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Needham Public Schools

These results for Needham 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 57 16 2 419
  State 15 46 30 9 70,709
Mathematics District 44 33 17 5 418
  State 27 34 25 14 70,763

4th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 18 52 25 6 428
  State 13 44 30 14 70,264
Mathematics District 22 46 25 7 428
  State 16 35 36 12 70,425

5th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 26 54 16 5 495
  State 17 44 28 11 71,423
Mathematics District 39 34 20 7 495
  State 25 32 26 17 71,484
Science & Tech District 22 43 30 5 493
  State 22 30 34 14 71,373

6th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 36 52 11 2 442
  State 18 48 22 11 71,589
Mathematics District 45 34 14 6 441
  State 27 33 24 16 71,640

7th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 38 55 6 1 417
  State 15 56 21 7 71,749
Mathematics District 47 37 12 4 417
  State 20 31 30 18 71,952

8th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 31 61 6 1 423
  State 18 63 14 6 72,756
Mathematics District 37 37 18 7 419
  State 22 30 28 19 72,705
Science & Tech District 10 61 23 6 420
  State 5 38 38 20 72,535

10th Grade

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 69 29 2 1 371
  State 37 51 9 3 69,059
Mathematics District 82 13 4 1 374
  State 50 28 15 7 69,015
Science & Tech District 45 46 8 0 353
  State 24 45 25 6 67,556

All grades combined

Subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
English District 34 52 12 3 2,995
  State 19 50 22 9 497,549
Mathematics District 44 34 16 5 2,992
  State 27 32 26 15 497,984
Science & Tech District 25 50 22 4 1,266
  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.

Broadmeadow School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 29 60 10 1 87 30 of 955
3rd Math 56 25 16 2 87 127 of 955
4th English 17 63 17 3 103 106 of 936
4th Math 25 50 22 3 100 108 of 936
5th English 25 57 17 2 114 110 of 881
5th Math 39 38 18 4 114 151 of 881
5th Science 20 47 28 4 114 250 of 881
All grades English 23 60 15 2 304 --
All grades Math 40 38 19 3 301 --

John Eliot School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 24 59 16 1 68 104 of 955
3rd Math 35 30 26 9 66 432 of 955
4th English 12 51 34 3 68 389 of 936
4th Math 22 41 29 7 68 257 of 936
5th English 19 59 17 5 83 170 of 881
5th Math 25 36 34 5 83 392 of 881
5th Science 29 41 25 5 83 211 of 881
All grades English 18 57 22 3 219 --
All grades Math 27 36 30 7 217 --

Hillside Elementary

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 25 59 16 0 76 87 of 955
3rd Math 46 37 16 1 76 105 of 955
4th English 26 33 32 9 66 465 of 936
4th Math 18 45 29 8 66 257 of 936
5th English 28 44 17 11 98 273 of 881
5th Math 29 35 22 14 98 336 of 881
5th Science 14 37 37 11 97 471 of 881
All grades English 26 46 21 7 240 --
All grades Math 31 38 22 8 240 --

William Mitchell School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 23 59 15 3 79 118 of 955
3rd Math 53 28 16 3 79 127 of 955
4th English 19 66 13 1 83 52 of 936
4th Math 26 54 18 2 85 63 of 936
5th English 36 50 14 0 74 47 of 881
5th Math 59 28 11 1 74 36 of 881
5th Science 26 41 32 1 74 250 of 881
All grades English 26 59 14 1 236 --
All grades Math 45 37 15 2 238 --

Newman Elementary

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
3rd English 23 50 22 4 103 295 of 955
3rd Math 33 44 17 7 103 192 of 955
4th English 17 43 29 11 103 445 of 936
4th Math 20 39 29 12 103 348 of 936
5th English 25 59 14 1 118 78 of 881
5th Math 45 32 16 7 118 151 of 881
5th Science 24 48 27 1 117 182 of 881
All grades English 22 51 22 5 324 --
All grades Math 33 38 20 8 324 --

Pollard Middle School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
7th English 38 55 6 0 409 30 of 473
7th Math 48 38 12 3 408 8 of 473
8th English 32 61 6 1 414 82 of 470
8th Math 38 38 18 6 409 55 of 471
8th Science 10 62 22 5 410 32 of 471
All grades English 35 58 6 1 823 --
All grades Math 43 38 15 4 817 --

High Rock School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
6th English 36 52 11 1 435 61 of 555
6th Math 46 35 14 6 434 77 of 555
All grades English 36 52 11 1 435 --
All grades Math 46 35 14 6 434 --

Needham High School

Grade/subject % Advanced % Proficient % Needs
Improv.
% Warning/
Failing
Students
tested
Placement
overall
10th English 70 28 2 0 360 51 of 348
10th Math 83 12 4 1 362 35 of 348
10th Science 46 46 8 0 348 33 of 341
All grades English 70 28 2 0 360 --
All grades Math 83 12 4 1 362 --

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