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Amherst Public Schools

These results for Amherst Public Schools, released in September 2008, are for the MCAS exams taken in the spring of 2008. Source: Massachusetts Department of Education.

District summary

 All Students


 Spring 2008 Exam
% of students at each performance level No. of
students
tested
Advanced/
Above
Proficient
Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
  Grade 3
English District 21 40 26 14 199
  State 14 41 33 11 70,282
Mathematics District 26 35 21 19 199
  State 25 36 25 14 70,397
  Grade 4
English District 8 41 40 11 188
  State 8 41 39 13 71,159
Mathematics District 33 26 30 11 189
  State 20 29 38 13 71,454
  Grade 5
English District 16 54 23 7 190
  State 13 48 30 9 70,644
Mathematics District 30 33 27 10 193
  State 22 30 30 17 70,748
Science & Tech District 16 40 34 10 193
  State 17 33 38 12 70,689
  Grade 6
English District 35 49 12 5 191
  State 15 52 24 8 71,572
Mathematics District 43 34 17 7 191
  State 23 33 26 18 71,678
  Grade 7
English District -- -- -- -- --
  State 12 57 23 8 72,782
Mathematics District -- -- -- -- --
  State 15 32 29 24 73,167
  Grade 8
English District -- -- -- -- --
  State 12 63 18 7 73,267
Mathematics District -- -- -- -- --
  State 19 30 27 24 73,367
Science & Tech District -- -- -- -- --
  State 3 36 39 22 73,205
  Grade 10
English District -- -- -- -- --
  State 24 51 21 4 71,478
Mathematics District -- -- -- -- --
  State 43 29 19 9 71,176
Science & Tech District -- -- -- -- --
  State 14 43 31 12 72,219

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.
Crocker Farm Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 15 28 38 20 40 734 of 1,002
3rd Math 20 28 38 15 40 763 of 1,001
4th English 15 37 44 4 27 418 of 985
4th Math 19 22 44 15 27 616 of 985
5th English 19 19 56 7 27 750 of 912
5th Math 17 24 41 17 29 614 of 912
5th Science 14 17 52 17 29 649 of 912
6th English 32 56 6 6 34 53 of 565
6th Math 26 44 26 3 34 143 of 565

Fort River Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 19 48 22 12 69 311 of 1,002
3rd Math 32 36 17 14 69 396 of 1,001
4th English 4 43 42 10 67 501 of 985
4th Math 44 29 20 8 66 128 of 985
5th English 15 60 16 9 75 230 of 912
5th Math 41 27 22 11 74 208 of 912
5th Science 16 42 34 8 74 342 of 912
6th English 29 54 13 3 68 117 of 565
6th Math 39 36 17 7 69 94 of 565

Marks Meadow Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 20 48 24 8 25 293 of 1,002
3rd Math 24 36 16 24 25 555 of 1,001
4th English 14 39 39 7 28 407 of 985
4th Math 43 18 29 11 28 272 of 985
5th English 16 59 25 0 32 230 of 912
5th Math 38 34 25 3 32 153 of 912
5th Science 28 56 13 3 32 35 of 912
6th English 47 53 0 0 19 1 of 565
6th Math 74 21 5 0 19 2 of 565

Wildwood Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 29 38 21 12 58 311 of 1,002
3rd Math 26 38 17 19 58 475 of 1,001
4th English 7 44 35 14 57 441 of 985
4th Math 25 30 32 14 57 388 of 985
5th English 20 63 12 6 51 118 of 912
5th Math 18 48 28 6 50 238 of 912
5th Science 12 42 36 10 50 396 of 912
6th English 41 38 14 6 63 164 of 565
6th Math 50 27 15 8 62 70 of 565