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Needham Public Schools

Key to average scaled scores: 200-219 Warning | 220-239 Needs Improvement | 240-259 Proficient | 260-280 Advanced.
Note: No results were released for the Science/Technology test in grades 5 and 8 and the History/Social Science test in grade 5.

All students
 All Students


 Spring 2002 Exam
Percentage of Students at each Performance Level
Advanced Proficient Needs
Improvement
Warning/
Failing
(Tested)
Warning/
Failing
(Absent)
Average
Scaled
Score
No. of
Students
Tested
  Grade 3
Reading District (1) 78 20 2 0 32 (2) 333
  State (1) 67 27 6 0 30 (2) 74,230
  Grade 4
English District 14 60 22 3 0 248 371
  State 8 46 37 10 0 239 75,094
Mathematics District 25 41 27 7 0 246 372
  State 12 27 42 19 0 236 75,855
  Grade 6
Math District 47 30 16 7 0 253 380
  State 13 28 29 30 0 235 78,767
  Grade 7
English District 16 69 13 1 0 249 363
  State 9 55 28 8 0 242 76,913
  Grade 8
Mathematics District 21 37 30 12 0 242 327
  State 11 23 33 33 0 232 75,362
History, Soc. Sci. District 3 27 59 11 0 234 328
  State 1 11 46 42 0 224 75,247
  Grade 10
English District 42 47 9 2 0 255 323
  State 19 40 27 13 1 242 66,184
Mathematics District 43 36 17 4 0 252 34
  State 20 24 31 25 1 237 67,343
(1) No differentiation was made between Advanced and Proficient in 3rd grade English.
(2) Average raw score in 3rd grade English.


Regular education students
 Regular education
 students

 Spring 2002 Exam
Percentage of Students at each Performance Level
Advanced Proficient Needs
Improvement
Warning/
Failing
(Tested)
Warning/
Failing
(Absent)
Average
Scaled
Score
No. of
Students
Tested
  Grade 3
Reading District (1) 81 18 1 0 33 (2) 307
  State (1) 74 23 2 0 32 (2) 61,122
  Grade 4
English District 16 65 18 1 0 249 324
  State 9 52 34 5 0 242 61,862
Mathematics District 27 44 24 4 0 248 324
  State 14 31 42 13 0 238 62,062
  Grade 6
Math District 49 31 16 4 0 254 359
  State 16 32 30 22 0 238 64,800
  Grade 7
English District 17 72 11 0 0 250 320
  State 11 61 24 4 0 244 64,445
  Grade 8
Mathematics District 24 39 29 8 0 244 293
  State 13 26 36 25 0 234 63,057
History, Soc. Sci. District 3 29 61 7 0 235 294
  State 1 13 51 35 0 226 62,983
  Grade 10
English District 47 48 5 1 0 257 285
  State 22 44 25 8 1 244 57,390
Mathematics District 47 37 14 2 0 254 287
  State 22 26 32 19 1 239 58,009
(1) No differentiation was made between Advanced and Proficient in 3rd grade English.
(2) Average raw score in 3rd grade English.


Students with disabilities
 Students with
 disabilities

 Spring 2002 Exam
Percentage of Students at each Performance Level
Advanced Proficient Needs
Improvement
Warning/
Failing
(Tested)
Warning/
Failing
(Absent)
Average
Scaled
Score
No. of
Students
Tested
  Grade 3
Reading District (1) 46 42 12 0 26 (2) 26
  State (1) 34 47 19 0 25 (2) 10,957
  Grade 4
English District 4 26 52 17 0 236 46
  State 1 18 50 31 0 228 11,620
Mathematics District 6 21 49 23 0 234 47
  State 3 13 42 42 0 226 11,740
  Grade 6
Math District 0 14 19 67 0 222 21
  State 2 10 23 64 0 220 12,643
  Grade 7
English District 12 51 29 7 0 244 41
  State 1 22 47 30 1 229 11,764
  Grade 8
Mathematics District 3 18 32 47 0 224 34
  State 1 5 22 71 0 218 11,271
History, Soc. Sci. District 0 12 38 47 3 222 34
  State 0 2 22 75 1 216 11,246
  Grade 10
English District 8 45 39 8 0 239 38
  State 2 16 36 44 2 226 7,885
Mathematics District 13 26 42 18 0 236 38
  State 3 9 26 61 1 221 8,050
(1) No differentiation was made between Advanced and Proficient in 3rd grade English.
(2) Average raw score in 3rd grade English.




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