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Shirley Public Schools

These results for Shirley 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 18 56 18 8 66
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 23 45 17 15 65
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 2 37 55 6 49
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 10 45 39 6 49
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 8 57 32 3 74
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 16 31 37 16 75
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 4 37 53 5 75
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 6 68 25 1 68
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 31 35 32 1 68
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District 5 72 18 5 65
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District 23 40 18 18 65
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District 9 72 19 0 54
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District 19 30 31 20 54
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District 2 20 65 13 54
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District -- -- -- -- 2
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District -- -- -- -- 2
  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.
Lura A. White
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 19 56 17 8 63 210 of 1,013
3rd Math 24 44 17 14 63 372 of 1,013
4th English 2 36 55 6 47 780 of 996
4th Math 11 47 38 4 47 321 of 996

Shirley Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
5th English 8 58 31 3 72 431 of 929
5th Math 17 32 38 14 72 495 of 929
5th Science 4 38 54 4 72 589 of 929
6th English 6 66 26 2 62 258 of 565
6th Math 32 34 32 2 62 146 of 565
7th English 5 74 18 3 62 158 of 464
7th Math 23 42 19 16 62 82 of 464
8th English 10 73 18 0 51 188 of 462
8th Math 18 31 33 18 51 202 of 461
8th Science 2 22 65 12 51 283 of 462

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