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

Palmer Public Schools

These results for Palmer 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 13 44 33 11 151
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 16 36 32 15 151
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 10 38 37 15 143
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 17 22 45 16 143
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 11 47 33 9 158
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 7 24 35 35 159
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 8 38 44 9 159
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 4 67 20 9 176
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 14 30 32 23 175
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District 3 58 28 11 190
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District 4 25 45 27 191
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District 8 66 17 9 172
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District 12 25 37 26 174
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District 3 26 48 22 174
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District 16 63 18 3 126
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District 40 35 16 9 123
  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.
Old Mill Pond
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 13 45 32 10 144 558 of 1,013
3rd Math 16 38 33 13 144 641 of 1,013
4th English 10 39 36 15 137 629 of 996
4th Math 18 23 44 15 137 619 of 996

Converse Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
5th English 11 47 32 10 152 564 of 929
5th Math 7 24 35 33 153 739 of 929
5th Science 8 40 42 9 153 514 of 929
6th English 4 68 19 8 166 258 of 565
6th Math 15 31 31 22 166 359 of 565
7th English 3 60 28 9 176 313 of 464
7th Math 5 27 46 23 176 321 of 464

Palmer High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
8th English 8 68 16 8 164 271 of 462
8th Math 13 26 38 23 163 282 of 461
8th Science 4 28 48 20 163 212 of 462
10th English 17 66 16 2 115 106 of 341
10th Math 42 36 17 5 112 130 of 341

Sponsored Links