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Norwood Public Schools

These results for Norwood 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 14 44 36 5 240
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 29 39 22 10 240
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 9 45 39 6 265
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 12 25 50 12 266
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 11 55 28 6 292
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 19 38 31 12 290
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 15 40 36 9 290
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 9 65 21 5 280
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 22 34 31 14 278
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District 14 66 16 3 244
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District 16 28 37 19 243
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District 13 64 19 5 263
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District 12 26 37 25 261
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District 2 28 48 23 261
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District 31 49 17 3 265
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District 41 31 24 5 266
  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.
Balch
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 13 42 42 4 48 612 of 1,013
3rd Math 21 46 17 17 48 389 of 1,013
4th English 7 45 43 5 60 578 of 996
4th Math 7 33 50 10 60 638 of 996
5th English 9 52 36 3 69 519 of 929
5th Math 14 30 41 14 69 576 of 929
5th Science 13 32 45 10 69 552 of 929

Cornelius M. Callahan
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 17 49 29 5 41 403 of 1,013
3rd Math 34 39 17 10 41 262 of 1,013
4th English 24 54 17 5 41 139 of 996
4th Math 22 41 29 7 41 225 of 996
5th English 16 53 22 9 32 367 of 929
5th Math 39 32 16 13 31 151 of 929
5th Science 29 45 23 3 31 129 of 929

F. A. Cleveland
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 11 48 40 2 63 538 of 1,013
3rd Math 21 44 24 11 62 434 of 1,013
4th English 5 53 41 2 66 471 of 996
4th Math 14 24 58 5 66 677 of 996
5th English 16 55 22 8 77 330 of 929
5th Math 17 36 32 16 76 417 of 929
5th Science 12 45 36 8 76 365 of 929

John P. Oldham
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 14 33 49 5 43 732 of 1,013
3rd Math 37 28 30 5 43 434 of 1,013
4th English 4 40 51 4 45 697 of 996
4th Math 16 7 60 18 45 867 of 996
5th English 4 53 40 4 53 579 of 929
5th Math 13 43 38 6 53 354 of 929
5th Science 13 42 36 9 53 399 of 929

Charles J. Prescott
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 21 49 21 10 39 325 of 1,013
3rd Math 36 38 23 3 39 248 of 1,013
4th English 14 40 40 7 43 543 of 996
4th Math 9 23 58 9 43 765 of 996
5th English 13 67 17 4 48 175 of 929
5th Math 25 52 17 6 48 91 of 929
5th Science 13 48 33 6 48 311 of 929

Dr. Philip O. Coakley Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 10 65 21 4 272 215 of 565
6th Math 22 34 31 13 270 256 of 565
7th English 15 68 15 2 234 113 of 464
7th Math 17 30 37 16 233 211 of 464
8th English 13 66 17 4 252 238 of 462
8th Math 13 27 37 23 252 274 of 461
8th Science 2 28 49 21 252 235 of 462

Norwood High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 32 49 16 4 256 127 of 341
10th Math 43 31 22 4 254 164 of 341

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