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Reading Public Schools

These results for Reading 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 23 53 23 2 333
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 23 49 20 8 334
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 15 60 22 3 358
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 23 35 37 4 358
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 17 67 15 1 357
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 32 41 23 4 357
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 18 46 32 4 357
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 18 70 10 2 360
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 43 38 14 5 359
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District 27 64 8 1 320
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District 31 42 20 7 322
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District 24 67 7 2 323
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District 38 37 21 4 321
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District 7 48 37 8 322
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District 34 50 14 2 319
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District 57 30 11 2 318
  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.
Alice M. Barrows
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 26 56 17 1 70 88 of 1,013
3rd Math 41 43 13 3 70 81 of 1,013
4th English 21 57 21 0 61 139 of 996
4th Math 33 33 31 3 61 173 of 996
5th English 15 68 16 2 62 135 of 929
5th Math 31 40 27 2 62 151 of 929
5th Science 15 55 23 8 62 180 of 929

Birch Meadow
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 24 43 33 0 63 379 of 1,013
3rd Math 24 38 17 21 63 494 of 1,013
4th English 10 65 25 0 71 188 of 996
4th Math 18 46 31 4 71 211 of 996
5th English 13 78 7 2 46 25 of 929
5th Math 37 48 9 7 46 28 of 929
5th Science 22 52 22 4 46 129 of 929

Joshua Eaton
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 28 55 17 0 64 73 of 1,013
3rd Math 20 58 22 0 64 177 of 1,013
4th English 12 60 24 4 95 229 of 996
4th Math 14 34 49 3 95 510 of 996
5th English 27 62 12 0 86 45 of 929
5th Math 31 36 27 6 86 198 of 929
5th Science 15 49 35 1 86 264 of 929

J. Warren Killam
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 24 51 25 0 67 210 of 1,013
3rd Math 15 52 25 7 67 389 of 1,013
4th English 25 54 20 2 65 123 of 996
4th Math 31 32 35 2 65 225 of 996
5th English 15 67 18 0 84 150 of 929
5th Math 33 40 26 0 84 128 of 929
5th Science 21 45 33 0 84 233 of 929

Wood End Elementary School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 14 59 22 5 64 254 of 1,013
3rd Math 17 56 17 9 64 262 of 1,013
4th English 9 70 16 5 56 123 of 996
4th Math 27 34 36 4 56 258 of 996
5th English 14 68 18 1 74 150 of 929
5th Math 32 42 22 4 74 119 of 929
5th Science 18 36 43 3 74 417 of 929

Arthur W. Coolidge Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 20 69 8 3 152 46 of 565
6th Math 50 33 11 7 152 26 of 565
7th English 40 55 3 2 131 12 of 464
7th Math 34 38 21 6 131 44 of 464
8th English 32 61 6 1 142 48 of 462
8th Math 45 31 19 4 141 28 of 461
8th Science 2 44 46 7 142 109 of 462

Walter S. Parker Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 18 71 10 0 201 46 of 565
6th Math 39 43 17 2 200 34 of 565
7th English 18 70 12 0 186 64 of 464
7th Math 29 45 20 6 188 33 of 464
8th English 19 74 6 1 175 48 of 462
8th Math 33 42 23 2 174 35 of 461
8th Science 10 52 31 6 174 32 of 462

Reading Memorial High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 36 50 14 1 307 75 of 341
10th Math 58 30 10 1 306 58 of 341

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