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Top-ranked 5th grade districts

Here are the school systems and charter schools that performed the best on the 5th-grade MCAS exams given in the spring of 2010. Boston.com ranked them by adding the percentage of students who scored either "advanced" or "proficient" in English, Math, and Science. 100 is the highest possible score.

English | Mathematics | Science and Technology

5th Grade English

2010
rank
District name Number
tested
Score
1 Benjamin Franklin Charter, Franklin 51 93
1 Boxborough Public Schools 79 93
3 Sudbury Public Schools 404 92
4 Edgartown Public Schools 37 91
4 Excel Academy Charter School, East Boston 53 91
4 Weston Public Schools 185 91
7 Conway Public Schools 19 90
7 Marion Public Schools 50 90
7 Sherborn Public Schools 92 90
7 Truro Public Schools 22 90
11 Norwell Public Schools 216 89
11 Winchester Public Schools 329 89
13 Brewster Public Schools 75 88
13 Harvard Public Schools 102 88
13 Hopkinton Public Schools 253 88
13 Up-Island Regional, Vineyard Haven 40 88
13 Westford Public Schools 397 88
18 Eastham Public Schools 32 87
18 Lexington Public Schools 485 87
18 Scituate Public Schools 301 87
18 Westwood Public Schools 266 87
22 Acton Public Schools 394 86
22 Carlisle Public Schools 95 86
22 Dover Public Schools 96 86
22 Hatfield Public Schools 35 86
22 Hawlemont Regional, Shelburne Falls 14 86
22 Topsfield Public Schools 93 86
28 Lynnfield Public Schools 190 85
28 Newton Public Schools 887 85
28 North Reading Public Schools 215 85
31 Andover Public Schools 525 84
31 Belmont Public Schools 307 84
31 Hingham Public Schools 336 84
31 Middleton Public Schools 123 84
31 Needham Public Schools 442 84
31 Wellesley Public Schools 399 84
37 Concord Public Schools 211 83
37 Wayland Public Schools 202 83
37 Westhampton Public Schools 18 83
40 Boxford Public Schools 147 82
40 Canton Public Schools 230 82
40 Leverett Public Schools 17 82
40 Medway Public Schools 213 82
44 Duxbury Public Schools 281 81
44 Franklin Public Schools 484 81
44 Groton-Dunstable Regional 243 81
44 Hadley Public Schools 52 81
44 Marblehead Public Schools 264 81
44 Medfield Public Schools 249 81
44 Norfolk Public Schools 135 81
44 Rochester Public Schools 79 81
44 Westborough Public Schools 247 81
53 Arlington Public Schools 359 80
53 Bedford Public Schools 196 80
53 Brookline Public Schools 421 80
53 Florida Public Schools 10 80
53 Hamilton-Wenham Regional 147 80
53 Nashoba Regional, Bolton 280 80
53 Oak Bluffs Public Schools 61 80
53 Orleans Public Schools 29 80
53 Sharon Public Schools 244 80
53 Southborough Public Schools 175 80
53 Whately Public Schools 15 80
64 Community Day Charter, Lawrence 24 79
64 Edward Brooke Charter, Roslindale 47 79
64 Erving Public Schools 23 79
64 Hilltown Cooperative Charter, Haydenville 19 79
64 Marshfield Public Schools 372 79
64 Milton Public Schools 297 79
64 Natick Public Schools 368 79
64 Walpole Public Schools 324 79
64 Wellfleet Public Schools 24 79
73 Brimfield Public Schools 50 78
73 Chelmsford Public Schools 397 78
73 Cohasset Public Schools 124 78
73 Ipswich Public Schools 181 78
73 Marblehead Community Charter 46 78
73 Mattapoisett Public Schools 80 78
73 Mendon-Upton Regional 197 78
73 Nahant Public Schools 37 78
73 North Attleborough Public Schools 371 78
73 Northborough Public Schools 228 78
73 Shrewsbury Public Schools 483 78
73 Wrentham Public Schools 192 78
85 Auburn Public Schools 173 77
85 Blackstone-Millville Regional 177 77
85 Burlington Public Schools 293 77
85 Deerfield Public Schools 68 77
85 Hanover Public Schools 232 77
85 Holliston Public Schools 207 77
85 Martha's Vineyard Charter, West Tisbury 17 77
85 Pentucket Regional, West Newbury 278 77
85 Richmond Public Schools 26 77
85 Stoneham Public Schools 221 77
85 Swampscott Public Schools 164 77
85 Triton Regional, Byfield 242 77
97 Amesbury Public Schools 204 76
97 Brookfield Public Schools 46 76
97 Littleton Public Schools 139 76
97 Manchester Essex Regional 108 76
97 Reading Public Schools 391 76
97 Rising Tide Charter, Plymouth 84 76
97 Sturbridge Public Schools 120 76
97 Wachusett Regional, Jefferson 602 76
97 Wilmington Public Schools 322 76
106 Braintree Public Schools 430 75
106 East Longmeadow Public Schools 222 75
106 Grafton Public Schools 235 75
106 Granby Public Schools 95 75
106 Melrose Public Schools 296 75
106 Rockport Public Schools 69 75
106 Shutesbury Public Schools 12 75
113 Dedham Public Schools 237 74
113 Douglas Public Schools 142 74
113 Georgetown Public Schools 127 74
113 Lincoln Public Schools 118 74
113 Longmeadow Public Schools 225 74
113 North Andover Public Schools 360 74
113 Southwick-Tolland Regional 138 74
120 Fairhaven Public Schools 155 73
120 Holbrook Public Schools 102 73
120 Kingston Public Schools 169 73
120 Lanesborough Public Schools 41 73
120 Sandwich Public Schools 285 73
120 Somerset Public Schools 196 73
126 Lenox Public Schools 63 72
126 Mansfield Public Schools 386 72
126 Norton Public Schools 229 72
126 Tyngsborough Public Schools 155 72
126 Williamsburg Public Schools 21 72
131 Ashland Public Schools 207 71
131 Berlin Public Schools 38 71
131 Easton Public Schools 307 71
131 Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 272 71
131 Pelham Public Schools 21 71
131 Petersham Public Schools 14 71
131 Wales Public Schools 24 71
131 Whitman-Hanson Regional, Whitman 334 71
131 Williamstown Public Schools 49 71
140 Amherst Public Schools 193 70
140 Avon Public Schools 61 70
140 Boylston Public Schools 46 70
140 Danvers Public Schools 297 70
140 East Bridgewater Public Schools 222 70
140 Hopedale Public Schools 94 70
140 Millis Public Schools 102 70
140 Northbridge Public Schools 176 70
140 Seekonk Public Schools 165 70
140 Tisbury Public Schools 36 70
140 Wakefield Public Schools 245 70
151 Chatham Public Schools 59 69
151 Freetown-Lakeville Regional 249 69
151 Granville Public Schools 16 69
151 New Salem-Wendell Regional 16 69
151 Plympton Public Schools 29 69
151 West Bridgewater Public Schools 102 69
157 Boston Collegiate Charter 99 68
157 Central Berkshire Regional, Dalton 160 68
157 Milford Public Schools 318 68
157 Pembroke Public Schools 287 68
157 Plymouth Public Schools 549 68
157 Southampton Public Schools 83 68
157 Woburn Public Schools 351 68
164 Attleboro Public Schools 438 67
164 Barnstable Horace Mann Charter 370 67
164 Dartmouth Public Schools 321 67
164 Dudley-Charlton Regional 334 67
164 Falmouth Public Schools 274 67
164 Foxborough Public Schools 232 67
164 Lee Public Schools 57 67
164 Plainville Public Schools 110 67
164 West Boylston Public Schools 82 67
164 Weymouth Public Schools 517 67
174 Bellingham Public Schools 195 66
174 Holland Public Schools 41 66
176 Farmington River Regional, Otis 20 65
176 Gateway Regional, Huntington 80 65
176 River Valley Charter, Newburyport 35 65
176 Saugus Public Schools 243 65
176 Sutton Public Schools 124 65
176 Westport Community Public Schools 135 65
182 Halifax Public Schools 105 64
182 Hull Public Schools 92 64
182 Newburyport Public Schools 165 64
182 North Middlesex Regional, Townsend 323 64
182 Norwood Public Schools 227 64
182 Peabody Public Schools 472 64
182 South Hadley Public Schools 163 64
182 Swansea Public Schools 161 64
190 Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 191 63
190 Ayer Public Schools 94 63
190 Beverly Public Schools 321 63
190 Billerica Public Schools 507 63
190 Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 269 63
190 Hudson Public Schools 209 63
190 Leicester Public Schools 139 63
190 Oxford Public Schools 148 63
190 Uxbridge Public Schools 161 63
190 West Springfield Public Schools 282 63
200 Acushnet Public Schools 119 62
200 Agawam Public Schools 343 62
200 Belchertown Public Schools 190 62
200 Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 524 62
200 Gill-Montague Regional 86 62
200 Gloucester Public Schools 245 62
200 Innovation Academy Charter, Chelmsford 101 62
200 Lunenburg Public Schools 128 62
200 Maynard Public Schools 92 62
200 Medford Public Schools 325 62
200 Millbury Public Schools 134 62
200 Mohawk Trail Regional, Shelburne Falls 67 62
200 Prospect Hill Academy Charter, Somerville 72 62
200 Stoughton Public Schools 297 62
200 Westfield Public Schools 408 62
215 Abington Public Schools 172 61
215 Southern Berkshire Regional, Sheffield 61 61
215 Spencer-East Brookfield Regional 188 61
218 Dracut Public Schools 322 60
218 Leominster Public Schools 477 60
218 Pioneer Valley Regional, Northfield 88 60
218 Watertown Public Schools 170 60
218 Winthrop Public Schools 149 60
223 Atlantis Charter, Fall River 96 59
223 Cambridge Public Schools 402 59
223 Foxborough Regional Charter 110 59
223 Marlborough Public Schools 381 59
223 Taunton Public Schools 635 59
228 Berkshire Hills Regional, Stockbridge 79 58
228 Bourne Public Schools 190 58
228 Conservatory Lab Charter, Brighton 19 58
228 Framingham Public Schools 639 58
228 Ludlow Public Schools 236 58
228 Nantucket Public Schools 85 58
228 Pittsfield Public Schools 439 58
228 Provincetown Public Schools 12 58
228 Rockland Public Schools 185 58
228 Sabis International Charter, Springfield 129 58
228 Tewksbury Public Schools 368 58
239 Carver Public Schools 164 57
239 Clarksburg Public Schools 21 57
239 Clinton Public Schools 151 57
239 Mashpee Public Schools 124 57
239 North Adams Public Schools 119 57
239 Northampton Public Schools 218 57
239 Ware Public Schools 100 57
239 Wareham Public Schools 249 57
247 Quabbin Regional, Barre 212 56
247 Quaboag Regional, Warre 109 56
247 Quincy Public Schools 606 56
247 South Shore Charter, Hull 41 56
247 Waltham Public Schools 356 56
252 Orange Public Schools 96 55
252 Palmer Public Schools 141 55
254 Boston Renaissance Charter 93 54
254 Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 280 54
254 Hill View Montessori Charter, Haverhill 35 54
254 Malden Public Schools 461 54
254 Revere Public Schools 473 54
259 Chesterfield-Goshen Regional 19 53
259 Gardner Public Schools 187 53
259 Greenfield Public Schools 131 53
259 Sunderland Public Schools 17 53
263 Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter, Hyde Park 83 52
263 Adams-Cheshire Regional 118 52
263 Easthampton Public Schools 116 52
266 Lawrence Family Development Charter 59 51
266 Middleborough Public Schools 274 51
266 Narragansett Regional, Baldwinville 126 51
269 Mystic Valley Regional Charter, Malden 120 50
269 Shirley Public Schools 58 50
271 Chicopee Public Schools 555 49
271 Everett Public Schools 400 49
271 Monson Public Schools 119 49
274 Harwich Public Schools 108 48
274 Methuen Public Schools 575 48
274 North Brookfield Public Schools 48 48
274 Randolph Public Schools 224 48
278 Berkley Public Schools 108 47
278 Global Learning Charter, New Bedford 82 47
278 Neighborhood House Charter, Dorchester 42 47
278 Salem Public Schools 327 47
282 Martin Luther King Charter, Springfield 37 46
283 Athol-Royalston Regional 107 45
284 Worcester Public Schools 1,597 44
285 Brockton Public Schools 1,193 43
285 Haverhill Public Schools 514 43
285 Lynn Public Schools 901 43
285 Webster Public Schools 142 43
289 Fitchburg Public Schools 395 42
289 New Bedford Public Schools 967 42
289 Somerville Public Schools 349 42
289 Southbridge Public Schools 175 42
289 Winchendon Public Schools 135 42
294 Boston Public Schools 3,795 40
294 Silver Hill Horace Mann Charter, Haverhill 95 40
296 Chelsea Public Schools 379 39
296 Lowell Community Charter 82 39
298 Abby Kelley Foster Charter, Worcester 123 38
298 Holyoke Community Charter 73 38
300 Benjamin Banneker Charter, Cambridge 29 37
300 Fall River Public Schools 767 37
300 KIPP Academy Lynn Charter, Lynn 100 37
300 Lowell Public Schools 1,013 37
304 Springfield Public Schools 1,866 35
305 Robert M. Hughes Academy Charter, Springfield 18 33
306 Lawrence Public Schools 934 32
307 Holyoke Public Schools 393 23
308 Seven Hills Charter, Worcester 74 20
 

5th Grade Math

2010
rank
District name Number
tested
Score
1 Granville Public Schools 15 93
2 Lexington Public Schools 487 89
2 Westhampton Public Schools 18 89
4 Boxborough Public Schools 79 88
4 Sudbury Public Schools 404 88
6 Benjamin Franklin Charter, Franklin 51 86
6 Truro Public Schools 22 86
6 Westford Public Schools 399 86
6 Weston Public Schools 185 86
10 Winchester Public Schools 329 85
11 Westwood Public Schools 266 84
12 Brewster Public Schools 75 83
12 Community Day Charter, Lawrence 24 83
12 Concord Public Schools 211 83
12 Scituate Public Schools 301 83
12 Sherborn Public Schools 92 83
12 Shutesbury Public Schools 12 83
18 Andover Public Schools 525 82
18 Dover Public Schools 96 82
20 Hingham Public Schools 336 81
20 Norwell Public Schools 216 81
22 Brookline Public Schools 419 80
22 Harvard Public Schools 102 80
22 Hatfield Public Schools 36 80
22 Newton Public Schools 884 80
22 Topsfield Public Schools 93 80
27 Carlisle Public Schools 94 79
27 Conway Public Schools 19 79
27 Excel Academy Charter School, East Boston 53 79
27 Groton-Dunstable Regional 240 79
27 Hadley Public Schools 52 79
32 Cohasset Public Schools 124 78
32 Franklin Public Schools 483 78
32 Hopkinton Public Schools 253 78
32 Marion Public Schools 50 78
32 Nashoba Regional, Bolton 280 78
32 Up-Island Regional, Vineyard Haven 41 78
38 Acton Public Schools 395 77
38 Arlington Public Schools 359 77
38 Martha's Vineyard Charter, West Tisbury 17 77
38 Wellesley Public Schools 398 77
42 Brimfield Public Schools 50 76
42 Eastham Public Schools 32 76
42 Needham Public Schools 444 76
42 Shrewsbury Public Schools 484 76
42 Wayland Public Schools 202 76
42 Westborough Public Schools 246 76
48 Belmont Public Schools 305 75
48 Hamilton-Wenham Regional 147 75
48 Medway Public Schools 214 75
48 Sharon Public Schools 244 75
52 Bedford Public Schools 196 74
52 Holliston Public Schools 207 74
52 Lynnfield Public Schools 190 74
52 Natick Public Schools 367 74
56 Berlin Public Schools 38 73
56 Canton Public Schools 229 73
56 Edgartown Public Schools 37 73
56 Nahant Public Schools 37 73
56 Reading Public Schools 392 73
61 Duxbury Public Schools 281 72
61 Marblehead Public Schools 265 72
61 Norfolk Public Schools 135 72
61 Orleans Public Schools 29 72
61 Rochester Public Schools 79 72
66 Boxford Public Schools 147 71
66 Easton Public Schools 307 71
66 Milton Public Schools 297 71
66 New Salem-Wendell Regional 17 71
66 Wachusett Regional, Jefferson 602 71
66 Wellfleet Public Schools 24 71
72 Dedham Public Schools 237 70
72 Middleton Public Schools 123 70
72 Millis Public Schools 102 70
72 Northborough Public Schools 229 70
72 Norton Public Schools 229 70
72 Walpole Public Schools 324 70
78 Braintree Public Schools 432 69
78 Longmeadow Public Schools 224 69
78 Marblehead Community Charter 46 69
78 Sturbridge Public Schools 120 69
78 Triton Regional, Byfield 242 69
78 Williamstown Public Schools 49 69
84 North Attleborough Public Schools 372 68
84 Wrentham Public Schools 192 68
86 Amherst Public Schools 192 67
86 Blackstone-Millville Regional 178 67
86 East Bridgewater Public Schools 222 67
86 Granby Public Schools 96 67
86 Mansfield Public Schools 390 67
86 North Reading Public Schools 215 67
86 Southborough Public Schools 175 67
86 Wales Public Schools 24 67
94 Ashland Public Schools 207 66
94 Auburn Public Schools 172 66
94 Grafton Public Schools 234 66
94 Lincoln Public Schools 118 66
94 River Valley Charter, Newburyport 35 66
94 Tyngsborough Public Schools 154 66
94 Wakefield Public Schools 246 66
101 Avon Public Schools 61 65
101 Chatham Public Schools 59 65
101 Danvers Public Schools 296 65
101 Hanover Public Schools 232 65
101 Ipswich Public Schools 182 65
101 Manchester Essex Regional 108 65
101 Melrose Public Schools 296 65
101 Pentucket Regional, West Newbury 278 65
109 Gateway Regional, Huntington 80 64
109 Marshfield Public Schools 373 64
109 Pembroke Public Schools 288 64
109 Stoneham Public Schools 222 64
109 Sunderland Public Schools 17 64
109 Sutton Public Schools 124 64
109 Westport Community Public Schools 134 64
116 Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter, Hyde Park 81 63
116 Brookfield Public Schools 46 63
116 Dudley-Charlton Regional 333 63
116 Falmouth Public Schools 275 63
116 Somerset Public Schools 196 63
116 Southampton Public Schools 83 63
122 Acushnet Public Schools 119 62
122 Attleboro Public Schools 439 62
122 Barnstable Horace Mann Charter 371 62
122 Chelmsford Public Schools 398 62
122 East Longmeadow Public Schools 222 62
122 Hopedale Public Schools 94 62
122 Lunenburg Public Schools 128 62
122 Mattapoisett Public Schools 80 62
122 Medfield Public Schools 250 62
122 Mendon-Upton Regional 216 62
122 Sandwich Public Schools 284 62
122 West Springfield Public Schools 282 62
122 Williamsburg Public Schools 21 62
135 Boylston Public Schools 46 61
135 Deerfield Public Schools 68 61
135 Edward Brooke Charter, Roslindale 47 61
135 Freetown-Lakeville Regional 248 61
135 Holland Public Schools 41 61
135 North Andover Public Schools 361 61
135 Tisbury Public Schools 36 61
135 Woburn Public Schools 352 61
143 Central Berkshire Regional, Dalton 160 60
143 Farmington River Regional, Otis 20 60
143 Littleton Public Schools 139 60
143 Norwood Public Schools 229 60
143 Rockport Public Schools 68 60
143 Swampscott Public Schools 164 60
143 West Boylston Public Schools 82 60
143 Wilmington Public Schools 322 60
151 Boston Collegiate Charter 99 59
151 Douglas Public Schools 140 59
151 Plympton Public Schools 29 59
151 Swansea Public Schools 162 59
155 Hilltown Cooperative Charter, Haydenville 19 58
155 Petersham Public Schools 14 58
155 Rising Tide Charter, Plymouth 84 58
155 Southwick-Tolland Regional 136 58
155 Watertown Public Schools 169 58
160 Agawam Public Schools 342 57
160 Erving Public Schools 23 57
160 Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 272 57
160 Holbrook Public Schools 102 57
160 Hudson Public Schools 209 57
160 Pioneer Valley Regional, Northfield 89 57
160 Plymouth Public Schools 547 57
160 Whitman-Hanson Regional, Whitman 334 57
168 Halifax Public Schools 105 56
168 Innovation Academy Charter, Chelmsford 100 56
168 Leominster Public Schools 475 56
168 Millbury Public Schools 135 56
168 Plainville Public Schools 110 56
168 Seekonk Public Schools 163 56
168 Stoughton Public Schools 297 56
175 Burlington Public Schools 293 55
175 Kingston Public Schools 168 55
175 Milford Public Schools 317 55
175 North Middlesex Regional, Townsend 323 55
175 Oak Bluffs Public Schools 61 55
175 Pittsfield Public Schools 439 55
175 West Bridgewater Public Schools 102 55
182 Abington Public Schools 173 54
182 Amesbury Public Schools 203 54
182 Beverly Public Schools 321 54
182 Clinton Public Schools 151 54
182 Dartmouth Public Schools 321 54
182 Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 268 54
182 Leicester Public Schools 139 54
182 Neighborhood House Charter, Dorchester 42 54
182 South Shore Charter, Hull 41 54
191 Billerica Public Schools 506 53
191 Cambridge Public Schools 402 53
193 Newburyport Public Schools 165 52
193 Peabody Public Schools 471 52
193 Pelham Public Schools 21 52
193 Weymouth Public Schools 518 52
197 Carver Public Schools 164 51
197 Hull Public Schools 90 51
197 Middleborough Public Schools 274 51
197 Mohawk Trail Regional, Shelburne Falls 67 51
197 North Adams Public Schools 119 51
197 Palmer Public Schools 143 51
203 Framingham Public Schools 641 50
203 Hawlemont Regional, Shelburne Falls 14 50
203 Marlborough Public Schools 378 50
203 Provincetown Public Schools 12 50
203 Quabbin Regional, Barre 212 50
203 Quincy Public Schools 603 50
203 Revere Public Schools 473 50
203 Richmond Public Schools 26 50
203 Saugus Public Schools 243 50
212 Bellingham Public Schools 195 49
212 Foxborough Public Schools 231 49
212 Sabis International Charter, Springfield 129 49
212 Uxbridge Public Schools 163 49
212 Ware Public Schools 101 49
217 Berkley Public Schools 108 48
217 Boston Renaissance Charter 93 48
217 Conservatory Lab Charter, Brighton 19 48
217 Gloucester Public Schools 245 48
217 Lanesborough Public Schools 41 48
217 Ludlow Public Schools 236 48
217 Mystic Valley Regional Charter, Malden 120 48
217 Narragansett Regional, Baldwinville 125 48
225 Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 191 47
225 Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 525 47
225 Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 280 47
225 Foxborough Regional Charter 108 47
225 Leverett Public Schools 17 47
225 Medford Public Schools 323 47
225 South Hadley Public Schools 164 47
225 Taunton Public Schools 643 47
233 Hill View Montessori Charter, Haverhill 35 46
233 Lenox Public Schools 63 46
233 Maynard Public Schools 89 46
233 Northbridge Public Schools 176 46
233 Whately Public Schools 15 46
238 Ayer Public Schools 94 45
238 Bourne Public Schools 190 45
238 Gill-Montague Regional 85 45
238 Nantucket Public Schools 83 45
238 Prospect Hill Academy Charter, Somerville 72 45
243 North Brookfield Public Schools 48 44
243 Northampton Public Schools 218 44
243 Oxford Public Schools 148 44
243 Randolph Public Schools 225 44
243 Shirley Public Schools 57 44
243 Tewksbury Public Schools 368 44
249 Belchertown Public Schools 190 43
249 Fairhaven Public Schools 155 43
249 Mashpee Public Schools 124 43
249 Spencer-East Brookfield Regional 188 43
249 Waltham Public Schools 357 43
254 Everett Public Schools 398 42
254 Georgetown Public Schools 127 42
254 Lawrence Family Development Charter 59 42
254 Rockland Public Schools 185 42
254 Somerville Public Schools 347 42
254 Southbridge Public Schools 175 42
260 Chicopee Public Schools 553 41
260 Harwich Public Schools 108 41
260 Methuen Public Schools 576 41
263 Abby Kelley Foster Charter, Worcester 123 40
263 Athol-Royalston Regional 107 40
263 Florida Public Schools 10 40
263 Global Learning Charter, New Bedford 82 40
263 Haverhill Public Schools 513 40
263 Southern Berkshire Regional, Sheffield 60 40
263 Worcester Public Schools 1,591 40
270 Boston Public Schools 3,727 39
270 Robert M. Hughes Academy Charter, Springfield 18 39
270 Salem Public Schools 329 39
270 Wareham Public Schools 247 39
270 Westfield Public Schools 408 39
275 Malden Public Schools 463 38
275 Quaboag Regional, Warre 109 38
275 Winthrop Public Schools 149 38
278 Chesterfield-Goshen Regional 19 37
278 Dracut Public Schools 321 37
278 Greenfield Public Schools 130 37
278 KIPP Academy Lynn Charter, Lynn 100 37
278 New Bedford Public Schools 972 37
283 Easthampton Public Schools 117 36
283 Lynn Public Schools 899 36
283 Winchendon Public Schools 135 36
286 Adams-Cheshire Regional 118 34
286 Atlantis Charter, Fall River 96 34
286 Clarksburg Public Schools 21 34
286 Fall River Public Schools 773 34
286 Lee Public Schools 57 34
291 Berkshire Hills Regional, Stockbridge 79 33
291 Brockton Public Schools 1,196 33
291 Monson Public Schools 120 33
294 Benjamin Banneker Charter, Cambridge 29 31
294 Gardner Public Schools 187 31
294 Lowell Public Schools 1,010 31
297 Silver Hill Horace Mann Charter, Haverhill 94 30
298 Lowell Community Charter 82 29
298 Webster Public Schools 142 29
300 Fitchburg Public Schools 394 28
300 Orange Public Schools 96 28
302 Springfield Public Schools 1,868 26
303 Chelsea Public Schools 378 25
304 Lawrence Public Schools 932 24
305 Martin Luther King Charter, Springfield 37 22
306 Seven Hills Charter, Worcester 76 17
307 Holyoke Public Schools 390 16
308 Holyoke Community Charter 73 15

5th Grade Science

2010
rank
District name Number
tested
Score
1 Boxborough Public Schools 78 89
2 Martha's Vineyard Charter, West Tisbury 17 88
3 Excel Academy Charter School, East Boston 53 87
3 Winchester Public Schools 329 87
5 Benjamin Franklin Charter, Franklin 51 86
5 Brewster Public Schools 75 86
5 Truro Public Schools 22 86
5 Up-Island Regional, Vineyard Haven 41 86
9 Brookfield Public Schools 46 85
9 Westford Public Schools 399 85
9 Weston Public Schools 185 85
12 Arlington Public Schools 359 84
12 Brimfield Public Schools 50 84
12 Groton-Dunstable Regional 240 84
12 Harvard Public Schools 102 84
12 Shutesbury Public Schools 12 84
12 Sudbury Public Schools 404 84
18 Concord Public Schools 211 83
18 Middleton Public Schools 123 83
18 Norwell Public Schools 216 83
21 Marion Public Schools 50 82
22 Hopkinton Public Schools 253 81
22 Lexington Public Schools 487 81
22 Sherborn Public Schools 92 81
22 Westwood Public Schools 266 81
26 Dover Public Schools 95 80
26 Hingham Public Schools 336 80
26 Scituate Public Schools 301 80
26 Whately Public Schools 15 80
30 Andover Public Schools 525 79
30 Cohasset Public Schools 124 79
30 Conway Public Schools 19 79
30 Millis Public Schools 101 79
30 Shrewsbury Public Schools 484 79
30 Westborough Public Schools 246 79
36 Eastham Public Schools 32 78
36 Hamilton-Wenham Regional 147 78
36 Nahant Public Schools 37 78
36 Rising Tide Charter, Plymouth 84 78
36 Sturbridge Public Schools 120 78
36 Topsfield Public Schools 93 78
36 Westhampton Public Schools 18 78
43 Carlisle Public Schools 94 77
43 Douglas Public Schools 139 77
43 Lynnfield Public Schools 190 77
43 Sharon Public Schools 243 77
43 Williamsburg Public Schools 21 77
48 Canton Public Schools 229 76
48 Holliston Public Schools 207 76
48 Medway Public Schools 212 76
48 Nashoba Regional, Bolton 280 76
48 Natick Public Schools 367 76
48 Newton Public Schools 885 76
48 Orleans Public Schools 29 76
48 Wales Public Schools 24 76
56 Community Day Charter, Lawrence 24 75
56 Deerfield Public Schools 68 75
56 Granville Public Schools 16 75
56 Leverett Public Schools 16 75
56 Norfolk Public Schools 135 75
56 Wachusett Regional, Jefferson 602 75
56 Walpole Public Schools 324 75
56 Wellfleet Public Schools 24 75
56 Wrentham Public Schools 192 75
65 Acton Public Schools 395 74
65 Erving Public Schools 23 74
65 Franklin Public Schools 482 74
65 Granby Public Schools 96 74
65 Hilltown Cooperative Charter, Haydenville 19 74
65 Mattapoisett Public Schools 80 74
65 Needham Public Schools 444 74
65 Oak Bluffs Public Schools 61 74
73 Belmont Public Schools 305 73
73 Berlin Public Schools 38 73
73 Boxford Public Schools 147 73
73 Brookline Public Schools 418 73
73 Northborough Public Schools 229 73
73 Wayland Public Schools 202 73
79 Hatfield Public Schools 36 72
79 Marshfield Public Schools 372 72
79 Norton Public Schools 229 72
82 Bedford Public Schools 195 71
82 Braintree Public Schools 428 71
82 Hadley Public Schools 52 71
82 Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 272 71
82 Hanover Public Schools 232 71
82 Littleton Public Schools 139 71
82 Longmeadow Public Schools 225 71
82 Marblehead Public Schools 265 71
82 North Attleborough Public Schools 372 71
82 Williamstown Public Schools 49 71
92 Barnstable Horace Mann Charter 369 70
92 Blackstone-Millville Regional 177 70
92 Farmington River Regional, Otis 20 70
92 Pentucket Regional, West Newbury 278 70
96 East Bridgewater Public Schools 222 69
96 Easton Public Schools 307 69
96 Marblehead Community Charter 46 69
96 Milford Public Schools 317 69
96 Plympton Public Schools 29 69
96 Rochester Public Schools 79 69
96 Triton Regional, Byfield 241 69
103 Avon Public Schools 61 68
103 Bellingham Public Schools 195 68
103 Burlington Public Schools 294 68
103 Foxborough Regional Charter 110 68
103 Ipswich Public Schools 182 68
103 Lincoln Public Schools 117 68
103 North Reading Public Schools 215 68
103 Rockport Public Schools 68 68
111 Auburn Public Schools 172 67
111 Mendon-Upton Regional 216 67
111 Pelham Public Schools 21 67
114 Chelmsford Public Schools 397 66
114 Dedham Public Schools 237 66
114 Freetown-Lakeville Regional 248 66
114 Lunenburg Public Schools 128 66
114 Plymouth Public Schools 547 66
114 Reading Public Schools 390 66
114 River Valley Charter, Newburyport 35 66
121 Grafton Public Schools 233 65
121 Hawlemont Regional, Shelburne Falls 14 65
121 Melrose Public Schools 296 65
121 Richmond Public Schools 26 65
121 Southampton Public Schools 83 65
121 West Boylston Public Schools 82 65
127 Amesbury Public Schools 203 64
127 Dudley-Charlton Regional 333 64
127 Duxbury Public Schools 281 64
127 Hopedale Public Schools 94 64
127 Mansfield Public Schools 390 64
127 Norwood Public Schools 229 64
127 Somerset Public Schools 196 64
127 Sunderland Public Schools 17 64
127 Wellesley Public Schools 398 64
127 Westport Community Public Schools 134 64
127 Woburn Public Schools 352 64
138 Boylston Public Schools 46 63
138 East Longmeadow Public Schools 222 63
138 Holland Public Schools 41 63
138 Medfield Public Schools 250 63
138 Northbridge Public Schools 176 63
138 Plainville Public Schools 110 63
138 Southborough Public Schools 175 63
138 Tyngsborough Public Schools 154 63
146 Ashland Public Schools 207 62
146 Edward Brooke Charter, Roslindale 47 62
146 Hull Public Schools 90 62
146 Maynard Public Schools 89 62
146 Newburyport Public Schools 165 62
151 Amherst Public Schools 189 61
151 Central Berkshire Regional, Dalton 160 61
151 Dartmouth Public Schools 321 61
151 Kingston Public Schools 167 61
151 Millbury Public Schools 135 61
151 Sutton Public Schools 124 61
151 Tisbury Public Schools 36 61
151 Wilmington Public Schools 321 61
159 Agawam Public Schools 341 60
159 Leicester Public Schools 139 60
159 Southern Berkshire Regional, Sheffield 60 60
159 Southwick-Tolland Regional 136 60
159 Stoneham Public Schools 221 60
159 Swampscott Public Schools 164 60
159 Swansea Public Schools 162 60
159 Weymouth Public Schools 518 60
159 Whitman-Hanson Regional, Whitman 334 60
168 Milton Public Schools 294 59
168 New Salem-Wendell Regional 17 59
168 North Middlesex Regional, Townsend 323 59
168 Pioneer Valley Regional, Northfield 88 59
168 Uxbridge Public Schools 162 59
173 Beverly Public Schools 321 58
173 Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 525 58
173 North Andover Public Schools 361 58
176 Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter, Hyde Park 83 57
176 Carver Public Schools 164 57
176 Fairhaven Public Schools 155 57
176 Halifax Public Schools 104 57
176 Lenox Public Schools 63 57
176 Mohawk Trail Regional, Shelburne Falls 67 57
176 Petersham Public Schools 14 57
176 Sandwich Public Schools 284 57
176 Wakefield Public Schools 246 57
176 Westfield Public Schools 408 57
186 Acushnet Public Schools 119 56
186 Falmouth Public Schools 274 56
186 Pembroke Public Schools 287 56
189 Foxborough Public Schools 231 55
189 Northampton Public Schools 218 55
189 Watertown Public Schools 170 55
192 Belchertown Public Schools 190 54
192 Chatham Public Schools 59 54
192 Georgetown Public Schools 127 54
192 KIPP Academy Lynn Charter, Lynn 99 54
192 Lanesborough Public Schools 41 54
192 Quabbin Regional, Barre 212 54
198 Clarksburg Public Schools 21 53
198 Oxford Public Schools 148 53
198 Seekonk Public Schools 162 53
198 Waltham Public Schools 357 53
202 Berkshire Hills Regional, Stockbridge 79 52
202 Danvers Public Schools 297 52
202 Holbrook Public Schools 102 52
202 Manchester Essex Regional 108 52
202 Mashpee Public Schools 124 52
202 South Hadley Public Schools 164 52
208 Framingham Public Schools 640 51
208 Hudson Public Schools 209 51
208 Lee Public Schools 57 51
208 Medford Public Schools 322 51
208 Narragansett Regional, Baldwinville 123 51
208 Quincy Public Schools 604 51
214 Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 191 50
214 Billerica Public Schools 504 50
214 Florida Public Schools 10 50
214 Middleborough Public Schools 273 50
218 Boston Collegiate Charter 99 49
218 Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 268 49
218 Edgartown Public Schools 37 49
218 Harwich Public Schools 107 49
218 Innovation Academy Charter, Chelmsford 100 49
218 Pittsfield Public Schools 439 49
218 Taunton Public Schools 641 49
218 Tewksbury Public Schools 368 49
226 Berkley Public Schools 107 48
226 Dracut Public Schools 320 48
226 Marlborough Public Schools 374 48
226 Peabody Public Schools 470 48
226 Revere Public Schools 473 48
226 Saugus Public Schools 244 48
232 Abington Public Schools 172 47
232 Leominster Public Schools 477 47
232 Palmer Public Schools 143 47
232 South Shore Charter, Hull 41 47
232 Winthrop Public Schools 150 47
237 Gloucester Public Schools 245 46
237 Nantucket Public Schools 83 46
237 Orange Public Schools 96 46
237 West Bridgewater Public Schools 102 46
241 Attleboro Public Schools 439 45
241 Ayer Public Schools 94 45
241 Cambridge Public Schools 402 45
241 Global Learning Charter, New Bedford 82 45
241 West Springfield Public Schools 282 45
246 Adams-Cheshire Regional 118 44
246 Bourne Public Schools 190 44
246 Gateway Regional, Huntington 80 44
246 Spencer-East Brookfield Regional 188 44
246 Stoughton Public Schools 296 44
246 Winchendon Public Schools 135 44
252 Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 280 43
252 North Brookfield Public Schools 48 43
252 Wareham Public Schools 246 43
255 Atlantis Charter, Fall River 96 42
255 Gill-Montague Regional 85 42
255 Malden Public Schools 463 42
255 North Adams Public Schools 119 42
255 Ware Public Schools 101 42
260 Salem Public Schools 326 41
260 Somerville Public Schools 349 41
262 Clinton Public Schools 151 40
262 Haverhill Public Schools 513 40
262 Hill View Montessori Charter, Haverhill 35 40
262 Monson Public Schools 120 40
266 Rockland Public Schools 185 39
266 Sabis International Charter, Springfield 129 39
268 Greenfield Public Schools 130 38
268 Quaboag Regional, Warre 109 38
270 Chesterfield-Goshen Regional 19 37
270 Gardner Public Schools 187 37
270 Shirley Public Schools 57 37
273 Athol-Royalston Regional 106 36
273 Ludlow Public Schools 234 36
273 Neighborhood House Charter, Dorchester 42 36
276 Easthampton Public Schools 117 35
276 Lynn Public Schools 898 35
276 Mystic Valley Regional Charter, Malden 120 35
279 Lawrence Family Development Charter 59 34
279 Randolph Public Schools 225 34
279 Southbridge Public Schools 174 34
282 Provincetown Public Schools 12 33
283 Silver Hill Horace Mann Charter, Haverhill 94 31
283 Worcester Public Schools 1,588 31
285 Fitchburg Public Schools 393 30
285 New Bedford Public Schools 972 30
287 Methuen Public Schools 573 28
287 Prospect Hill Academy Charter, Somerville 72 28
289 Abby Kelley Foster Charter, Worcester 122 27
289 Chicopee Public Schools 553 27
291 Webster Public Schools 142 26
292 Fall River Public Schools 772 25
292 Springfield Public Schools 1,866 25
294 Lowell Community Charter 82 24
295 Chelsea Public Schools 378 23
295 Everett Public Schools 398 23
297 Holyoke Community Charter 73 22
297 Robert M. Hughes Academy Charter, Springfield 18 22
299 Boston Public Schools 3,792 21
299 Seven Hills Charter, Worcester 76 21
301 Brockton Public Schools 1,196 19
301 Lawrence Public Schools 925 19
301 Lowell Public Schools 1,008 19
304 Boston Renaissance Charter 93 17
304 Holyoke Public Schools 385 17
306 Conservatory Lab Charter, Brighton 19 16
307 Benjamin Banneker Charter, Cambridge 28 15
308 Martin Luther King Charter, Springfield 37 14