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Gloucester Public Schools

These results for Gloucester 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 14 37 39 10 238
  State 14 41 33 11 70,282
Mathematics District 15 32 35 18 239
  State 25 36 25 14 70,397
  Grade 4
English District 7 31 50 13 271
  State 8 41 39 13 71,159
Mathematics District 9 26 48 16 272
  State 20 29 38 13 71,454
  Grade 5
English District 12 50 30 8 260
  State 13 48 30 9 70,644
Mathematics District 13 29 34 25 262
  State 22 30 30 17 70,748
Science & Tech District 8 36 45 11 261
  State 17 33 38 12 70,689
  Grade 6
English District 6 54 29 10 278
  State 15 52 24 8 71,572
Mathematics District 19 24 33 24 287
  State 23 33 26 18 71,678
  Grade 7
English District 4 57 30 10 254
  State 12 57 23 8 72,782
Mathematics District 8 27 32 33 256
  State 15 32 29 24 73,167
  Grade 8
English District 7 67 20 5 249
  State 12 63 18 7 73,267
Mathematics District 13 30 33 25 247
  State 19 30 27 24 73,367
Science & Tech District 1 35 47 17 249
  State 3 36 39 22 73,205
  Grade 10
English District 13 58 26 2 281
  State 24 51 21 4 71,478
Mathematics District 26 42 21 10 277
  State 43 29 19 9 71,176
Science & Tech District 4 41 41 14 269
  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.
Beeman Memorial
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 8 36 45 10 88 718 of 1,002
3rd Math 11 34 37 17 87 793 of 1,001
4th English 5 18 61 16 85 823 of 985
4th Math 3 19 51 27 86 867 of 985
5th English 10 60 26 4 102 321 of 912
5th Math 17 28 32 23 102 545 of 912
5th Science 10 38 44 8 102 473 of 912

East Gloucester Elementary
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 29 36 26 10 42 355 of 1,002
3rd Math 26 31 31 12 42 615 of 1,001
4th English 2 41 53 4 49 564 of 985
4th Math 16 35 47 2 49 452 of 985
5th English 5 63 25 8 40 363 of 912
5th Math 3 38 40 20 40 614 of 912
5th Science 8 35 50 8 40 534 of 912

Veterans Memorial
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 3 24 65 9 34 888 of 1,002
3rd Math 12 29 44 15 34 832 of 1,001
4th English 0 23 62 15 52 823 of 985
4th Math 0 21 63 15 52 877 of 985
5th English 5 27 54 15 41 802 of 912
5th Math 5 19 33 43 42 811 of 912
5th Science 0 24 59 17 41 726 of 912

West Parish
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 18 48 24 10 67 335 of 1,002
3rd Math 13 33 34 19 67 781 of 1,001
4th English 15 44 29 12 75 315 of 985
4th Math 19 32 37 12 75 452 of 985
5th English 24 44 21 10 70 363 of 912
5th Math 19 29 36 17 70 510 of 912
5th Science 9 41 39 11 70 441 of 912

Ralph B. O'Maley Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 7 55 29 9 267 364 of 565
6th Math 19 24 34 23 274 407 of 565
7th English 4 59 30 7 242 306 of 464
7th Math 8 28 32 32 246 310 of 463
8th English 7 69 19 5 241 255 of 462
8th Math 13 30 33 23 239 284 of 462
8th Science 1 36 47 16 240 227 of 462

Gloucester High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 14 59 25 2 267 215 of 349
10th Math 28 43 21 8 261 205 of 346
10th Science 4 42 41 13 261 232 of 340