Snapshot: Total SAT scores for top 25 public districts

By Matt Carroll, Boston Globe | Aug. 28, 2011
SAT total scores range from between 2038 to 1730 in the state's top 25 public school districts. Leading the state was Massachusetts Academy of Math and Science, a charter. The scores are for the 2008-2009 school year. A perfect score is 2400. There are three tests, Math, English, and Writing, each with a top score of 800.
DISTRICTSAT all three tests, 08-09ReadingWritingMathTests taken
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public 142449646646220
Abington1528509496523102
Academy Of the Pacific Rim Charter Public 139045345847924
Acton-Boxborough1862610610642433
Adams-Cheshire154750652751467
Agawam1449481463505219
Amesbury1632538542552104
Amherst-Pelham1752587578587229
Andover1708563559586344
Arlington1675555555565227
Ashburnham-Westminster1585524519542138
Ashland1619531534554135
Assabet Valley Regional Vocational Technical131144142244877
Athol-Royalston142847447647858
Attleboro1496488504504223
Auburn141347146347974
Avon137746446145237
Ayer145848748248977
Barnstable1555518517520246
Bedford1715572556587151
Belchertown1609532539538124
Bellingham1493501489503103
Belmont1777580589608255
Berkshire Arts and Technology Charter Public 123242040340914
Berkshire Hills1608542534532100
Berlin-Boylston153550851151648
Beverly1530517501512187
Billerica1572515518539257
Blackstone-Millville1511507493511107
Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical1359461439459132
Blue Hills Regional Vocational Technical1313443413457110
Boston13274344334602424
Boston Collegiate Charter 149148547952723
Boston Day and Evening Academy Charter 109236934437929
Bourne1515504505506110
Braintree1580513526541280
Bridgewater-Raynham1496497483516215
Bristol-Plymouth Regional Vocational Technical1285435413437108
Bristol County Agricultural144249045449847
Brockton1321441436444542
Brookline1770581585604376
Burlington1588522520546208
Cambridge1494498493503266
Canton1604521522561139
Cape Cod Regional Vocational Technical137046643447044
Carver155051452051689
Central Berkshire156151850553890
Chatham160253352754242
Chelmsford1582529519534303
Chelsea1289428412449113
Chicopee1435480478477224
City On A Hill Charter Public 119639839440453
Clinton150650249451087
Codman Academy Charter Public 128042342143616
Cohasset166454755656187
Community Charter School of Cambridge 135144145745324
Concord-Carlisle1819601601617290
Danvers1539513502524156
Dartmouth1563514505544222
Dedham1546508505533128
Dennis-Yarmouth1469488480501133
Dighton-Rehoboth1494504486504166
Douglas151150550749973
Dover-Sherborn1795586593616131
Dracut1491501481509163
Dudley-Charlton Reg1517495503519218
Duxbury1641541549551214
East Bridgewater1447474481492110
Easthampton144448947048571
East Longmeadow1526508498520160
Easton1596523529544200
Essex Agricultural Technical134645744444544
Everett1310433432445208
Fairhaven153051350551284
Fall River1357458442457229
Falmouth1552510510532168
Fitchburg1376458446472145
Four Rivers Charter Public 161956352253418
Foxborough1609526537546163
Foxborough Regional Charter 160555552952125
Framingham1605521523561378
Francis W. Parker Charter Essential 173859556557841
Franklin1647542544561282
Freetown-Lakeville1589528529532140
Frontier155552850752063
Gardner1517512493512131
Gateway150550349950344
Georgetown172057056658467
Gill-Montague147449549348640
Gloucester1497504495498153
Grafton1594529522543126
Granby154953850850336
Greater Fall River Regional Vocational Technical1327452429446109
Greater Lawrence Regional Vocational Technical116938737940388
Greater Lowell Regional Vocational Technical131944042445584
Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical1243420401422204
Greenfield144048347048741
Groton-Dunstable1657547531579169
Hadley160254152553627
Hamilton-Wenham1731580579572142
Hampden-Wilbraham1609526530553256
Hampshire159554052353291
Hanover1500502494504145
Harvard185562062760893
Harwich153951951850258
Hatfield161655652853217
Haverhill1465492478495255
Health Careers Academy Charter 126841242842841
Hingham1720568576576210
Holbrook145947947850245
Holliston1746578575593203
Holyoke1412473455484134
Hopedale166855755255951
Hopkinton1642543547552187
Hudson1539508511520143
Hull145548348249063
Ipswich1594532535527117
King Philip1643546554543210
Lawrence1164387380397306
Lee148050448848842
Leicester149150149649491
Lenox166955956354748
Leominster1458484480494230
Lexington1883620622641427
Lincoln-Sudbury1812599597616351
Littleton159853253053682
Longmeadow1694556560578184
Lowell1388462449477398
Ludlow1439472468499156
Lunenburg1587529512546114
Lynn1293430418445456
Lynnfield1681546557578114
Ma Academy for Math and Science203866766970244
Malden1421465466490266
Manchester Essex Regional168755956256682
Mansfield1663548549566239
Marblehead1704561560583183
Marlborough1512501494517183
Marshfield1542503513526224
Marthas Vineyard1600542526532160
Masconomet1652541544567307
Mashpee139446945547082
MATCH Charter Public High 142645146351224
Maynard153951250052761
Medfield1746581573592192
Medford1471481494496244
Medway1687560555572182
Melrose1547510517520154
Mendon-Upton1621541532548136
Methuen1425473468484268
Middleborough1522516497509106
Milford1475491480504198
Millbury145648047350390
Millis163354654554271
Milton1555520514521222
Minuteman Regional Vocational Technical139947144648265
Mohawk Trail150449749651155
Monson151451049151356
Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical1382466443473113
Mount Greylock173058557157477
Mystic Valley Regional Charter 155351950952538
Nantucket150650149151478
Narragansett143447946449149
Nashoba1691559556576172
Nashoba Valley Regional Vocational Technical142847045750135
Natick1634545536553213
Nauset1619545529545165
Needham1770590583597279
New Bedford1312440426446299
Newburyport1682557554571136
New Leadership Charter 121041238841025
Newton1828601608619767
Norfolk County Agricultural144347847049579
North Adams138346046046371
Northampton1685566554565168
North Andover1619531527561236
North Attleborough1564523508533229
Northboro-Southboro1694556562576293
Northbridge151751550050297
North Brookfield146748946851022
North Central Charter Essential 148151349147730
Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational Technical1243414397432135
Northern Berkshire Regional Vocational Technical135245943246143
North Middlesex1522505500517219
North Reading1620536534550130
North Shore Regional Vocational Technical130944842343852
Norton152051149851198
Norwell1633536540557138
Norwood1510498499513199
Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical135944344347359
Old Rochester1562516519527116
Oxford140446445848272
Palmer152449850152573
Pathfinder Regional Vocational Technical130644641444617
Peabody1476488482506288
Pembroke1518499503516149
Pentucket1607542529536159
Pioneer Valley145948849547646
Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public 160456254449854
Pittsfield1495493494508220
Plymouth1501502489510363
Prospect Hill Academy Charter 146247848949554
Provincetown129242544042719
Quabbin1516518490508165
Quaboag Regional154250250553548
Quincy1433460455518427
Ralph C Mahar150549848652148
Randolph1317450443424120
Reading1639538538563243
Revere1355453438464200
Rockland1484496484504100
Rockport151051549450156
Sabis International Charter 134444044246260
Salem1366453448465162
Sandwich1604536528540197
Saugus1460483481496150
Scituate1594524527543159
Seekonk147948748850498
Sharon1763580590593214
Shawsheen Valley Regional Vocational Technical1365460438467102
Shrewsbury1653542547564335
Silver Lake1489494492503172
Somerset1511504488519195
Somerville1405465463477164
Southbridge130342643843939
Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical1204410386408117
Southern Berkshire152952050650335
Southern Worcester County Regional Vocational Technical138547243447974
South Hadley159352952054494
South Middlesex Regional Vocational Technical119239739040539
South Shore Charter Public 142848146748020
South Shore Regional Vocational Technical135345941647849
Southwick-Tolland151451450449686
Spencer-E Brookfield1443481463499113
Springfield1238422403413487
Stoneham1468491481496149
Stoughton1483490487506202
Sturgis Charter Public 167858455553954
Sutton158752452653779
Swampscott1610529537544166
Swansea157353252451761
Tantasqua1567512503552155
Taunton1440477467496229
Tewksbury1528507501520202
Tri County Regional Vocational Technical132044542245377
Triton1541515503523123
Tyngsborough148848647752591
Upper Cape Cod Regional Vocational Technical132244241746348
Uxbridge149550348051267
Wachusett1596531524541379
Wakefield1566517526523188
Walpole1586528527531238
Waltham1447476475496203
Ware148848347253323
Wareham1418472461485120
Watertown146048047150989
Wayland1836601607628213
Webster136645344646769
Wellesley1853608620625286
Westborough1783581591611236
West Boylston156952052152867
West Bridgewater146147748350184
Westfield1494496488510208
Westford1771587582602350
Weston1855615617623158
Westport143348446448563
West Springfield1530508506516130
Westwood1757580577600184
Weymouth1479492481506240
Whitman-Hanson1506491499516197
Whittier Regional Vocational Technical134845842446685
Wilmington1570519517534177
Winchendon146950148848036
Winchester1810591603616247
Winthrop148147749451098
Woburn1427468468491221
Worcester1321441435445774
SOURCE: State Department of Elementary and Secondary Education