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Amherst Public Schools

These results for Amherst Public Schools, released in September 2009, are for the MCAS exams taken in the spring of 2009. Source: Massachusetts Department of Education.

DISTRICT SUMMARY

Grade 3

Subject Advanced Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 20 46 25 9 176
  State 12 45 33 10 70,675
Mathematics District 28 34 28 11 176
  State 20 40 25 15 70,791

Grade 4

Subject Advanced Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 10 46 28 16 199
  State 12 42 35 11 70,471
Mathematics District 19 36 33 13 199
  State 16 32 41 11 70,709

Grade 5

Subject Advanced Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 24 49 22 5 190
  State 15 48 29 8 71,661
Mathematics District 39 25 21 15 191
  State 22 32 29 18 71,793
Science & Tech District 25 36 29 11 191
  State 17 32 39 12 71,686

Grade 6

Subject Advanced Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 30 48 18 4 192
  State 16 50 24 9 70,999
Mathematics District 37 33 19 11 193
  State 24 33 27 16 71,085

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.

Crocker Farm Elementary

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 18 47 24 12 34 386 of 980
3rd Math 32 26 38 3 34 567 of 981
4th English 8 35 33 25 40 651 of 967
4th Math 5 23 48 25 40 803 of 967
5th English 18 46 29 7 28 471 of 896
5th Math 21 36 21 21 28 386 of 897
5th Science 4 43 39 14 28 473 of 897
6th English 24 28 48 0 29 425 of 565
6th Math 24 34 31 10 29 271 of 565

Fort River Elementary

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 22 43 28 7 58 386 of 980
3rd Math 28 38 24 10 58 404 of 981
4th English 6 54 28 13 71 386 of 967
4th Math 20 42 32 6 71 235 of 967
5th English 25 51 21 3 67 232 of 896
5th Math 50 24 15 12 68 148 of 897
5th Science 38 34 21 7 68 124 of 897
6th English 25 55 14 6 77 140 of 565
6th Math 42 29 18 12 77 134 of 565

Marks Meadow Elementary

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 11 47 26 16 19 532 of 980
3rd Math 21 37 26 16 19 567 of 981
4th English 21 46 29 4 24 272 of 967
4th Math 25 38 33 4 24 211 of 967
5th English 12 61 27 0 33 286 of 896
5th Math 39 24 30 6 33 306 of 897
5th Science 15 33 45 6 33 463 of 897
6th English 39 42 18 0 33 127 of 565
6th Math 36 36 18 9 33 129 of 565

Wildwood Elementary

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 26 44 22 7 54 286 of 980
3rd Math 28 33 24 15 54 495 of 981
4th English 12 48 20 20 60 386 of 967
4th Math 27 37 20 17 60 195 of 967
5th English 35 46 13 6 54 146 of 896
5th Math 40 21 23 17 53 329 of 897
5th Science 28 38 25 9 53 202 of 897
6th English 35 53 8 4 49 51 of 565
6th Math 41 37 10 12 49 77 of 565