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Acton Public Schools

These results for Acton 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 24 56 19 1 353
  State 15 46 30 9 70,709
Mathematics District 46 36 14 4 354
  State 27 34 25 14 70,763

4th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 16 58 20 6 356
  State 13 44 30 14 70,264
Mathematics District 29 43 23 5 356
  State 16 35 36 12 70,425

5th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 22 60 14 3 387
  State 17 44 28 11 71,423
Mathematics District 52 30 13 5 387
  State 25 32 26 17 71,484
Science & Tech District 39 37 21 3 387
  State 22 30 34 14 71,373

6th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 35 53 10 2 373
  State 18 48 22 11 71,589
Mathematics District 60 30 7 3 374
  State 27 33 24 16 71,640

All grades combined

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 24 57 16 3 1,469
  State 19 50 22 9 497,549
Mathematics District 47 35 14 4 1,471
  State 27 32 26 15 497,984
Science & Tech District 39 37 21 3 387
  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.

Merriam School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 25 56 19 0 68 134 of 955
3rd Math 49 35 13 3 68 89 of 955
4th English 15 59 21 5 73 181 of 936
4th Math 37 42 16 4 73 73 of 936
5th English 16 64 17 3 75 135 of 881
5th Math 51 37 7 5 75 27 of 881
5th Science 33 37 24 5 75 211 of 881
6th English 38 50 11 1 72 61 of 555
6th Math 68 22 4 6 72 12 of 555
All grades English 23 57 17 2 288 --
All grades Math 51 34 10 5 288 --

McCarthy-Towne School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 26 56 18 0 68 118 of 955
3rd Math 33 40 24 3 70 270 of 955
4th English 14 57 23 6 65 235 of 936
4th Math 18 32 43 6 65 497 of 936
5th English 16 59 19 5 73 220 of 881
5th Math 22 47 21 11 73 254 of 881
5th Science 25 40 32 4 73 276 of 881
6th English 27 60 12 1 75 76 of 555
6th Math 59 31 9 1 75 12 of 555
All grades English 21 58 18 3 281 --
All grades Math 34 37 24 5 283 --

Douglas School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 23 58 18 1 71 134 of 955
3rd Math 58 34 8 0 71 13 of 955
4th English 14 57 25 4 69 235 of 936
4th Math 22 58 14 6 69 63 of 936
5th English 27 61 12 0 75 34 of 881
5th Math 65 28 7 0 75 4 of 881
5th Science 49 41 9 0 75 10 of 881
6th English 23 62 12 3 73 104 of 555
6th Math 48 41 7 4 73 16 of 555
All grades English 22 59 17 2 288 --
All grades Math 49 40 9 2 288 --

Gates School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 18 56 24 1 71 273 of 955
3rd Math 46 34 14 6 71 141 of 955
4th English 15 65 20 0 71 106 of 936
4th Math 31 42 27 0 71 132 of 936
5th English 33 51 14 1 76 78 of 881
5th Math 63 18 18 0 76 97 of 881
5th Science 49 28 24 0 76 122 of 881
6th English 49 42 8 0 73 34 of 555
6th Math 67 27 4 1 73 7 of 555
All grades English 29 54 16 1 291 --
All grades Math 52 30 16 2 291 --

Luther Conant School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 28 52 17 3 69 161 of 955
3rd Math 41 43 10 6 68 89 of 955
4th English 24 54 10 11 70 135 of 936
4th Math 39 37 16 9 70 100 of 936
5th English 19 69 8 4 75 34 of 881
5th Math 57 24 15 4 75 97 of 881
5th Science 40 44 13 3 75 47 of 881
6th English 39 53 7 1 72 22 of 555
6th Math 60 29 10 1 72 16 of 555
All grades English 27 57 10 5 286 --
All grades Math 49 33 13 5 285 --

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