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Top-achieving 6th grades by district

This chart show how school systems performed overall on the 6th-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.

2010
rank
District name Number
tested
Score
1 Rowe Public Schools 10 200
2 Benjamin Franklin Charter, Franklin 53 191
3 Excel Academy Charter School, East Boston 54 188
4 Boxborough Public Schools 80 185
4 Carlisle Public Schools 88 185
4 Hilltown Cooperative Charter, Haydenville 20 185
4 Pelham Public Schools 20 185
8 Edward Brooke Charter, Roslindale 37 184
9 Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter, Marlborough 243 181
9 Weston Public Schools 207 181
11 Norwell Public Schools 184 180
11 Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter, Hadley 10 180
11 Westford Public Schools 425 180
14 Manchester Essex Regional 122 179
14 Martha's Vineyard Charter, West Tisbury 14 179
16 Acton Public Schools 408 178
16 Winchester Public Schools 363 178
18 Florida Public Schools 17 176
19 Lenox Public Schools 56 175
20 Belmont Public Schools 318 174
20 Brookline Public Schools 435 174
20 Sudbury Public Schools 365 174
20 Wayland Public Schools 225 174
20 Westwood Public Schools 225 174
25 Boxford Public Schools 145 173
25 Dover-Sherborn Regional 200 173
25 Lexington Public Schools 523 173
25 River Valley Charter, Newburyport 30 173
25 Westborough Public Schools 255 173
30 Cohasset Public Schools 123 172
30 Duxbury Public Schools 284 172
30 Harvard Public Schools 101 172
30 Shrewsbury Public Schools 433 172
34 Concord Public Schools 216 171
34 Middleton Public Schools 137 171
36 Longmeadow Public Schools 267 170
36 Topsfield Public Schools 109 170
36 Truro Public Schools 16 170
36 Wellesley Public Schools 393 170
40 Boston Collegiate Charter 98 168
40 Marblehead Community Charter 47 168
40 Needham Public Schools 427 168
43 Scituate Public Schools 259 167
44 Andover Public Schools 498 166
44 Brimfield Public Schools 56 166
44 Norfolk Public Schools 164 166
44 Up-Island Regional, Vineyard Haven 37 166
48 Boylston Public Schools 55 165
48 Franklin Public Schools 507 165
48 Sharon Public Schools 302 165
48 Williamstown Public Schools 68 165
48 Wrentham Public Schools 183 165
53 Braintree Public Schools 423 164
53 Leverett Public Schools 22 164
53 Plainville Public Schools 126 164
53 Rising Tide Charter, Plymouth 83 164
57 Arlington Public Schools 363 163
57 East Bridgewater Public Schools 181 163
57 Grafton Public Schools 237 163
57 Hingham Public Schools 308 163
57 Medfield Public Schools 263 163
57 Triton Regional, Byfield 234 163
63 Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter, Orleans 76 162
63 Easton Public Schools 293 162
63 Nashoba Regional, Bolton 281 162
63 Newton Public Schools 878 162
63 North Reading Public Schools 224 162
63 Sandwich Public Schools 268 162
69 Community Day Charter, Lawrence 21 161
69 Conway Public Schools 29 161
69 Hopkinton Public Schools 288 161
69 Rockport Public Schools 86 161
69 Southborough Public Schools 157 161
74 Chelmsford Public Schools 453 160
74 Pentucket Regional, West Newbury 264 160
74 Reading Public Schools 357 160
77 Groton-Dunstable Regional 237 159
77 Littleton Public Schools 118 159
77 Marblehead Public Schools 248 159
77 Rochester Public Schools 96 159
77 Wachusett Regional, Jefferson 642 159
82 Amherst Public Schools 179 158
82 Halifax Public Schools 103 158
84 Avon Public Schools 57 157
84 Hanover Public Schools 242 157
84 New Salem-Wendell Regional 21 157
84 Pembroke Public Schools 279 157
84 Wakefield Public Schools 271 157
84 Whately Public Schools 21 157
90 Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter, Hyde Park 82 156
90 Hamilton-Wenham Regional 144 156
90 Mansfield Public Schools 371 156
90 Medway Public Schools 226 156
90 Milton Public Schools 296 156
90 Natick Public Schools 384 156
96 Sutton Public Schools 141 155
97 Ipswich Public Schools 158 154
97 North Attleborough Public Schools 382 154
97 Tisbury Public Schools 35 154
100 Auburn Public Schools 168 153
100 Melrose Public Schools 282 153
100 Sunderland Public Schools 30 153
100 West Bridgewater Public Schools 96 153
104 Canton Public Schools 252 152
104 Granby Public Schools 98 152
104 Hadley Public Schools 63 152
104 Holliston Public Schools 229 152
104 Lynnfield Public Schools 207 152
104 Nauset Regional, Orleans 179 152
104 Shutesbury Public Schools 23 152
104 Stoughton Public Schools 295 152
112 Barnstable Public Schools 414 151
112 Falmouth Public Schools 272 151
112 Hopedale Public Schools 95 151
112 Innovation Academy Charter, Chelmsford 103 151
112 Marion Public Schools 52 151
117 Bedford Public Schools 182 150
117 Dartmouth Public Schools 333 150
117 Foxborough Public Schools 246 150
117 Mystic Valley Regional Charter, Malden 120 150
117 Nahant Public Schools 18 150
117 North Middlesex Regional, Townsend 327 150
123 Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 275 149
123 Lawrence Family Development Charter 58 149
123 Swampscott Public Schools 145 149
123 Walpole Public Schools 318 149
123 Williamsburg Public Schools 22 149
128 Burlington Public Schools 286 148
128 Chesterfield-Goshen Regional 25 148
128 Kingston Public Schools 167 148
128 Lanesborough Public Schools 32 148
132 Abington Public Schools 175 147
133 North Andover Public Schools 349 146
133 Oak Bluffs Public Schools 50 146
135 Ashland Public Schools 213 144
135 KIPP Academy Lynn Charter, Lynn 92 144
135 Lincoln Public Schools 94 144
135 Lunenburg Public Schools 137 144
135 Northborough Public Schools 220 144
140 Mendon-Upton Regional 221 143
140 Southern Berkshire Regional, Sheffield 67 143
142 Acushnet Public Schools 136 142
142 Boston Preparatory Charter, Hyde Park 78 142
142 Dedham Public Schools 215 142
142 Mattapoisett Public Schools 77 142
142 Sabis International Charter, Springfield 125 142
142 Salem Academy Charter, Salem 53 142
142 Swansea Public Schools 157 142
149 Berlin Public Schools 29 141
149 Marshfield Public Schools 371 141
149 Pioneer Valley Regional, Northfield 83 141
149 Watertown Public Schools 203 141
149 Wilmington Public Schools 299 141
154 Billerica Public Schools 499 140
154 Chatham Public Schools 49 140
154 Newburyport Public Schools 165 140
157 Granville Public Schools 30 139
157 Holbrook Public Schools 125 139
157 Southwick-Tolland Regional 160 139
160 Norwood Public Schools 266 138
160 Oxford Public Schools 194 138
160 Uxbridge Public Schools 174 138
163 Christa McAuliffe Regional Charter, Framingham 64 137
163 Clarksburg Public Schools 22 137
163 Plympton Public Schools 38 137
166 Beverly Public Schools 315 136
166 Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 251 136
166 Dudley-Charlton Regional 365 136
166 Edgartown Public Schools 42 136
166 Petersham Public Schools 14 136
166 Seekonk Public Schools 181 136
166 Sturbridge Public Schools 123 136
166 West Boylston Public Schools 68 136
174 Berkshire Hills Regional, Stockbridge 84 135
174 East Longmeadow Public Schools 235 135
174 Milford Public Schools 328 135
177 Attleboro Public Schools 475 134
177 Belchertown Public Schools 198 134
177 Mohawk Trail Regional, Shelburne Falls 96 134
177 Roxbury Preparatory Charter 99 134
177 Whitman-Hanson Regional, Whitman 359 134
182 Ayer Public Schools 91 133
182 Hill View Montessori Charter, Haverhill 33 133
182 Mashpee Public Schools 126 133
182 Tewksbury Public Schools 377 133
186 Blackstone-Millville Regional 168 132
186 Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 472 132
188 Foxborough Regional Charter 111 131
188 Freetown-Lakeville Regional 296 131
188 Hudson Public Schools 239 131
188 Somerset Public Schools 203 131
188 Waltham Public Schools 332 131
193 Bourne Public Schools 205 130
193 Holland Public Schools 34 130
193 Woburn Public Schools 371 130
196 Agawam Public Schools 347 129
196 Georgetown Public Schools 128 129
196 Plymouth Public Schools 622 129
199 Danvers Public Schools 291 128
199 Quincy Public Schools 606 128
201 Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 198 127
201 Brookfield Public Schools 38 127
201 Carver Public Schools 142 127
201 Leicester Public Schools 135 127
201 Norton Public Schools 248 127
201 Saugus Public Schools 229 127
207 Hatfield Public Schools 38 126
207 Weymouth Public Schools 533 126
209 Boston Renaissance Charter 61 125
209 Dracut Public Schools 342 125
209 Ludlow Public Schools 222 125
209 MATCH Charter, Boston 87 125
209 Peabody Public Schools 471 125
209 Prospect Hill Academy Charter, Somerville 74 125
209 Tyngsborough Public Schools 175 125
216 Bellingham Public Schools 209 124
216 Deerfield Public Schools 68 124
216 Farmington River Regional, Otis 17 124
216 Harwich Public Schools 100 124
216 Hull Public Schools 96 124
216 Neighborhood House Charter, Dorchester 40 124
216 Palmer Public Schools 147 124
216 Shirley Public Schools 49 124
216 Winthrop Public Schools 172 124
225 Millbury Public Schools 131 123
225 Millis Public Schools 114 123
225 West Springfield Public Schools 296 123
225 Westport Community Public Schools 150 123
229 Malden Public Schools 489 122
229 Narragansett Regional, Baldwinville 141 122
231 Hawlemont Regional, Shelburne Falls 18 121
231 Nantucket Public Schools 89 121
231 Pittsfield Public Schools 407 121
231 Taunton Public Schools 633 121
235 Berkley Public Schools 108 120
235 North Brookfield Public Schools 41 120
235 Quabbin Regional, Barre 243 120
235 Southampton Public Schools 78 120
239 Fairhaven Public Schools 168 119
239 Framingham Public Schools 571 119
239 Spencer-East Brookfield Regional 164 119
242 Amesbury Public Schools 200 118
242 Douglas Public Schools 127 118
242 Global Learning Charter, New Bedford 87 118
242 Robert M. Hughes Academy Charter, Springfield 22 118
246 Benjamin Banneker Charter, Cambridge 23 117
246 South Hadley Public Schools 165 117
246 Wales Public Schools 18 117
249 Marlborough Public Schools 300 116
249 Northampton Public Schools 191 116
249 Orange Public Schools 128 116
249 Quaboag Regional, Warre 114 116
249 Stoneham Public Schools 194 116
254 Berkshire Arts & Technology Charter, Adams 39 115
254 Middleborough Public Schools 316 115
254 Northbridge Public Schools 197 115
257 South Shore Charter, Hull 43 114
258 Central Berkshire Regional, Dalton 150 113
258 Erving Public Schools 22 113
258 Maynard Public Schools 93 113
258 Medford Public Schools 368 113
258 Richmond Public Schools 22 113
263 Leominster Public Schools 486 112
263 Wareham Public Schools 250 112
265 Athol-Royalston Regional 148 111
265 Clinton Public Schools 148 111
267 Methuen Public Schools 607 110
267 Westfield Public Schools 408 110
269 Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 266 109
270 Cambridge Public Schools 394 108
270 Lee Public Schools 59 108
272 Hampden Charter School of Science, Chicopee 47 106
272 Ware Public Schools 100 106
274 Everett Public Schools 404 104
274 Gardner Public Schools 209 104
274 Worcester Public Schools 1,556 104
277 Revere Public Schools 481 103
278 Easthampton Public Schools 126 102
279 Atlantis Charter, Fall River 95 100
279 Gateway Regional, Huntington 93 100
279 Gloucester Public Schools 253 100
279 Monson Public Schools 130 100
279 Salem Public Schools 318 100
284 Chicopee Public Schools 574 98
285 North Adams Public Schools 115 97
286 Haverhill Public Schools 600 96
287 Fitchburg Public Schools 402 94
288 Adams-Cheshire Regional 118 93
288 Lowell Community Charter 65 93
288 New Bedford Public Schools 943 93
288 Somerville Public Schools 317 93
288 Webster Public Schools 145 93
293 Randolph Public Schools 250 91
294 Lowell Public Schools 1,015 89
294 Westhampton Public Schools 18 89
296 Fall River Public Schools 780 88
297 Brockton Public Schools 1,190 86
297 Rockland Public Schools 188 86
299 Chelsea Public Schools 404 85
299 Greenfield Public Schools 124 85
301 Southbridge Public Schools 192 84
301 Winchendon Public Schools 135 84
303 Abby Kelley Foster Charter, Worcester 130 82
303 Boston Public Schools 3,591 82
303 Gill-Montague Regional 73 82
306 Lynn Public Schools 958 81
307 Holyoke Community Charter 84 80
308 Seven Hills Charter, Worcester 71 75
309 Lawrence Public Schools 882 71
310 New Leadership Academy Charter, Springfield 82 60
311 Holyoke Public Schools 406 55
312 Smith Leadership Academy Charter, Boston 53 53
312 Springfield Public Schools 1,747 53