Newton South and North did well on SAT scores for the 06-07 school year, according to numbers released by the state Dept of Education.
South finished eighth statewide, while North finished 12th in statewide rankings. The rankings are based on the total of all three scores in Reading, Writing, and Math. Each category has a max score of 800, with a perfect score in all three is 2400. South had an average score of 1810, while North had 1770.
The numbers are also in today's Globe West edition.
Weston (1841; 5th in the state) and Wellesley (1822; 6th) also did well.