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Westwood Public Schools

These results for Westwood 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 27 55 15 2 222
  State 14 45 32 9 71,311
Mathematics District 27 53 16 5 222
  State 19 41 24 16 71,323
  Grade 4
English District 27 57 13 3 255
  State 10 46 34 10 70,517
Mathematics District 34 41 21 4 256
  State 19 29 39 13 70,645
  Grade 5
English District 33 55 10 2 224
  State 15 48 28 9 71,320
Mathematics District 37 41 20 3 224
  State 19 32 31 18 71,352
Science & Tech District 22 51 23 4 223
  State 14 37 37 12 71,338
  Grade 6
English District 38 54 7 1 244
  State 9 58 25 7 72,887
Mathematics District 43 35 18 4 244
  State 20 32 28 20 72,889
  Grade 7
English District 19 70 10 1 231
  State 9 60 23 8 73,577
Mathematics District 14 50 30 6 231
  State 15 31 30 24 73,592
  Grade 8
English District 19 72 6 3 221
  State 12 63 18 6 74,433
Mathematics District 24 39 26 11 223
  State 17 28 30 25 74,319
Science & Tech District 5 49 35 11 222
  State 3 30 44 24 74,257
  Grade 10
English District 56 38 4 3 217
  State 22 49 24 6 72,471
Mathematics District 67 24 6 3 218
  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.
Deerfield
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 20 67 13 0 46 39 of 1,013
3rd Math 24 65 11 0 46 31 of 1,013
4th English 28 47 16 9 43 188 of 996
4th Math 30 42 21 7 43 96 of 996
5th English 45 43 13 0 40 65 of 929
5th Math 40 25 33 3 40 219 of 929
5th Science 30 28 40 3 40 351 of 929

Downey
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 22 52 24 2 46 232 of 1,013
3rd Math 22 57 17 4 46 159 of 1,013
4th English 25 55 16 4 51 108 of 996
4th Math 37 35 25 2 51 96 of 996
5th English 27 52 15 6 48 193 of 929
5th Math 23 48 21 8 48 151 of 929
5th Science 17 56 19 8 48 140 of 929

Paul Hanlon
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 50 45 5 0 22 8 of 1,013
3rd Math 36 41 23 0 22 190 of 1,013
4th English 21 70 9 0 33 16 of 996
4th Math 27 45 24 3 33 96 of 996
5th English 42 55 3 0 33 2 of 929
5th Math 61 30 9 0 33 8 of 929
5th Science 36 42 18 3 33 80 of 929

Martha Jones
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 33 50 13 4 52 73 of 1,013
3rd Math 17 54 21 8 52 305 of 1,013
4th English 23 67 10 0 61 19 of 996
4th Math 30 41 30 0 61 108 of 996
5th English 24 65 11 0 55 45 of 929
5th Math 24 55 22 0 55 69 of 929
5th Science 16 62 20 2 55 80 of 929

William E. Sheehan
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 25 56 16 2 55 103 of 1,013
3rd Math 38 42 11 9 55 144 of 1,013
4th English 34 52 11 3 65 40 of 996
4th Math 42 41 11 6 66 20 of 996
5th English 35 56 6 2 48 25 of 929
5th Math 46 38 13 4 48 31 of 929
5th Science 19 57 19 4 47 103 of 929

E. W. Thurston Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 38 54 7 0 241 21 of 565
6th Math 44 35 18 3 241 48 of 565
7th English 19 70 9 1 226 57 of 464
7th Math 14 50 30 5 226 86 of 464
8th English 20 73 6 2 219 48 of 462
8th Math 24 39 26 10 221 92 of 461
8th Science 5 50 35 10 220 56 of 462

Westwood High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 58 38 3 1 210 8 of 341
10th Math 69 25 6 0 210 16 of 341

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