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Waltham Public Schools

These results for Waltham 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 9 39 43 8 343
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 11 41 31 17 344
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 9 46 37 9 329
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 11 28 46 16 333
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 13 48 30 9 324
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 13 35 31 20 326
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 13 37 41 8 326
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 13 56 23 8 355
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 19 31 29 21 357
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District 15 64 16 5 332
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District 15 33 32 20 332
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District 21 59 14 6 375
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District 13 23 36 28 375
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District 0 19 50 31 375
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District 29 40 22 9 367
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District 41 26 21 12 362
  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.
William F. Stanley Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 4 34 47 14 70 838 of 1,013
3rd Math 6 26 44 24 70 888 of 1,013
4th English 13 50 26 11 54 376 of 996
4th Math 16 32 41 11 56 510 of 996
5th English 16 51 26 7 57 404 of 929
5th Math 21 34 31 14 58 380 of 929
5th Science 22 43 29 5 58 249 of 929

Jonathan Bright Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 5 29 67 0 21 877 of 1,013
3rd Math 5 19 48 29 21 937 of 1,013
4th English 5 53 42 0 19 471 of 996
4th Math 11 21 32 37 19 765 of 996
5th English 0 36 64 0 22 811 of 929
5th Math 0 27 41 32 22 787 of 929
5th Science 0 23 73 5 22 780 of 929

Douglas MacArthur Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 15 36 44 5 55 680 of 1,013
3rd Math 7 55 27 11 55 494 of 1,013
4th English 12 60 24 4 50 229 of 996
4th Math 8 35 45 12 49 595 of 996
5th English 19 55 19 8 53 266 of 929
5th Math 15 43 26 15 53 311 of 929
5th Science 15 42 36 8 53 365 of 929

Northeast Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 13 40 34 13 53 644 of 1,013
3rd Math 26 36 17 21 53 494 of 1,013
4th English 2 44 30 24 63 670 of 996
4th Math 10 17 54 19 63 821 of 996
5th English 7 51 18 24 55 564 of 929
5th Math 11 35 31 24 55 540 of 929
5th Science 13 33 35 20 55 538 of 929

Thomas R. Plympton Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 11 55 34 0 44 403 of 1,013
3rd Math 14 52 27 7 44 413 of 1,013
4th English 7 35 53 5 43 724 of 996
4th Math 7 40 33 21 43 526 of 996
5th English 10 54 28 8 39 464 of 929
5th Math 8 44 28 21 39 434 of 929
5th Science 15 38 44 3 39 427 of 929

James Fitzgerald Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 3 60 31 6 35 465 of 1,013
3rd Math 9 40 37 14 35 721 of 1,013
4th English 10 50 40 0 40 435 of 996
4th Math 20 30 48 3 40 468 of 996
5th English 9 64 27 0 33 288 of 929
5th Math 27 45 27 0 33 143 of 929
5th Science 9 48 39 3 33 365 of 929

Henry Whittemore Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 9 30 53 7 43 828 of 1,013
3rd Math 9 56 28 7 43 434 of 1,013
4th English 17 31 48 5 42 637 of 996
4th Math 7 17 55 21 42 852 of 996
5th English 17 35 44 4 48 653 of 929
5th Math 13 21 40 27 48 707 of 929
5th Science 10 31 54 4 48 601 of 929

John F. Kennedy Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 12 56 22 10 180 302 of 565
6th Math 24 29 26 21 180 295 of 565
7th English 23 59 9 9 138 125 of 464
7th Math 18 38 19 25 138 142 of 464
8th English 24 59 10 7 176 188 of 462
8th Math 15 23 35 27 175 289 of 461
8th Science 1 23 53 23 175 283 of 462

John W. McDevitt Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
5th English -- -- -- -- 1 -- of 929
5th Math -- -- -- -- 1 -- of 929
5th Science -- -- -- -- 1 -- of 929
6th English 15 57 24 4 161 258 of 565
6th Math 14 35 32 19 161 337 of 565
7th English 9 73 18 1 177 125 of 464
7th Math 13 31 43 12 178 243 of 464
8th English 20 64 14 2 174 176 of 462
8th Math 12 27 37 24 175 282 of 461
8th Science 0 17 47 35 175 317 of 462

Waltham Sr. High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 31 40 22 7 347 193 of 341
10th Math 43 26 21 11 341 195 of 341

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