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Top-achieving 3rd grades by district

This chart show how school systems performed overall on the 3rd-grade MCAS exams given in the spring of 2010. Boston.com ranked them by adding together the percentage of students who scored either "advanced" or "proficient" in English and Math. 200 is the highest possible score.

Top achieving 3rd grades

2010
rank
District name Number
tested
Score
1 Benjamin Franklin Charter, Franklin 48 194
1 Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter, Hadley 18 194
3 Wellfleet Public Schools 16 188
4 Shutesbury Public Schools 16 182
5 Boxborough Public Schools 69 178
6 Manchester Essex Regional 104 177
6 Pelham Public Schools 17 177
8 Nahant Public Schools 32 176
8 Swampscott Public Schools 163 176
8 Tisbury Public Schools 38 176
11 Lexington Public Schools 481 174
12 Holliston Public Schools 214 173
12 Medway Public Schools 198 173
14 Norwell Public Schools 200 172
15 Southborough Public Schools 176 171
15 Sudbury Public Schools 366 171
15 Westwood Public Schools 264 171
18 Belmont Public Schools 304 170
18 Carlisle Public Schools 76 170
18 Granville Public Schools 13 170
18 Martha's Vineyard Charter, West Tisbury 14 170
18 Scituate Public Schools 279 170
18 Winchester Public Schools 342 170
24 North Reading Public Schools 226 169
24 Sherborn Public Schools 73 169
24 Shrewsbury Public Schools 470 169
27 Brewster Public Schools 91 168
27 Middleton Public Schools 119 168
27 Williamstown Public Schools 61 168
30 Cohasset Public Schools 149 167
30 Hopkinton Public Schools 260 167
30 Westborough Public Schools 267 167
33 Seekonk Public Schools 155 166
33 West Bridgewater Public Schools 112 166
33 Wrentham Public Schools 156 166
36 Acton Public Schools 368 165
36 Andover Public Schools 486 165
36 Groton-Dunstable Regional 202 165
36 Lynnfield Public Schools 196 165
36 Marion Public Schools 73 165
36 Nashoba Regional, Bolton 253 165
36 Natick Public Schools 369 165
36 Needham Public Schools 486 165
44 South Shore Charter, Hull 50 164
44 Westhampton Public Schools 19 164
46 Bedford Public Schools 188 163
46 Dover Public Schools 94 163
46 Fairhaven Public Schools 119 163
46 Petersham Public Schools 16 163
46 Provincetown Public Schools 11 163
51 Arlington Public Schools 426 162
51 Brimfield Public Schools 42 162
51 Concord Public Schools 220 162
51 Hingham Public Schools 315 162
51 Sharon Public Schools 262 162
56 Conway Public Schools 26 161
56 Newton Public Schools 926 161
56 Wakefield Public Schools 235 161
56 Westford Public Schools 434 161
60 Eastham Public Schools 43 160
60 Mendon-Upton Regional 243 160
60 Norfolk Public Schools 139 160
60 Truro Public Schools 20 160
60 Up-Island Regional, Vineyard Haven 30 160
60 Weston Public Schools 194 160
66 Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 262 159
66 Harvard Public Schools 76 159
66 Littleton Public Schools 127 159
66 Longmeadow Public Schools 217 159
66 Wellesley Public Schools 406 159
71 Chelmsford Public Schools 402 158
71 Walpole Public Schools 326 158
73 Barnstable Community Horace Mann Charter 82 156
73 Brookline Public Schools 523 156
73 Hadley Public Schools 49 156
73 Marblehead Public Schools 276 156
73 Reading Public Schools 365 156
73 Wachusett Regional, Jefferson 622 156
79 Georgetown Public Schools 114 155
80 Berlin Public Schools 22 154
80 Boxford Public Schools 122 154
82 Chatham Public Schools 54 153
82 Duxbury Public Schools 252 153
82 Franklin Public Schools 459 153
82 Marshfield Public Schools 362 153
82 New Salem-Wendell Regional 15 153
82 Northborough Public Schools 200 153
82 Rockport Public Schools 65 153
82 West Boylston Public Schools 76 153
82 Williamsburg Public Schools 13 153
91 Mattapoisett Public Schools 58 152
92 Braintree Public Schools 422 151
92 Hamilton-Wenham Regional 151 151
92 Lincoln Public Schools 103 151
92 Norton Public Schools 222 151
92 Wales Public Schools 16 151
97 Canton Public Schools 267 150
97 Danvers Public Schools 271 150
97 Deerfield Public Schools 63 150
97 Dudley-Charlton Regional 316 150
97 Foxborough Public Schools 220 150
97 Grafton Public Schools 255 150
97 Halifax Public Schools 90 150
97 Stoneham Public Schools 203 150
97 Whately Public Schools 18 150
106 Boylston Public Schools 49 149
106 Maynard Public Schools 110 149
106 Medfield Public Schools 227 149
106 Millis Public Schools 101 149
106 Wayland Public Schools 212 149
111 Melrose Public Schools 296 148
111 Topsfield Public Schools 82 148
111 Tyngsborough Public Schools 154 148
114 Berkshire Hills Regional, Stockbridge 69 147
115 Hill View Montessori Charter, Haverhill 33 146
115 Mansfield Public Schools 360 146
115 Milton Public Schools 318 146
115 Plymouth Public Schools 649 146
119 Dedham Public Schools 226 145
119 Lenox Public Schools 45 145
119 North Attleborough Public Schools 399 145
119 Plainville Public Schools 103 145
119 Weymouth Public Schools 512 145
124 Boston Renaissance Charter 165 144
124 Burlington Public Schools 288 144
124 Woburn Public Schools 391 144
127 Barnstable Public Schools 333 143
127 Falmouth Public Schools 297 143
127 Hilltown Cooperative Charter, Haydenville 19 143
127 Kingston Public Schools 158 143
127 North Andover Public Schools 392 143
127 Pentucket Regional, West Newbury 237 143
127 Triton Regional, Byfield 254 143
127 Wilmington Public Schools 295 143
135 Auburn Public Schools 181 142
135 Edward Brooke Charter, Roslindale 58 142
135 Norwood Public Schools 221 142
135 Plympton Public Schools 34 142
135 Saugus Public Schools 228 142
135 Shirley Public Schools 58 142
135 Swansea Public Schools 162 142
142 Attleboro Public Schools 423 141
142 Bellingham Public Schools 183 141
142 Easton Public Schools 321 141
142 South Hadley Public Schools 145 141
142 Southampton Public Schools 74 141
147 Agawam Public Schools 310 140
147 Clinton Public Schools 152 140
147 Hanover Public Schools 229 140
147 Mashpee Public Schools 151 140
147 Peabody Public Schools 431 140
147 Spencer-East Brookfield Regional 168 140
153 Amesbury Public Schools 181 139
153 Ashland Public Schools 201 139
153 Ayer Public Schools 113 139
153 Lunenburg Public Schools 123 139
153 Orleans Public Schools 31 139
158 Acushnet Public Schools 106 138
158 Edgartown Public Schools 36 138
158 Ipswich Public Schools 146 138
158 Oak Bluffs Public Schools 27 138
162 Tewksbury Public Schools 338 137
163 Florida Public Schools 11 136
163 Foxborough Regional Charter 112 136
163 Hatfield Public Schools 31 136
163 Orange Public Schools 103 136
163 Richmond Public Schools 17 136
163 Uxbridge Public Schools 156 136
169 Beverly Public Schools 305 135
169 Lee Public Schools 39 135
169 Northbridge Public Schools 195 135
169 Sandwich Public Schools 278 135
169 Stoughton Public Schools 322 135
169 Watertown Public Schools 184 135
175 Belchertown Public Schools 213 134
175 Central Berkshire Regional, Dalton 152 134
175 Hopedale Public Schools 93 134
175 Mystic Valley Regional Charter, Malden 120 134
175 North Middlesex Regional, Townsend 287 134
175 Pembroke Public Schools 266 134
181 Billerica Public Schools 482 133
181 Bourne Public Schools 163 133
181 Carver Public Schools 128 133
181 East Longmeadow Public Schools 207 133
185 Dartmouth Public Schools 306 132
185 Newburyport Public Schools 182 132
185 North Brookfield Public Schools 48 132
185 Quabbin Regional, Barre 195 132
185 Westport Community Public Schools 156 132
190 Dracut Public Schools 320 131
191 Berkley Public Schools 84 130
191 Gardner Public Schools 187 130
191 Hull Public Schools 99 130
191 Marlborough Public Schools 414 130
191 Silver Hill Horace Mann Charter, Haverhill 76 130
191 Taunton Public Schools 659 130
197 Atlantis Charter, Fall River 69 129
197 Avon Public Schools 55 129
197 Brookfield Public Schools 38 129
197 Leverett Public Schools 33 129
197 Palmer Public Schools 141 129
197 Revere Public Schools 536 129
197 Rochester Public Schools 88 129
204 Hawlemont Regional, Shelburne Falls 18 128
204 Mohawk Trail Regional, Shelburne Falls 77 128
204 Monson Public Schools 107 128
207 Amherst Public Schools 177 127
207 Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 499 127
207 Leominster Public Schools 439 127
210 Blackstone-Millville Regional 158 126
210 Clarksburg Public Schools 24 126
210 Harwich Public Schools 107 126
210 Hudson Public Schools 232 126
210 Narragansett Regional, Baldwinville 138 126
210 Sturbridge Public Schools 105 126
210 Whitman-Hanson Regional, Whitman 336 126
217 Cambridge Public Schools 412 124
217 Leicester Public Schools 127 124
217 River Valley Charter, Newburyport 33 124
217 Sabis International Charter, Springfield 150 124
217 Somerset Public Schools 202 124
217 Sutton Public Schools 162 124
223 Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 157 123
223 Millbury Public Schools 115 123
223 Rockland Public Schools 166 123
226 Chicopee Public Schools 517 122
226 Community Day Charter, Lawrence 49 122
226 Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 256 122
226 Southwick-Tolland Regional 126 122
226 Westfield Public Schools 394 122
231 Abington Public Schools 164 121
231 Milford Public Schools 317 121
231 Pittsfield Public Schools 420 121
234 Wareham Public Schools 222 120
234 West Springfield Public Schools 274 120
236 Erving Public Schools 21 119
237 Farmington River Regional, Otis 16 118
238 Quincy Public Schools 694 117
238 Winthrop Public Schools 161 117
240 Easthampton Public Schools 129 116
240 Gateway Regional, Huntington 80 116
240 Lakeville Public Schools 150 116
240 Neighborhood House Charter, Dorchester 40 116
240 Quaboag Regional, Warre 119 116
240 Seven Hills Charter, Worcester 78 116
246 East Bridgewater Public Schools 175 115
246 Waltham Public Schools 359 115
248 New Bedford Public Schools 1,012 114
249 Holland Public Schools 30 113
249 Oxford Public Schools 177 113
251 Sunderland Public Schools 26 112
252 Adams-Cheshire Regional 126 111
252 Framingham Public Schools 671 111
252 Gill-Montague Regional 71 111
252 Granby Public Schools 82 111
252 Ludlow Public Schools 202 111
252 Middleborough Public Schools 268 111
252 Nantucket Public Schools 90 111
259 Northampton Public Schools 183 110
260 Douglas Public Schools 136 109
260 Gloucester Public Schools 268 109
262 Lawrence Family Development Charter 62 108
262 Methuen Public Schools 584 108
262 Southern Berkshire Regional, Sheffield 58 108
265 Abby Kelley Foster Charter, Worcester 117 106
265 Winchendon Public Schools 133 106
267 Holbrook Public Schools 85 105
267 Medford Public Schools 399 105
269 Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 267 104
269 Somerville Public Schools 379 104
269 Southbridge Public Schools 189 104
269 Ware Public Schools 104 104
273 Benjamin Banneker Charter, Cambridge 58 103
273 Greenfield Public Schools 123 103
275 Conservatory Lab Charter, Brighton 21 102
275 Everett Public Schools 424 102
275 Freetown Public Schools 97 102
278 Pioneer Valley Regional, Northfield 80 101
279 Lanesborough Public Schools 42 99
279 Malden Public Schools 513 99
281 North Adams Public Schools 110 98
282 Salem Public Schools 352 97
282 Webster Public Schools 141 97
284 Prospect Hill Academy Charter, Somerville 75 95
284 Randolph Public Schools 232 95
286 Lynn Public Schools 1,010 94
287 Fitchburg Public Schools 390 93
287 Worcester Public Schools 1,616 93
289 Chelsea Public Schools 470 92
289 Haverhill Public Schools 507 92
291 Athol-Royalston Regional 114 91
292 Chesterfield-Goshen Regional 18 89
292 Lawrence Public Schools 924 89
294 Lowell Public Schools 987 88
295 Brockton Public Schools 1,216 81
296 Springfield Public Schools 1,880 80
297 Boston Public Schools 3,957 79
298 Fall River Public Schools 807 75
299 Martin Luther King Charter, Springfield 73 67
299 Robert M. Hughes Academy Charter, Springfield 21 67
301 Lowell Community Charter 126 65
302 Holyoke Public Schools 395 50
303 Holyoke Community Charter 89 37