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Norwell Public Schools

These results for Norwell 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 2 177
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 32 47 17 4 177
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 22 54 22 2 184
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 31 35 32 2 183
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 32 54 13 2 175
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 35 42 20 3 174
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 34 45 20 2 174
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 16 68 15 1 179
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 43 36 16 5 178
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District 24 66 8 2 151
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District 28 43 21 9 152
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District 24 71 5 0 167
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District 37 34 22 7 167
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District 5 50 40 5 167
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District 45 42 12 1 161
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District 68 21 9 2 160
  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.
Grace Farrar Cole
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 32 53 14 0 90 58 of 1,013
3rd Math 29 52 17 2 90 125 of 1,013
4th English 20 57 22 1 82 155 of 996
4th Math 33 34 32 1 82 162 of 996
5th English 33 52 14 1 91 102 of 929
5th Math 38 41 20 1 91 69 of 929
5th Science 36 44 19 1 91 59 of 929

William G. Vinal
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 20 55 22 2 83 210 of 1,013
3rd Math 36 43 17 4 83 159 of 1,013
4th English 25 52 22 1 99 155 of 996
4th Math 31 37 31 2 98 147 of 996
5th English 32 55 11 2 82 78 of 929
5th Math 32 44 19 5 81 104 of 929
5th Science 32 46 20 2 81 80 of 929

Norwell Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 16 68 15 1 176 101 of 565
6th Math 44 35 16 5 175 48 of 565
7th English 24 66 8 2 150 44 of 464
7th Math 28 43 21 8 150 51 of 464
8th English 24 72 4 0 166 13 of 462
8th Math 37 34 22 7 166 55 of 461
8th Science 5 50 40 5 166 56 of 462

Norwell High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 45 43 12 1 160 60 of 341
10th Math 69 21 9 2 159 38 of 341

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