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Watertown Public Schools

These results for Watertown 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 42 27 18 175
  State 14 41 33 11 70,282
Mathematics District 33 29 24 14 174
  State 25 36 25 14 70,397
  Grade 4
English District 2 33 53 12 186
  State 8 41 39 13 71,159
Mathematics District 9 37 44 11 186
  State 20 29 38 13 71,454
  Grade 5
English District 13 56 26 5 174
  State 13 48 30 9 70,644
Mathematics District 31 32 24 13 176
  State 22 30 30 17 70,748
Science & Tech District 14 42 36 7 176
  State 17 33 38 12 70,689
  Grade 6
English District 17 55 24 4 193
  State 15 52 24 8 71,572
Mathematics District 24 33 26 17 195
  State 23 33 26 18 71,678
  Grade 7
English District 22 60 14 5 188
  State 12 57 23 8 72,782
Mathematics District 17 39 29 14 190
  State 15 32 29 24 73,167
  Grade 8
English District 17 63 13 7 186
  State 12 63 18 7 73,267
Mathematics District 18 35 27 21 185
  State 19 30 27 24 73,367
Science & Tech District 2 32 43 23 185
  State 3 36 39 22 73,205
  Grade 10
English District 25 52 19 4 183
  State 24 51 21 4 71,478
Mathematics District 53 25 16 6 180
  State 43 29 19 9 71,176
Science & Tech District 14 56 21 10 165
  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.
Cunniff
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 15 25 40 20 40 759 of 1,002
3rd Math 18 29 39 13 38 769 of 1,001
4th English 6 27 54 13 48 712 of 985
4th Math 8 50 27 15 48 337 of 985
5th English 9 58 29 4 45 374 of 912
5th Math 31 42 18 9 45 138 of 912
5th Science 2 47 42 9 45 459 of 912

Hosmer
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 11 43 27 19 74 554 of 1,002
3rd Math 31 31 26 12 74 514 of 1,001
4th English 1 37 50 12 78 647 of 985
4th Math 10 26 52 12 77 705 of 985
5th English 9 53 33 5 64 456 of 912
5th Math 26 29 28 17 65 410 of 912
5th Science 12 45 34 9 65 355 of 912

James Russell Lowell
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd Reading 18 53 20 10 51 235 of 1,002
3rd Math 47 31 10 12 51 180 of 1,001
4th English 0 33 55 12 58 712 of 985
4th Math 8 41 46 5 59 484 of 985
5th English 21 57 16 7 58 187 of 912
5th Math 41 24 24 10 58 254 of 912
5th Science 28 38 31 3 58 223 of 912

Watertown Middle School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 17 56 23 3 183 238 of 565
6th Math 25 34 27 14 184 257 of 565
7th English 22 60 15 3 178 122 of 464
7th Math 18 41 28 12 179 130 of 463
8th English 18 63 14 5 177 204 of 462
8th Math 18 35 27 19 176 193 of 462
8th Science 2 34 42 22 176 235 of 462

Watertown High School
Grade/
Subject
% Advanced % Proficient % Needs
improving
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 26 52 18 3 174 172 of 349
10th Math 56 25 14 5 170 118 of 346
10th Science 14 57 19 10 161 95 of 340