 16 8 2 455 38 of 341

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