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Fall River Public Schools

These results for Fall River 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 6 29 46 19 784
  State 14 41 33 11 70,282
Mathematics District 12 28 34 26 791
  State 25 36 25 14 70,397
  Grade 4
English District 4 25 49 22 784
  State 8 41 39 13 71,159
Mathematics District 7 17 48 28 788
  State 20 29 38 13 71,454
  Grade 5
English District 6 36 46 12 775
  State 13 48 30 9 70,644
Mathematics District 10 21 37 31 775
  State 22 30 30 17 70,748
Science & Tech District 5 21 51 23 776
  State 17 33 38 12 70,689
  Grade 6
English District 3 39 42 16 772
  State 15 52 24 8 71,572
Mathematics District 8 24 31 37 777
  State 23 33 26 18 71,678
  Grade 7
English District 3 45 39 13 819
  State 12 57 23 8 72,782
Mathematics District 4 19 34 43 830
  State 15 32 29 24 73,167
  Grade 8
English District 2 53 31 13 805
  State 12 63 18 7 73,267
Mathematics District 8 19 32 42 809
  State 19 30 27 24 73,367
Science & Tech District 0 20 48 32 809
  State 3 36 39 22 73,205
  Grade 10
English District 9 40 41 11 656
  State 24 51 21 4 71,478
Mathematics District 18 25 35 22 636
  State 43 29 19 9 71,176
Science & Tech District 7 32 34 27 556
  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.
North End Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 5 29 44 21 75 822 of 1,002
3rd Math 14 26 33 28 80 838 of 1,001
4th English 16 33 37 14 79 467 of 985
4th Math 30 21 33 16 80 452 of 985
5th English 20 30 38 13 88 630 of 912
5th Math 35 10 31 24 89 545 of 912
5th Science 22 15 37 26 89 593 of 912

Hector L. Belisle
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 27 40 33 0 15 311 of 1,002
3rd Math 33 13 33 20 15 781 of 1,001
4th English 0 10 90 0 10 938 of 985
4th Math 30 30 40 0 10 299 of 985
5th English 33 50 17 0 12 118 of 912
5th Math 17 50 33 0 12 221 of 912
5th Science 17 25 50 8 12 550 of 912

Charles V. Carroll
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 6 33 39 21 33 774 of 1,002
3rd Math 0 15 47 38 34 982 of 1,001
4th English 0 18 76 6 34 874 of 985
4th Math 0 3 44 53 34 976 of 985
5th English 5 56 39 0 41 471 of 912
5th Math 0 27 41 32 41 774 of 912
5th Science 0 15 66 20 41 800 of 912

William Connell
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 0 20 30 50 20 936 of 1,002
3rd Math 0 20 35 45 20 966 of 1,001
4th English 0 16 64 20 25 891 of 985
4th Math 0 16 48 36 25 927 of 985
5th English 0 53 21 26 19 595 of 912
5th Math 5 11 42 42 19 874 of 912
5th Science 0 32 58 11 19 637 of 912

Coughlin
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 4 48 44 4 25 588 of 1,002
3rd Math 12 24 36 28 25 869 of 1,001
4th English 5 32 55 9 22 663 of 985
4th Math 0 14 73 14 22 936 of 985
5th English 7 54 36 4 28 471 of 912
5th Math 18 25 36 21 28 585 of 912
5th Science 0 25 61 14 28 719 of 912

John J. Doran
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 0 19 46 35 57 942 of 1,002
3rd Math 2 43 20 36 56 793 of 1,001
4th English 0 9 52 39 44 943 of 985
4th Math 0 16 40 44 45 927 of 985
5th English 0 17 52 32 60 882 of 912
5th Math 3 22 40 35 60 799 of 912
5th Science 0 12 57 32 60 825 of 912

ACESE
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 1 0 of 1,002
3rd Math 1 0 of 1,001
4th English 3 0 of 985
4th Math 3 0 of 985
5th English 4 0 of 912
5th Math 4 0 of 912
5th Science 4 0 of 912

William S. Greene
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 7 30 49 15 74 787 of 1,002
3rd Math 12 35 41 12 74 769 of 1,001
4th English 3 14 52 31 118 886 of 985
4th Math 6 14 43 37 116 886 of 985
5th English 8 27 49 17 90 778 of 912
5th Math 12 10 27 51 89 829 of 912
5th Science 4 11 52 33 89 800 of 912

Harriet T. Healy
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 0 28 47 25 32 874 of 1,002
3rd Math 3 25 38 34 32 927 of 1,001
4th English 0 6 69 25 32 956 of 985
4th Math 0 9 59 31 32 964 of 985
5th English 0 21 64 14 28 863 of 912
5th Math 4 21 32 43 28 799 of 912
5th Science 0 11 64 25 28 828 of 912

Laurel Lake
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 3 19 39 39 31 920 of 1,002
3rd Math 3 16 42 39 31 970 of 1,001
4th English 0 19 39 42 31 864 of 985
4th Math 3 16 55 26 31 891 of 985
5th English 0 21 69 10 42 863 of 912
5th Math 5 19 50 26 42 811 of 912
5th Science 0 14 57 29 42 812 of 912

A. S. Letourneau
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 0 19 69 13 32 942 of 1,002
3rd Math 6 38 38 19 32 803 of 1,001
4th English 5 32 42 21 38 663 of 985
4th Math 8 26 53 13 38 745 of 985
5th English 7 53 40 0 15 487 of 912
5th Math 7 20 53 20 15 774 of 912
5th Science 0 33 67 0 15 628 of 912

Leontine Lincoln
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 2 19 54 25 48 926 of 1,002
3rd Math 8 29 35 27 48 862 of 1,001
4th English 0 21 53 26 38 848 of 985
4th Math 0 13 53 34 38 944 of 985
5th English 0 20 63 17 41 870 of 912
5th Math 0 7 46 46 41 905 of 912
5th Science 0 0 59 41 41 902 of 912

Fowler - Osborn Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 0 23 49 28 39 913 of 1,002
3rd Math 0 23 46 31 39 951 of 1,001
4th English 0 20 68 12 50 853 of 985
4th Math 2 16 74 8 50 901 of 985
5th English 5 43 49 3 37 650 of 912
5th Math 8 30 41 22 37 657 of 912
5th Science 0 35 59 5 37 611 of 912

Spencer Borden
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 11 35 47 7 74 690 of 1,002
3rd Math 19 30 32 19 74 749 of 1,001
4th English 10 62 25 4 52 135 of 985
4th Math 15 29 50 6 52 574 of 985
5th English 5 65 30 0 57 321 of 912
5th Math 12 42 32 14 57 429 of 912
5th Science 9 46 35 11 57 379 of 912

James Tansey
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 16 40 38 6 50 521 of 1,002
3rd Math 38 38 12 12 50 219 of 1,001
4th English 2 43 39 16 51 541 of 985
4th Math 12 22 53 14 51 745 of 985
5th English 9 58 28 5 43 374 of 912
5th Math 17 45 33 5 42 290 of 912
5th Science 12 53 33 2 43 233 of 912

Samuel Watson
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 0 16 55 30 44 961 of 1,002
3rd Math 2 16 37 44 43 973 of 1,001
4th English 0 23 47 30 47 823 of 985
4th Math 0 6 47 47 47 972 of 985
5th English 0 30 52 19 54 819 of 912
5th Math 0 26 22 52 54 785 of 912
5th Science 0 9 54 37 54 841 of 912

Westall
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 15 54 27 5 41 268 of 1,002
3rd Math 27 39 22 12 41 437 of 1,001
4th English 10 45 40 5 20 374 of 985
4th Math 10 30 55 5 20 637 of 985
5th English 9 45 41 5 22 584 of 912
5th Math 14 45 32 9 22 343 of 912
5th Science 14 45 32 9 22 325 of 912

Susan H. Wixon
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 9 35 56 0 34 718 of 1,002
3rd Math 24 26 26 24 34 736 of 1,001
4th English 0 31 52 17 42 731 of 985
4th Math 2 24 57 17 42 835 of 985
5th English 2 29 57 12 42 812 of 912
5th Math 2 12 57 29 42 880 of 912
5th Science 2 29 55 14 42 649 of 912

Edmond P. Talbot Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 4 38 41 18 169 495 of 565
6th Math 11 32 26 30 174 407 of 565
7th English 5 44 36 15 170 379 of 464
7th Math 3 22 34 41 172 374 of 463
8th English 3 52 33 13 191 390 of 462
8th Math 5 17 36 42 198 403 of 462
8th Science 0 18 52 30 198 354 of 462

Henry Lord Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 1 36 49 14 188 517 of 565
6th Math 3 23 34 40 186 509 of 565
7th English 1 41 47 11 197 402 of 464
7th Math 5 16 40 39 198 393 of 463
8th English 0 53 35 12 202 399 of 462
8th Math 10 22 32 37 200 353 of 462
8th Science 0 23 50 28 200 327 of 462

Morton Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 3 55 36 5 184 394 of 565
6th Math 9 30 40 21 184 442 of 565
7th English 5 58 33 4 219 306 of 464
7th Math 6 25 30 39 222 336 of 463
8th English 6 67 23 3 209 277 of 462
8th Math 8 21 34 37 209 368 of 462
8th Science 0 24 49 26 209 319 of 462

Matthew J. Kuss Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 5 31 46 18 176 521 of 565
6th Math 10 18 27 45 176 501 of 565
7th English 1 40 43 16 171 404 of 464
7th Math 3 16 37 44 172 402 of 463
8th English 0 45 35 20 138 419 of 462
8th Math 11 18 29 42 136 368 of 462
8th Science 0 22 44 33 135 333 of 462

Fall River Alt
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 8 0 of 565
6th Math 7 0 of 565
7th English 4 0 of 464
7th Math 5 0 of 463
8th English 7 0 of 462
8th Math 7 0 of 462
8th Science 7 0 of 462

Durfee High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
8th English 1 0 of 462
8th Math 0 0 of 462
8th Science 0 0 of 462
10th English 10 42 40 8 565 299 of 349
10th Math 20 25 35 19 558 307 of 346
10th Science 8 35 35 23 504 243 of 340

Fall River Alternative High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 0 31 50 19 26 333 of 349
10th Math 0 24 41 35 17 334 of 346
10th Science 3 0 of 340