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Top-achieving 8th grades by school

This chart show how individual schools performed overall on the 8th-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, Math, and Science. 300 is the highest possible score.

2010
rank
School name Number
tested
Combined
score
1 Blanchard Middle School, Westford 204 273
2 Edward Brooke Charter School 24 260
2 Heath, Brookline 34 260
2 Hilltown Cooperative Charter School 15 260
5 West Tisbury Elementary, Up-Island Regional 42 259
5 Williams Middle School, Longmeadow 126 259
7 Excel Academy Charter School 50 258
8 Wayland Middle School, Wayland 205 257
9 William Diamond Middle School, Lexington 236 255
9 Winthrop L. Chenery Middle School, Belmont 287 255
11 Bromfield, Harvard 98 254
11 Pierce, Brookline 61 254
13 Dover-Sherborn Regional Middle School 164 253
13 McCall Middle School, Winchester 306 253
15 Community Day Charter School 35 252
15 Jonas Clarke Middle School, Lexington 258 252
15 Raymond J. Grey Regional Jr. High, Acton-Boxborough Regional 497 252
18 Advanced Math and Science Academy 143 250
19 Ephraim Curtis Middle School, Sudbury 365 249
19 Stony Brook School, Westford 208 249
21 Masconomet Regional Middle School 386 248
22 Carlisle School, Carlisle 85 247
22 Thomas Blake Middle School, Medfield 255 247
22 Weston Middle School 225 247
25 Edward Devotion, Brookline 66 246
26 Doherty Middle School, Andover 172 244
27 Concord Middle School 214 243
28 Charles E. Brown Middle School, Newton 219 242
28 Glenbrook Middle School, Longmeadow 104 242
28 Thomas Prince School, Wachusett Regional 47 242
31 Hale Middle School, Nashoba Regional 85 241
32 Andover West Middle School, Andover 175 240
32 Florence Sawyer School, Nashoba Regional 78 240
32 Groton-Dunstable Regional Middle School 226 240
32 Lincoln School, Lincoln 68 240
32 Pollard Middle School, Needham 350 240
37 Cohasset Middle/High School 106 239
37 Paxton Center School, Wachusett Regional 60 239
39 Hopkinton Middle School, Hopkinton 290 238
39 Manchester Essex Regional Middle School 107 238
41 Norwell Middle School, Norwell 171 237
42 Ipswich Middle School 181 236
42 Marblehead Veterans Middle School 250 236
42 Sarah W. Gibbons Middle School, Westborough 291 236
45 Bigelow Middle School, Newton 163 235
45 Hingham Middle School 284 235
47 Arthur W. Coolidge Middle School, Reading 148 234
47 Miles River Middle School, Hamilton-Wenham Regional 171 234
47 Sharon Middle School, Sharon 282 234
47 Wilson Middle School, Natick 192 234
51 Oak Hill Middle School, Newton 174 233
51 River Valley Charter School 31 233
53 Easton Middle School, Easton 321 232
53 Graham and Parks School, Cambridge 41 232
53 Ottoson Middle School, Arlington 326 232
53 Robert E. Melican Middle School, Northborough 221 232
57 Chocksett Middle School, Wachusett Regional 97 231
57 Edith C. Baker, Brookline 61 231
59 F. A. Day Middle School, Newton 267 230
59 John F. Kennedy Middle School, Natick 136 230
59 John Glenn Middle School, Bedford 180 230
59 Oak Middle School, Shrewsbury 433 230
63 Rising Tide Charter School 61 229
63 South Middle School, Braintree 163 229
65 Oak Bluffs Elementary, Oak Bluffs 44 228
66 E. W. Thurston Middle School, Westwood 211 225
66 Horace Mann School, Franklin 167 225
66 Nauset Regional Middle School, Nauset Regional 186 225
66 Sutton Middle School 130 225
66 William H. Galvin Middle School, Canton 215 225
71 Boston Latin, Boston 401 224
71 Grafton Middle School 223 224
71 Luther Burbank Middle School, Nashoba Regional 79 224
71 Pentucket Regional Middle School 257 224
71 Tisbury Elementary, Tisbury 25 224
76 Rockport Middle School, Rockport 76 223
76 Rupert A. Nock Middle School, Newburyport 150 223
76 West Bridgewater Jr.-Sr. High School 116 223
79 Lynnfield Middle School, Lynnfield 171 222
79 Wood Hill Middle School, Andover 135 222
81 Medway Middle School 202 221
81 Robert H. Adams Middle School, Holliston 208 221
81 Walter S. Parker Middle School, Reading 193 221
84 Duxbury Middle School 228 220
85 William H. Lincoln, Brookline 42 219
86 Col. Moses Parker School, Chelmsford 174 218
86 Swampscott Middle School 185 218
88 Old Rochester Regional Jr. High School 205 217
88 Wellesley Middle School 377 217
90 Gates Intermediate School, Scituate 213 216
90 McCarthy Middle School, Chelmsford 217 216
90 Mountview Middle School, Wachusett Regional 235 216
90 Remington Middle School, Franklin 175 216
94 Amherst Regional Middle School, Amherst-Pelham Regional 229 215
94 Ben Franklin Classical Charter School 43 215
94 Lawrence, Brookline 41 215
94 Wilbraham Middle School, Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 224 215
98 Roxbury Preparatory Charter School 56 214
99 Chatham Middle School 53 213
100 Francis W. Parker Charter Essential School 72 212
100 John J. Ahern School, Foxborough 210 212
100 Plymouth South Middle School, Plymouth 174 212
100 Thornton Burgess School, Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 76 212
104 P. Brent Trottier School, Southborough 175 211
104 Tahanto Regional High School, Berlin-Boylston Regional 83 211
106 Annie Sullivan Middle School, Franklin 155 209
106 Central Middle School, Quincy 184 209
106 Henry T. Wing School, Sandwich 79 209
109 Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School 76 208
109 Charles S. Pierce Middle School, Milton 268 208
109 Eleanor N. Johnson Middle School, Walpole 132 208
112 Hanson Middle School, Whitman-Hanson Regional 161 207
112 Powder Mill School, Southwick-Tolland Regional 139 207
114 Central Tree Middle School, Wachusett Regional 122 206
114 Miscoe Hill Elementary, Mendon-Upton Regional 232 206
116 Overlook Middle School, Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 168 205
117 North Andover Middle School 348 204
118 Auburn Middle School, Auburn 192 203
118 East Middle School, Braintree 247 203
118 Hanscom Middle School, Lincoln 34 203
118 Hopkins Academy, Hadley 53 203
118 Joseph F. Plouffe Academy, Brockton 134 203
123 Furnace Brook Middle School, Marshfield 369 202
123 Galvin Middle School, Wakefield 234 202
123 Lenox Memorial High School 67 202
123 Marshall Simonds Middle School, Burlington 293 202
127 Bird Middle School, Walpole 148 201
127 Charlton Middle School, Dudley-Charlton Regional 193 201
127 Dartmouth Middle School, Dartmouth 374 201
127 Hanover Middle School 233 201
127 King Philip Regional Middle School 390 201
127 North Attleborough Middle School 387 201
133 Harold L. Qualters Middle School, Mansfield 402 200
133 Nissitissit Middle School, North Middlesex Regional 174 200
135 Ashland Middle School 203 199
135 John D. Runkle, Brookline 38 199
135 Pembroke Community Middle School, Pembroke 275 199
138 Granby Jr.-Sr. High School 88 198
138 O'Bryant School Math/Science, Boston 113 198
140 Carver Middle/High School 154 197
140 Cyrus Peirce School, Nantucket 85 197
140 Turkey Hill Middle School, Lunenburg 133 197
143 Gordon W. Mitchell, East Bridgewater 227 196
143 Walsh Middle School, Framingham 242 196
145 Edgartown Elementary, Edgartown 32 195
145 Mystic Valley Regional Charter School 101 195
145 Richmond Consolidated School, Richmond 22 195
145 Tyngsborough Middle School 165 195
149 Boston Collegiate Charter School 60 194
149 Christa McAuliffe Regional Charter School 76 194
149 Kipp Academy Lynn Charter School 70 194
149 Leicester Middle School 146 194
149 Milford Middle East, Milford 319 194
149 Oak Ridge School, Sandwich 125 194
155 Bourne Middle School, Bourne 186 193
155 Forestdale School, Sandwich 96 193
155 Freetown-Lakeville Middle School, Freetown-Lakeville Regional 286 193
155 Marblehead Community Charter School 45 193
155 North Reading Middle School, North Reading 230 193
160 Pioneer Charter School of Science 61 192
160 Silver Lake Regional Middle School 305 192
160 Wilmington Middle School, Wilmington 304 192
163 Quabbin Regional Middle School 240 191
163 West Boylston Jr.-Sr. High School 84 191
165 Stoneham Middle School 205 190
165 Tantasqua Regional Jr. High School 251 190
167 Boston Latin Academy, Boston 267 189
167 Plymouth Community Intermediate School, Plymouth 392 189
169 Atlantis Charter School 80 188
170 Barnstable High School 400 187
170 Marshall Middle School, Billerica 266 187
170 Prospect Hill Academy Charter School 75 187
170 Triton Regional Middle School 225 187
174 Birchland Park, East Longmeadow 204 186
174 Dighton Middle School, Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 95 186
174 Dorothy L. Beckwith School, Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 152 186
174 North Brookfield High School 49 186
178 Locke Middle School, Billerica 231 185
179 Linden School, Malden 86 184
179 Littleton Middle School, Littleton 116 184
181 Hopedale Jr.-Sr. High School 98 183
181 Maria L. Baldwin School, Cambridge 42 183
181 Michael E. Smith Middle School, South Hadley 163 183
184 Abigail Adams Middle School, Weymouth 192 182
184 Amesbury Middle School 191 182
184 Dr. Kevin M. Hurley Middle School, Seekonk 197 182
184 Hudson High School 239 182
184 Northbridge Middle School 191 182
184 Westport Middle School, Westport 174 182
190 Boston Preparatory Charter School 71 181
190 Hoosac Valley High School, Adams-Cheshire Regional 127 181
190 Somerset Middle School, Somerset 215 181
193 O'Donnell Middle School, Stoughton 254 180
194 Clarksburg Elementary, Clarksburg 14 179
194 Norton Middle School, Norton 243 179
194 South Shore Charter School 42 179
197 Innovation Academy Charter School 99 178
197 Monument Valley Regional Middle School, Berkshire Hills Regional 99 178
197 Mt. Greylock Regional High School 121 178
197 Narragansett Middle School, Narragansett Regional 144 178
201 Bellingham Memorial Middle School, Bellingham 186 177
201 Briscoe Middle School, Beverly 317 177
201 Hampshire Regional High School 157 177
201 Holten Richmond Middle School, Danvers 283 177
201 John F. Kennedy Middle School, Northampton 184 177
201 Memorial Middle School, Hull 84 177
207 Albert F. Ford Middle School, Acushnet 118 176
207 Cameron Middle School, Framingham 175 176
207 Hawthorne Brook, North Middlesex Regional 163 176
207 John F. Kennedy Middle School, Waltham 151 176
211 Atlantic Middle School, Quincy 145 175
211 Berkley Middle School, Berkley 91 175
211 Frontier Regional, Frontier Regional 136 175
211 Melrose Middle School 302 175
215 Harwich Middle School 95 174
215 John F. Kennedy Middle School, Woburn 154 174
217 Cyril K. Brennan Middle School, Attleboro 143 173
217 J. Henry Higgins Middle School, Peabody 510 173
217 John G. Whittier, Haverhill 117 173
220 Dedham Middle School 238 172
220 Four Rivers Charter School 35 172
220 Fowler Middle School, Maynard 94 172
220 Foxborough Regional Charter School 98 172
220 Joseph H. Martin School, Taunton 189 172
220 Martha's Vineyard Charter School 18 172
220 Neighborhood House Charter School 33 172
220 Raynham Middle School, Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 177 172
220 Saltonstall School, Salem 33 172
229 Avon Middle High School 65 171
229 Dr. Philip O. Coakley Middle School, Norwood 278 171
229 Georgetown Middle/High School 132 171
229 N. H. Wixon Middle School, Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 70 171
229 Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter School 67 171
234 Kennedy-Longfellow School, Cambridge 40 170
234 Mt. Everett Regional, Southern Berkshire Regional 61 170
234 Rumney Marsh Academy, Revere 151 170
237 Ayer Middle School, Ayer 64 169
237 Comprehensive Grammar School, Methuen 149 169
237 Robert J. Coelho Middle School, Attleboro 163 169
240 Jabish Middle School, Belchertown 227 168
240 Ware Jr.-Sr. High School 99 168
240 Whitman Middle School, Whitman-Hanson Regional 203 168
243 Dudley Middle School, Dudley-Charlton Regional 136 166
243 John W. Wynn Middle School, Tewksbury 359 166
243 Millbury Jr./Sr. High School 129 166
246 Joseph Case Jr. High School, Swansea 168 165
246 King Open School, Cambridge 46 165
246 West Springfield Middle School 277 165
249 Cambridgeport School, Cambridge 22 164
249 John W. McDevitt Middle School, Waltham 182 164
251 Bridgewater Middle School 289 163
251 Caleb Dustin Hunking, Haverhill 171 163
251 Marsh Grammar School, Methuen 155 163
251 Smith Academy, Hatfield 33 163
255 North Middle School, Westfield 293 162
255 Salem Academy Charter School 60 162
257 Agawam Jr. High School 355 161
257 John J. McGlynn Middle School, Medford 198 161
257 Maria Weston Chapman Middle School, Weymouth 294 161
257 Theodore Herberg Middle School, Pittsfield 236 161
261 Abby Kelley Foster Charter School 116 160
261 Amigos School, Cambridge 20 160
261 Benjamin Friedman Middle School, Taunton 214 160
261 Lawrence, Falmouth 259 160
261 Michael Driscoll, Brookline 37 160
266 Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter School 64 159
266 Daniel L. Joyce Middle School, Woburn 160 159
266 Nessacus Regional Middle School, Central Berkshire Regional 160 159
266 Wamsutta Middle School, Attleboro 149 159
270 Garfield Middle School, Revere 135 158
270 John T. Reid Middle School, Pittsfield 224 158
272 Douglas High School 155 157
272 Ferryway School, Malden 103 157
272 Millis Middle School, Millis 124 157
275 Frolio Middle School, Abington 182 156
275 Sky View Middle School, Leominster 267 156
277 Albert F. Argenziano School at Lincoln Park, Somerville 27 155
277 Joyce Kilmer School, Boston 20 155
277 Mashpee Middle School 126 155
277 Morse School, Cambridge 28 155
281 Beebe School, Malden 96 154
281 Granite Valley Middle School, Monson 96 154
281 Joseph G. Pyne School, Lowell 56 154
281 Watertown Middle School, Watertown 192 154
281 Whitin Middle School, Uxbridge 156 154
286 Marlborough High School 325 153
286 Mattacheese Middle School, Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 183 153
286 North Central Charter Essential School 75 153
286 Oxford Middle School, Oxford 157 153
286 Quaboag Regional High School 96 153
286 Samoset School, Leominster 183 153
292 Clinton Middle School, Clinton 126 152
292 Edgar B. Davis, Brockton 92 152
292 Lawrence Family Development Charter School 46 152
292 University Park Campus School, Worcester 42 152
296 Forestdale School, Malden 49 150
297 Sabis International Charter School 123 149
297 Shirley Middle School, Shirley 55 149
299 Fairview Middle School, Chicopee 210 148
299 Frederick W. Hartnett Middle School, Blackstone-Millville Regional 192 148
301 Forest Grove Middle School, Worcester 394 147
301 Gardner Middle School, Gardner 183 147
301 Great Falls Middle School, Gill-Montague Regional 73 147
301 Peabody School, Cambridge 58 147
301 Ralph B. O'Maley Middle School, Gloucester 256 147
301 Susan B. Anthony Middle School, Revere 133 147
307 John T. Nichols Middle School, Middleborough 278 146
308 John W. Rogers Middle School, Rockland 187 145
308 Madeleine Dugger Andrews, Medford 164 145
308 White Brook Middle School, Easthampton 122 145
311 Burncoat Middle School, Worcester 278 144
312 Reay E. Sterling Middle School, Quincy 78 143
312 South Middle School, Westfield 219 143
314 James S. Daley Middle School, Lowell 163 142
314 Mohawk Trail Regional High School 103 142
314 Pioneer Valley Regional 99 142
317 Community Charter School of Cambridge 40 141
317 Lt. Clayre Sullivan Elementary, Holyoke 64 141
317 Murdock Middle/High School, Winchendon 121 141
317 Point Webster Middle School, Quincy 72 141
317 Randolph Community Middle School, Randolph 241 141
322 Broad Meadows Middle School, Quincy 119 139
322 Clarence R. Edwards Middle School, Boston 90 139
322 Global Learning Charter School 59 139
322 Hastings Middle School, Fairhaven 168 139
322 Knox Trail Jr. High School, Spencer-East Brookfield Regional 154 139
322 Matthew J. Kuss Middle School, Fall River 153 139
328 Lee High School 74 138
328 Robert M. Hughes Academy Charter School 16 138
330 Dr. An Wang School, Lowell 156 137
331 Athol-Royalston Middle School 117 136
331 Clark Avenue School, Chelsea 123 136
331 Gateway Regional Junior High School 104 136
331 James Sullivan Middle School, Lowell 156 136
331 John F. Kennedy School, Somerville 71 136
331 Winthrop Middle School, Winthrop 152 136
337 Abbott Memorial School, Florida 14 135
337 Palmer High School 161 135
339 Lakeview Junior High, Dracut 383 133
340 Consentino, Haverhill 169 132
341 Henry Lord Middle School, Fall River 164 131
342 Lyndon School, Boston 29 130
343 Wareham Middle School, Wareham 240 129
344 Berkshire Arts & Technology Charter School 44 128
344 Fitchburg Arts Academy, Fitchburg 25 128
344 Ralph C. Mahar Regional High School 148 128
344 West Somerville Neighborhood School, Somerville 31 128
348 Belmonte Saugus Middle School, Saugus 224 127
348 East Somerville Community School, Somerville 58 127
348 Pickering Middle School, Lynn 210 127
348 Sumner G. Whittier School, Everett 48 127
352 Fuller Middle School, Framingham 147 126
352 Holbrook Jr. Sr. High School 92 126
354 Paul R. Baird Middle School, Ludlow 261 125
354 Warren-Prescott School, Boston 34 125
356 Fletcher/Maynard Academy, Cambridge 17 124
357 North Middle School, Brockton 251 123
358 Morton Middle School, Fall River 195 122
358 Tenney Grammar School, Methuen 132 122
360 Federal Street School, Salem 43 120
361 Granville Village, Granville 21 119
362 Lafayette School, Everett 100 117
362 Mary E. Wells Jr. High School, Southbridge 158 117
364 Bellamy Middle School, Chicopee 282 116
364 Eugene Wright Elementary, Chelsea 109 116
364 Frost Middle School, Lawrence 103 116
364 George Keverian School, Everett 88 116
364 South Middle School, Brockton 171 116
364 Worcester East Middle School, Worcester 250 116
370 Henry K. Oliver, Lawrence 57 115
370 Seven Hills Charter School 62 115
372 Bartlett Community Partnership, Lowell 50 114
372 John F. Parker Middle School, Taunton 104 114
372 Madeline English School, Everett 66 114
372 Salemwood School, Malden 118 114
376 Donald P. Timony Grammar, Methuen 165 113
376 Rafael Hernandez, Boston 23 113
376 The Springfield Renaissance School, Springfield 99 113
379 B.F.Butler Middle School, Lowell 130 112
379 Collins Middle School, Salem 197 112
379 Edmond P. Talbot Middle School, Fall River 161 112
379 Greenfield High School 105 112
379 John M. Tobin School, Cambridge 26 112
384 Memorial Intermediate, Fitchburg 149 111
385 Emily G. Wetherbee, Lawrence 70 110
386 Breed Middle School, Lynn 390 109
386 Hampden Charter School of Science 47 109
388 Alfred G. Zanetti School, Springfield 14 107
388 Martin Luther King Jr. School, Cambridge 18 107
388 Maurice J. Tobin School, Boston 28 107
391 Holyoke Community Charter School 43 106
392 West Middle School, Brockton 234 105
393 Arthur D. Healey School, Somerville 44 102
393 Donald McKay School, Boston 59 102
393 James L. Mulcahey School, Taunton 119 102
396 Eliot Elementary School, Boston 16 100
397 Normandin Middle School, New Bedford 303 99
397 Thurgood Marshall Middle School, Lynn 250 99
399 Bartlett Jr.-Sr. High School, Webster 147 98
399 Kathryn P. Stoklosa Middle School, Lowell 176 98
399 Lowell Community Charter School 56 98
402 Dr. Paul Nettle, Haverhill 117 97
403 New Leadership Charter School 78 96
404 James P. Timilty Middle School, Boston 189 95
404 Maurice A. Donahue Elementary, Holyoke 70 95
406 Sarah Greenwood School, Boston 16 94
406 Sullivan Middle School, Worcester 368 94
408 Forest Park Middle School, Springfield 231 93
409 William B. Rogers Middle School, Boston 168 92
410 Parthum Middle School, Lawrence 124 90
410 Smith Leadership Academy Charter School 65 90
412 Arthur M. Longsjo Middle School, Fitchburg 151 89
412 Lt. Elmer J. McMahon Elementary, Holyoke 52 89
414 Alexander B. Bruce, Lawrence 73 88
414 Drury High School, North Adams 107 88
414 Richard J. Murphy School, Boston 56 88
417 Parlin School, Everett 75 87
418 John W. McCormack School, Boston 185 86
418 Oliver Hazard Perry School, Boston 23 86
418 Roosevelt Middle School, New Bedford 239 86
421 Claremont Academy, Worcester 72 85
422 Chestnut Street Middle School, Springfield 310 84
422 Edison K-8 School, Boston 108 84
422 Joseph A. Browne Elementary, Chelsea 122 84
425 Keith Middle School, New Bedford 328 82
425 King K-8 School, Boston 63 82
427 Young Achievers, Boston 102 80
428 John J. Duggan Middle School, Springfield 120 78
428 Washington Irving Middle School, Boston 179 78
430 Provincetown High School 13 77
430 School for Exceptional Studies, Lawrence 19 77
432 Quincy Upper School, Boston 59 76
433 Mario Umana Middle School Academy, Boston 165 75
434 Mission Hill School, Boston 14 74
434 Winter Hill Community, Somerville 56 74
436 East Middle School, Brockton 247 73
437 Henry J. Robinson Middle School, Lowell 182 71
438 Arlington Middle School, Lawrence 109 69
438 Higginson/Lewis K-8 School, Boston 52 69
440 Van Sickle Middle School, Springfield 267 68
441 John F. Kennedy Middle School, Springfield 195 67
442 M. Marcus Kiley Middle School, Springfield 242 64
443 E. N. White Elementary, Holyoke 52 60
443 James F. Leonard, Lawrence 124 60
445 Curley K-8 School, Boston 98 59
445 Lilla G. Frederick Middle School, Boston 208 59
445 TechBoston Lower Academy, Boston 109 59
448 Harbor School, Boston 88 58
449 Patrick F. Gavin Middle School, Boston 144 57
450 South Lawrence East Middle School, Lawrence 124 56
451 Guilmette Middle School, Lawrence 116 55
452 Mildred Avenue K-8 School, Boston 179 52
453 Dearborn School, Boston 115 51
453 Kelly Elementary, Holyoke 56 51
455 William R. Peck School, Holyoke 68 50
456 William McKinley School, Boston 33 48
457 Jackson Mann School, Boston 52 46
457 Orchard Gardens School, Boston 79 46
459 Morgan Elementary, Holyoke 48 41
460 Springfield Academy for Excellence, Springfield 27 19
461 Horace Mann School for the Deaf, Boston 14 14
462 Center for Excellence, Holyoke 12 8
463 Ashfield Middle School, Brockton 25 4