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Newton Public Schools

These results for Newton Public Schools, released in September 2012, are for the MCAS exams taken in the spring of 2012. Source: Massachusetts Department of Education.

DISTRICT SUMMARY

3rd Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 29 51 17 3 921
  State 15 46 30 9 70,709
Mathematics District 47 31 17 6 921
  State 27 34 25 14 70,763

4th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 28 47 19 6 1,029
  State 13 44 30 14 70,264
Mathematics District 35 39 20 6 1,031
  State 16 35 36 12 70,425

5th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 39 45 13 4 928
  State 17 44 28 11 71,423
Mathematics District 55 27 11 7 934
  State 25 32 26 17 71,484
Science & Tech District 37 34 23 6 933
  State 22 30 34 14 71,373

6th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 42 44 9 4 929
  State 18 48 22 11 71,589
Mathematics District 54 29 11 6 933
  State 27 33 24 16 71,640

7th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 32 57 9 2 877
  State 15 56 21 7 71,749
Mathematics District 48 31 14 7 877
  State 20 31 30 18 71,952

8th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 36 57 5 2 870
  State 18 63 14 6 72,756
Mathematics District 52 28 13 7 875
  State 22 30 28 19 72,705
Science & Tech District 11 52 28 9 869
  State 5 38 38 20 72,535

10th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 61 35 3 1 908
  State 37 51 9 3 69,059
Mathematics District 77 17 4 2 904
  State 50 28 15 7 69,015
Science & Tech District 54 33 10 3 861
  State 24 45 25 6 67,556

All grades combined

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 38 48 11 3 6,462
  State 19 50 22 9 497,549
Mathematics District 52 29 13 6 6,475
  State 27 32 26 15 497,984
Science & Tech District 34 40 20 6 2,663
  State 17 37 32 13 211,464

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.

A. E. Angier School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 33 50 16 2 64 104 of 955
3rd Math 42 36 14 8 64 171 of 955
4th English 17 57 23 3 70 181 of 936
4th Math 36 37 21 6 70 132 of 936
5th English 41 41 14 5 64 110 of 881
5th Math 63 22 8 8 64 55 of 881
5th Science 55 30 13 3 64 39 of 881
All grades English 30 49 18 3 198 --
All grades Math 46 32 15 7 198 --

Bowen School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 35 54 11 0 72 30 of 955
3rd Math 61 28 8 3 71 31 of 955
4th English 29 43 22 6 83 221 of 936
4th Math 37 40 17 6 83 91 of 936
5th English 46 41 9 4 74 39 of 881
5th Math 53 25 13 8 75 139 of 881
5th Science 41 32 23 4 75 168 of 881
All grades English 36 46 14 3 229 --
All grades Math 50 31 13 6 229 --

C. C. Burr School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 44 47 9 0 64 13 of 955
3rd Math 64 23 9 3 64 53 of 955
4th English 35 46 19 0 69 87 of 936
4th Math 36 43 20 0 69 73 of 936
5th English 50 36 13 1 70 47 of 881
5th Math 57 31 10 1 70 27 of 881
5th Science 40 24 30 6 70 290 of 881
All grades English 43 43 14 0 203 --
All grades Math 52 33 13 1 203 --

Cabot School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 21 60 15 4 73 134 of 955
3rd Math 32 29 30 10 73 509 of 955
4th English 7 65 26 1 68 221 of 936
4th Math 26 49 22 3 69 108 of 936
5th English 35 45 15 5 74 135 of 881
5th Math 44 31 16 9 75 179 of 881
5th Science 32 39 23 7 75 199 of 881
All grades English 21 56 19 4 215 --
All grades Math 34 36 23 7 217 --

Countryside School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 19 51 26 4 78 353 of 955
3rd Math 32 40 23 5 78 286 of 955
4th English 26 45 16 13 87 235 of 936
4th Math 40 31 18 10 87 151 of 936
5th English 32 50 10 8 72 110 of 881
5th Math 45 32 15 8 73 151 of 881
5th Science 30 40 23 7 73 211 of 881
All grades English 26 49 17 8 237 --
All grades Math 39 34 19 8 238 --

Franklin School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 31 35 27 6 62 441 of 955
3rd Math 42 23 24 11 62 432 of 955
4th English 30 43 22 4 76 202 of 936
4th Math 28 34 26 12 76 274 of 936
5th English 24 59 13 4 70 95 of 881
5th Math 56 21 19 4 70 151 of 881
5th Science 21 44 27 7 70 276 of 881
All grades English 28 46 21 5 208 --
All grades Math 41 26 23 9 208 --

Lincoln-Eliot School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 15 58 25 3 40 295 of 955
3rd Math 35 38 25 3 40 270 of 955
4th English 19 40 33 7 57 465 of 936
4th Math 21 34 34 11 56 405 of 936
5th English 43 40 15 2 47 95 of 881
5th Math 38 34 23 4 47 217 of 881
5th Science 19 34 34 13 47 454 of 881
All grades English 26 45 25 4 144 --
All grades Math 31 35 28 6 143 --

Horace Mann School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 28 57 11 5 65 71 of 955
3rd Math 45 38 12 5 65 105 of 955
4th English 50 37 6 8 52 39 of 936
4th Math 50 40 8 2 52 7 of 936
5th English 36 47 14 3 59 95 of 881
5th Math 60 33 3 3 60 4 of 881
5th Science 33 35 28 3 60 233 of 881
All grades English 37 48 10 5 176 --
All grades Math 51 37 8 3 177 --

Mason-Rice School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 47 40 12 1 73 42 of 955
3rd Math 63 26 10 1 73 31 of 955
4th English 25 59 14 1 79 60 of 936
4th Math 34 49 14 4 80 41 of 936
5th English 48 41 10 1 69 29 of 881
5th Math 61 30 7 1 69 12 of 881
5th Science 49 38 12 1 69 28 of 881
All grades English 39 47 12 1 221 --
All grades Math 52 36 10 2 222 --

Peirce School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 43 43 11 2 46 52 of 955
3rd Math 51 26 17 6 47 192 of 955
4th English 48 37 9 6 65 52 of 936
4th Math 51 25 17 8 65 100 of 936
5th English 63 33 0 4 49 2 of 881
5th Math 73 12 6 8 49 55 of 881
5th Science 61 20 14 4 49 74 of 881
All grades English 51 38 7 4 160 --
All grades Math 58 21 14 7 161 --

Memorial Spaulding School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 14 50 30 6 70 482 of 955
3rd Math 36 27 29 9 70 470 of 955
4th English 15 46 31 8 80 428 of 936
4th Math 24 49 28 0 80 132 of 936
5th English 21 53 22 4 85 234 of 881
5th Math 51 28 8 13 85 126 of 881
5th Science 33 39 18 10 84 182 of 881
All grades English 17 50 28 6 235 --
All grades Math 37 35 21 7 235 --

Underwood School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 37 39 17 7 46 237 of 955
3rd Math 46 37 13 4 46 105 of 955
4th English 41 45 10 4 49 49 of 936
4th Math 43 43 12 2 49 24 of 936
5th English 53 40 2 5 43 9 of 881
5th Math 58 26 14 2 43 64 of 881
5th Science 42 37 14 7 43 102 of 881
All grades English 43 41 10 5 138 --
All grades Math 49 36 13 3 138 --

John Ward School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 36 51 13 0 47 42 of 955
3rd Math 67 30 2 0 46 3 of 955
4th English 47 44 5 4 57 16 of 936
4th Math 58 32 7 4 57 7 of 936
5th English 44 50 3 3 32 4 of 881
5th Math 78 13 6 3 32 12 of 881
5th Science 59 34 3 3 32 6 of 881
All grades English 43 48 7 2 136 --
All grades Math 66 27 5 2 135 --

Williams School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 11 57 23 9 47 407 of 955
3rd Math 43 36 11 11 47 156 of 955
4th English 26 57 15 2 46 67 of 936
4th Math 24 50 22 4 46 124 of 936
5th English 37 43 20 0 49 135 of 881
5th Math 60 24 10 6 50 64 of 881
5th Science 22 34 38 6 50 395 of 881
All grades English 25 52 20 4 142 --
All grades Math 43 36 14 7 143 --

Zervas School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 23 62 13 2 53 71 of 955
3rd Math 51 38 8 4 53 31 of 955
4th English 27 46 20 7 59 202 of 936
4th Math 29 44 20 7 59 132 of 936
5th English 31 50 14 5 58 122 of 881
5th Math 54 32 7 7 59 43 of 881
5th Science 36 19 39 7 59 410 of 881
All grades English 27 52 16 5 170 --
All grades Math 44 38 12 6 171 --

Bigelow Middle School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 43 48 6 4 185 34 of 555
6th Math 61 25 11 3 186 34 of 555
7th English 31 57 10 2 163 89 of 473
7th Math 48 33 12 8 163 23 of 473
8th English 34 59 5 2 170 82 of 470
8th Math 56 27 11 6 171 20 of 471
8th Science 8 54 31 7 167 75 of 471
All grades English 36 54 7 3 518 --
All grades Math 55 28 11 5 520 --

Charles E. Brown Middle School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 45 44 7 5 229 51 of 555
6th Math 55 32 7 5 230 31 of 555
7th English 34 59 6 1 217 30 of 473
7th Math 50 33 13 4 217 15 of 473
8th English 38 55 6 2 223 82 of 470
8th Math 55 25 13 7 225 31 of 471
8th Science 15 52 23 9 223 47 of 471
All grades English 39 52 6 3 669 --
All grades Math 53 30 11 5 672 --

F. A. Day Middle School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 40 44 10 5 297 114 of 555
6th Math 48 31 13 8 298 101 of 555
7th English 30 62 6 1 270 40 of 473
7th Math 49 31 15 4 270 29 of 473
8th English 40 56 3 1 260 27 of 470
8th Math 52 30 13 5 261 24 of 471
8th Science 10 52 30 7 261 75 of 471
All grades English 37 54 7 3 827 --
All grades Math 50 31 14 6 829 --

Oak Hill Middle School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 44 43 12 2 199 76 of 555
6th Math 59 26 10 5 199 46 of 555
7th English 35 48 16 2 204 143 of 473
7th Math 47 31 14 8 204 39 of 473
8th English 29 62 7 2 195 115 of 470
8th Math 49 30 13 7 195 39 of 471
8th Science 9 52 30 9 195 82 of 471
All grades English 36 51 12 2 598 --
All grades Math 52 29 12 7 598 --

Newton North High School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 66 31 2 0 466 74 of 348
10th Math 78 17 4 1 468 35 of 348
10th Science 56 33 10 2 448 52 of 341
All grades English 66 31 2 0 466 --
All grades Math 78 17 4 1 468 --

Newton South High School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 58 39 3 0 419 74 of 348
10th Math 78 16 5 1 413 44 of 348
10th Science 54 34 9 4 394 60 of 341
All grades English 58 39 3 0 419 --
All grades Math 78 16 5 1 413 --

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