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Palmer Public Schools

These results for Palmer 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 17 44 28 11 121
  State 12 45 33 10 70,675
Mathematics District 23 41 23 12 121
  State 20 40 25 15 70,791

Grade 4

Subject Advanced Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 12 30 43 16 128
  State 12 42 35 11 70,471
Mathematics District 18 22 49 11 129
  State 16 32 41 11 70,709

Grade 5

Subject Advanced Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 9 45 38 8 159
  State 15 48 29 8 71,661
Mathematics District 12 33 37 19 156
  State 22 32 29 18 71,793
Science & Tech District 10 36 46 8 157
  State 17 32 39 12 71,686

Grade 6

Subject Advanced Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 9 55 28 9 138
  State 16 50 24 9 70,999
Mathematics District 14 33 35 17 138
  State 24 33 27 16 71,085

Grade 7

Subject Advanced Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 15 53 24 8 161
  State 14 56 23 7 71,696
Mathematics District 16 40 25 19 161
  State 16 33 30 21 71,975

Grade 8

Subject Advanced Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 8 69 14 9 181
  State 15 63 15 6 73,140
Mathematics District 9 28 35 29 178
  State 20 28 28 23 73,170
Science & Tech District 3 34 47 16 178
  State 4 35 40 21 72,982

Grade 10

Subject Advanced Proficient Needs
Improv.
Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 19 56 20 5 115
  State 28 51 17 4 70,383
Mathematics District 43 26 23 8 110
  State 47 28 18 8 70,194
Science & Tech District 17 41 37 6 101
  State 16 45 29 9 68,034

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.

Old Mill Pond

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 18 46 25 11 116 407 of 980
3rd Math 23 42 23 11 115 421 of 981
4th English 12 29 44 15 126 684 of 967
4th Math 17 23 50 10 127 620 of 967

Converse Middle School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
5th English 10 45 39 7 150 596 of 896
5th Math 12 34 36 18 148 560 of 897
5th Science 9 38 44 8 149 473 of 897
6th English 9 56 27 8 131 321 of 565
6th Math 15 35 36 13 130 357 of 565
7th English 15 53 24 8 159 273 of 466
7th Math 16 40 25 19 159 161 of 466

Palmer High School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
8th English 8 72 13 7 167 259 of 464
8th Math 10 29 37 25 167 312 of 464
8th Science 3 35 49 13 167 224 of 464
10th English 21 57 17 5 103 230 of 353
10th Math 45 27 21 7 100 218 of 351
10th Science 18 42 37 3 95 210 of 341