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Top-scoring 8th grades by school

Here are the 200 schools that performed best on the 8th grade math and science portions of the spring 2004 MCAS exam. Boston.com determined the rankings by adding the percentage of students who received either "Advanced" or "Proficient" in the subjects. 100 is the highest possible score.

8TH GRADE MATH
2004
Rank
District name Number
tested
Score
1 Boston Latin, Boston 378 94
2 Carlisle School, Carlisle 100 83
2 Florence Sawyer School, Nashoba Regional 76 83
2 Manchester Essex Regional Middle/High School 57 83
5 Blanchard Middle School, Westford 191 82
6 Raymond J. Grey Jr. High, Acton-Boxborough Regional 464 81
7 Wellesley Middle School, Wellesley 293 80
8 William H. Lincoln, Brookline 56 79
9 Wayland Middle School, Wayland 256 78
9 Charles E. Brown Middle School, Newton 225 78
9 Jonas Clarke Middle School, Lexington 280 78
12 Lincoln School, Lincoln 87 77
12 Concord Middle School, Concord 202 77
12 Miles River Middle School, Hamilton-Wenham Regional 163 77
12 Hopkins Academy, Hadley 44 77
16 Bromfield, Harvard 106 76
16 Doherty Middle School, Andover 190 76
16 Stony Brook School, Westford 199 76
16 Bigelow Middle School, Newton 168 76
20 Weston Middle School, Weston 196 75
20 Williams Middle School, Longmeadow 127 75
20 Dover-Sherborn Regional Jr. High School, Dover-Sherborn Regional 154 75
20 Lawrence, Brookline 36 75
20 Cohasset Jr. Sr. High School, Cohasset 100 75
25 William Diamond Middle School, Lexington 265 74
25 Glenbrook Middle School, Longmeadow 149 74
25 Chocksett Middle School, Wachusett Regional 125 74
28 Michael Driscoll, Brookline 43 73
28 McCall Middle School, Winchester 305 73
28 Thomas Blake Middle School, Medfield 242 73
28 Winthrop L. Chenery Middle School, Belmont 290 73
28 Hale, Nashoba Regional 102 73
28 Roxbury Preparatory Charter School 51 73
28 Oak Hill Middle School, Newton 188 73
35 Lancaster Middle School, Nashoba Regional 81 72
36 Martha's Vineyard Community Charter School 14 71
37 Ephraim Curtis Middle School, Sudbury 332 70
37 Arthur W. Coolidge Middle School, Reading 183 70
37 Medway Middle School, Medway 184 70
37 Tisbury Elementary, Tisbury 43 70
37 Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School 60 70
42 F. A. Day Middle School, Newton 274 69
43 Wood Hill Middle School, Andover 141 68
43 Henry E. Goldman School, Norwell 166 68
43 Pollard Middle School, Needham 369 68
43 Andover West Middle School, Andover 172 68
47 P. Brent Trottier, Southborough 156 67
47 E. W. Thurston Middle School, Westwood 214 67
47 Sarah W. Gibbons Middle School, Westborough 294 67
47 Walter S. Parker Middle School, Reading 177 67
51 Gates Intermediate School, Scituate 286 66
51 West Tisbury Elementary, West Tisbury Regional 50 66
51 Community Day Charter School 29 66
51 Richmond Consolidated, Richmond 29 66
51 Tyngsborough Middle, Tyngsborough 195 66
56 Sharon Middle School, Sharon 283 65
56 Edward Devotion, Brookline 72 65
56 Edith C. Baker, Brookline 76 65
56 Bird Middle School, Walpole 152 65
56 Pierce, Brookline 63 65
56 Henry T. Wing, Sandwich 105 65
56 Graham & Parks, Cambridge 43 65
63 Hilltown Cooperative Charter School 14 64
63 Ben Franklin Classical Charter School 25 64
63 Lynnfield Middle School, Lynnfield 176 64
63 Groton-Dunstable Regional Middle School 232 64
63 Flagg/Adams Middle School, Holliston 262 64
63 John Glenn Middle School, Bedford 159 64
69 Boston Latin Academy, Boston 291 63
69 Swampscott Middle School, Swampscott 217 63
71 John D. Runkle, Brookline 50 62
71 Heath, Brookline 44 62
73 Grafton Middle School, Grafton 171 61
74 Northborough Middle School, Northborough 217 60
74 Hingham Middle School, Hingham 301 60
74 Furnace Brook Middle School, Marshfield 335 60
77 North Andover Middle School, North Andover 365 59
77 Charles S. Pierce Middle School, Milton 295 59
77 John F. Kennedy Middle School, Natick 172 59
77 Essex Elementary & Middle School, Manchester-Essex Regional 37 59
81 Mountview Middle School, Wachusett Regional 232 58
81 Frolio Jr. High School, Abington 212 58
81 Nauset Regional Middle School, Nauset Regional 239 58
81 McCarthy Middle School, Chelmsford 245 58
81 Ipswich Middle Sch., Ipswich 170 58
86 Oak Ridge, Sandwich 112 57
86 Shrewsbury Middle School, Shrewsbury 437 57
86 W. Bridgewater Jr-Sr High School, West Bridgewater 95 57
89 Hanover Middle School, Hanover 198 56
89 Masconomet Regional Middle School, Masconomet Regional 349 56
89 Hopkinton Middle School, Hopkinton 265 56
89 Old Rochester Regional Jr. High School, Old Rochester Regional 267 56
93 O'Bryant School Math/Science, Boston 160 55
93 Thornton Burgess, Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 86 55
93 North Reading Middle School, North Reading 193 55
93 Ottoson Middle School, Arlington 345 55
93 Lenox Memorial High School, Lenox 69 55
93 Sutton Middle School, Sutton 117 55
93 Amherst Regional Middle School, Amherst-Pelham Regional 328 55
100 Marblehead Community Charter School 42 54
100 Horace Mann, Franklin 269 54
100 Eleanor N. Johnson Middle School, Walpole 138 54
100 Turkey Hill Middle School, Lunenburg 152 54
100 Harold L. Qualters Middle School, Mansfield 373 54
100 Williams Middle School, Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 306 54
100 Memorial Middle School, Beverly 172 54
100 Wilbraham Middle School, Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 236 54
100 East Middle School, Braintree 217 54
100 Mystic Valley Regional Charter School 63 54
100 Gordon W. Mitchell, East Bridgewater 217 54
111 Duxbury Middle School, Duxbury 245 53
112 Marblehead Middle School, Marblehead 218 52
112 Powder Mill, Southwick-Tolland Regional 132 52
112 John J. Ahern, Foxborough 233 52
112 Wilson Middle School, Natick 171 52
112 Col. Moses Parker School, Chelmsford 219 52
112 Oak Bluffs Elementary, Oak Bluffs 52 52
112 Ashland Middle School, Ashland 183 52
119 Marshall Simonds Middle School, Burlington 298 51
119 Galvin Middle School, Wakefield 279 51
119 Frontier Regional, Frontier Regional 139 51
119 University Park Campus School, Worcester 33 51
123 South Middle School, Braintree 203 50
123 Nissitissit Middle School, North Middlesex Regional 182 50
123 Lyndon, Boston 30 50
123 River Valley Charter School 38 50
123 Shirley Middle School, Shirley 90 50
123 Chestnut Hill Community, Belchertown 202 50
123 Auburn Middle School, Auburn 184 50
123 Cyrus Peirce, Nantucket 98 50
123 Arthur D. Healey, Somerville 52 50
132 Dunn Middle School, Danvers 318 49
132 Rockport Middle School, Rockport 83 49
132 Hawthorne Brook, North Middlesex Regional 206 49
132 Watertown Middle School, Watertown 223 49
132 Lawrence, Falmouth 389 49
137 Thomas Prince, Wachusett Regional 54 48
137 Georgetown Middle/High School, Georgetown 99 48
137 King Philip Regional School North, King Philip Regional 414 48
137 Sabis Foxboro Regional Charter School 56 48
137 Wynn Middle School, Tewksbury 416 48
137 Walsh Middle School, Framingham 209 48
143 Remington Middle School, Franklin 203 47
143 Paxton Center, Wachusett Regional 69 47
143 Fowler Middle School, Maynard 118 47
143 John F. Kennedy Jr. High School, Northampton 233 47
143 Locke Middle School, Billerica 259 47
148 Francis W. Parker Charter School 65 46
148 Central Middle School, Quincy 206 46
148 Stoneham Middle School, Stoneham 234 46
148 Wilmington Middle School, Wilmington 331 46
148 Hopedale Jr.-Sr. High School, Hopedale 90 46
148 Tantasqua Regional Jr. High School, Tantasqua Regional 314 46
148 Rising Tide Charter School 46 46
148 Charlton Middle School, Dudley-Charlton Regional Regional 211 46
148 Amesbury Middle School, Amesbury 231 46
148 Albert F. Ford Middle School, Acushnet 143 46
148 Cambridgeport, Cambridge 31 46
148 Raynham Middle School, Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 182 46
148 North Brookfield High School, North Brookfield 69 46
148 Mary Lyon, Boston 13 46
162 William H. Galvin Middle School, Canton 237 45
162 Easton Jr. High School, Easton 287 45
162 Littleton Middle School, Littleton 109 45
162 Joseph Case Jr. High School, Swansea 184 45
162 Somerset Jr. High School, Somerset 239 45
162 Mt Greylock Regional High School, Mount Greylock Regional 131 45
162 Caleb Dustin Hunking, Haverhill 169 45
162 Blackstone-Millville Regional Middle School, Blackstone-Millville Regional 184 45
162 Madeleine Dugger Andrews, Medford 207 45
162 Triton Middle School, Triton Regional 269 45
162 N. H. Wixon Middle School, Dennis-Yarmouth Regional 149 45
162 Abbott Memorial, Florida 11 45
174 Rupert A. Nock Middle School, Newburyport 197 44
174 Chatham Middle School, Chatham 62 44
174 Nessacus Middle School, Central Berkshire Regional 226 44
174 Pentucket Regional Middle School, Pentucket Regional 300 44
174 Northbridge Middle School, Northbridge 209 44
174 Ayer Middle School, Ayer 84 44
180 Marsh, Methuen 153 43
180 Berkley Middle School, Berkley 91 43
180 Central Tree Middle School, Wachusett Regional 135 43
180 Overlook Middle School, Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 232 43
180 J. Henry Higgins Middle School, Peabody 504 43
180 Winthrop Middle School, Winthrop 156 43
180 Middle School/Hyannis, Barnstable 572 43
180 Quabbin Regional Middle/High School, Quabbin Regional 288 43
180 Mt Everett Regional, Southern Berkshire Regional 77 43
180 Agassiz, Cambridge 38 43
180 Academy Of Pacific Rim Charter School 59 43
191 Hanscom Middle School, Lincoln 54 42
191 North Attleborough Middle School, North Attleborough 415 42
191 George R. Austin Middle School, Freetown-Lakeville Regional 260 42
191 Dudley Middle School, Dudley-Charlton Regional Regional 156 42
191 Briscoe Middle School, Beverly 187 42
191 Lafayette School, Everett 107 42
197 Daniel L. Joyce Jr. High School, Woburn 197 41
197 Millis Middle School, Millis 95 41
197 West Boylston Jr-Sr High School, West Boylston 96 41
197 John F. Kennedy Middle School, Waltham 180 41
197 Pioneer Valley Regional, Pioneer Valley Regional 117 41
197 Carver Middle School, Carver 170 41
197 Leicester Middle School, Leicester 175 41
197 John M. Tobin, Cambridge 44 41
197 Marlborough High School, Marlborough 411 41
 
8TH GRADE SCIENCE
2004
Rank
District name Number
tested
Score
1 West Tisbury Elementary, West Tisbury Regional 50 84
2 Wayland Middle School, Wayland 256 78
2 Martha's Vineyard Community Charter School 14 78
4 Lincoln School, Lincoln 87 76
5 Essex Elementary & Middle School, Manchester-Essex Regional 37 75
6 Florence Sawyer School, Nashoba Regional 76 73
6 William H. Lincoln, Brookline 56 73
6 Stony Brook School, Westford 199 73
6 Winthrop L. Chenery Middle School, Belmont 290 73
10 Raymond J. Grey Regional Jr. High, Acton-Boxborough Regional 464 72
10 Concord Middle School, Concord 203 72
12 Carlisle School, Carlisle 100 71
12 Doherty Middle School, Andover 190 71
14 Williams Middle School, Longmeadow 127 70
14 Tisbury Elementary, Tisbury 43 70
16 William Diamond Middle School, Lexington 265 68
16 Glenbrook Middle School, Longmeadow 148 68
18 Jonas Clarke Middle School, Lexington 280 67
19 Pollard Middle School, Needham 369 66
20 Lancaster Middle School, Nashoba Regional 81 65
21 Bigelow Middle School, Newton 168 64
21 McCall Middle School, Winchester 305 64
21 Ephraim Curtis Middle School, Sudbury 332 64
21 Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School 60 64
21 E. W. Thurston Middle School, Westwood 214 64
21 Ben Franklin Classical Charter School 25 64
21 Remington Middle School, Franklin 203 64
28 Blanchard Middle School, Westford 191 63
28 Miles River Middle School, Hamilton-Wenham Regional 163 63
28 Cohasset Jr. Sr. High School, Cohasset 100 63
28 Tyngsborough Middle, Tyngsborough 195 63
32 Charles E. Brown Middle School, Newton 225 62
32 Bromfield, Harvard 105 62
34 Michael Driscoll, Brookline 43 61
34 Thomas Blake Middle School, Medfield 242 61
34 Henry T. Wing, Sandwich 105 61
34 Flagg/Adams Middle School, Holliston 262 61
34 Hawthorne Brook, North Middlesex Regional 206 61
39 Medway Middle School, Medway 184 60
39 Henry E. Goldman School, Norwell 166 60
39 Nauset Regional Middle School, Nauset Regional 239 60
42 Dover-Sherborn Regional Jr. High School, Dover-Sherborn Regional 154 59
42 Wood Hill Middle School, Andover 141 59
42 Sutton Middle School, Sutton 117 59
42 Horace Mann, Franklin 269 59
42 Auburn Middle School, Auburn 183 59
42 Rockport Middle School, Rockport 82 59
48 Manchester Essex Regional Middle/High School 57 58
48 Masconomet Regional Middle School, Masconomet Regional 348 58
48 Williams Middle School, Bridgewater-Raynham Regional 306 58
48 Agassiz, Cambridge 38 58
52 Wellesley Middle School, Wellesley 294 57
52 Chocksett Middle School, Wachusett Regional 125 57
52 Groton-Dunstable Regional Middle School 232 57
52 Thornton Burgess, Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 86 57
52 Marblehead Community Charter School 42 57
57 Lynnfield Middle School, Lynnfield 175 56
57 Swampscott Middle School, Swampscott 217 56
57 John D. Runkle, Brookline 50 56
57 Old Rochester Regional Jr. High School 267 56
57 Powder Mill, Southwick-Tolland Regional 132 56
57 Francis W. Parker Charter School 65 56
63 Boston Latin, Boston 378 55
63 Sharon Middle School, Sharon 283 55
63 Hingham Middle School, Hingham 301 55
63 Hanover Middle School, Hanover 198 55
67 Hopkins Academy, Hadley 44 54
67 F. A. Day Middle School, Newton 274 54
67 Graham & Parks, Cambridge 43 54
67 McCarthy Middle School, Chelmsford 245 54
67 Shrewsbury Middle School, Shrewsbury 437 54
67 Thomas Prince, Wachusett Regional 54 54
67 Pentucket Regional Middle School 300 54
67 North Attleborough Middle School, North Attleborough 415 54
75 Weston Middle School, Weston 196 53
75 John Glenn Middle School, Bedford 159 53
75 Northborough Middle School, Northborough 217 53
75 North Reading Middle School, North Reading 192 53
75 Col. Moses Parker School, Chelmsford 219 53
80 P. Brent Trottier, Southborough 156 52
80 Sarah W. Gibbons Middle School, Westborough 294 52
80 Bird Middle School, Walpole 152 52
80 Heath, Brookline 44 52
80 W. Bridgewater Jr-Sr High School, West Bridgewater 95 52
80 Hopedale Jr.-Sr. High School, Hopedale 89 52
86 Hale, Nashoba Regional 102 51
86 Walter S. Parker Middle School, Reading 177 51
86 Ottoson Middle School, Arlington 343 51
86 Memorial Middle School, Beverly 172 51
86 Duxbury Middle School, Duxbury 244 51
86 Birchland Park, East Longmeadow 216 51
92 Pierce, Brookline 63 49
92 Hopkinton Middle School, Hopkinton 265 49
92 Turkey Hill Middle School, Lunenburg 152 49
92 Wilbraham Middle School, Hampden-Wilbraham Regional 236 49
92 Quabbin Regional Middle/High School, Quabbin Regional 288 49
92 Bourne Middle School, Bourne 205 49
98 Arthur W. Coolidge Middle School, Reading 183 48
98 Andover West Middle School, Andover 172 48
98 Richmond Consolidated, Richmond 29 48
98 John F. Kennedy Middle School, Natick 172 48
98 Sabis Foxboro Regional Charter School 56 48
98 Rising Tide Charter School 46 48
98 Somerset Jr. High School, Somerset 239 48
98 Mt Greylock Regional High School, Mount Greylock Regional 131 48
98 Blackstone-Millville Regional Middle School 184 48
107 River Valley Charter School 38 47
107 Cyrus Peirce, Nantucket 98 47
107 Tantasqua Regional Jr. High School, Tantasqua Regional 314 47
107 Four Rivers Charter School 32 47
111 Charles S. Pierce Middle School, Milton 295 46
111 Eleanor N. Johnson Middle School, Walpole 138 46
111 Marblehead Middle School, Marblehead 218 46
111 Oak Bluffs Elementary, Oak Bluffs 52 46
111 Wynn Middle School, Tewksbury 416 46
111 Paxton Center, Wachusett Regional 69 46
111 Albert F. Ford Middle School, Acushnet 143 46
111 Triton Middle School, Triton Regional 268 46
111 Rupert A. Nock Middle School, Newburyport 197 46
111 Pioneer Valley Regional, Pioneer Valley Regional 116 46
121 Roxbury Preparatory Charter School 51 45
121 North Andover Middle School, North Andover 366 45
121 Mountview Middle School, Wachusett Regional 232 45
121 Lenox Memorial High School, Lenox 69 45
121 Galvin Middle School, Wakefield 278 45
121 Georgetown Middle/High School, Georgetown 99 45
121 Stoneham Middle School, Stoneham 234 45
121 Charlton Middle School, Dudley-Charlton Regional Regional 211 45
121 J. Henry Higgins Middle School, Peabody 504 45
130 Oak Hill Middle School, Newton 188 44
130 Gates Intermediate School, Scituate 286 44
130 Grafton Middle School, Grafton 171 44
130 Nissitissit Middle School, North Middlesex Regional 182 44
130 Easton Jr. High School, Easton 287 44
130 Overlook Middle School, Ashburnham-Westminster Regional 232 44
130 Milford Middle East, Milford 325 44
130 Reay E. Sterling Middle School, Quincy 111 44
138 Mystic Valley Regional Charter School 63 43
138 Wilson Middle School, Natick 171 43
138 Ashland Middle School, Ashland 183 43
138 Joseph Case Jr. High School, Swansea 184 43
138 Dudley Middle School, Dudley-Charlton Regional Regional 156 43
138 Daniel L. Joyce Jr. High School, Woburn 197 43
138 Dorothy L. Beckwith, Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 188 43
138 Amigos School, Cambridge 21 43
138 Mashpee High School, Mashpee 186 43
147 Edith C. Baker, Brookline 76 42
147 Boston Latin Academy, Boston 291 42
147 Amherst Regional Middle School, Amherst-Pelham Regional 328 42
147 Littleton Middle School, Littleton 109 42
147 Leicester Middle School, Leicester 175 42
147 James S. Daley Middle School, Lowell 209 42
153 Edward Devotion, Brookline 72 41
153 Frontier Regional, Frontier Regional 139 41
153 John F. Kennedy Jr. High School, Northampton 233 41
153 North Brookfield High School, North Brookfield 69 41
153 Madeleine Dugger Andrews, Medford 207 41
153 Ayer Middle School, Ayer 84 41
153 Central Tree Middle School, Wachusett Regional 135 41
153 Searles Middle School, Berkshire Hills Regional 111 41
161 Marshall Simonds Middle School, Burlington 297 40
161 Berkley Middle School, Berkley 91 40
161 West Boylston Jr-Sr High School, West Boylston 96 40
161 Melrose Middle School, Melrose 273 40
165 Cambridgeport, Cambridge 31 39
165 William H. Galvin Middle School, Canton 237 39
165 John F. Kennedy Jr. High School, Woburn 210 39
165 Weymouth High/Pleasant St., Weymouth 565 39
165 Agawam Jr. High School, Agawam 369 39
165 North Middle School, Westfield 296 39
165 Oxford Middle School, Oxford 171 39
172 Frolio Jr. High School, Abington 212 38
172 Gordon W. Mitchell, East Bridgewater 217 38
172 South Middle School, Braintree 204 38
172 Lawrence, Falmouth 389 38
172 Central Middle School, Quincy 206 38
172 Amesbury Middle School, Amesbury 231 38
172 Middle School/Hyannis, Barnstable 572 38
172 Norwood Jr. High South, Norwood 315 38
172 Palmer High School, Palmer 175 38
172 Bellingham Memorial Middle School, Bellingham 217 38
182 East Middle School, Braintree 217 37
182 Dunn Middle School, Danvers 318 37
182 King Philip Regional School North 413 37
182 Locke Middle School, Billerica 258 37
182 Chatham Middle School, Chatham 62 37
182 Mt. Everett Regional, Southern Berkshire Regional 77 37
182 Lincoln Park Community, Somerville 38 37
182 Dighton Middle School, Dighton-Rehoboth Regional 105 37
182 Joseph H. Martin, Taunton 210 37
191 Oak Ridge, Sandwich 112 36
191 Harold L. Qualters Middle School, Mansfield 373 36
191 George R. Austin Middle School, Freetown-Lakeville Regional 260 36
191 Forestdale, Sandwich 121 36
191 Granite Valley Middle School, Monson 133 36
191 West Springfield Middle School, West Springfield 339 36
191 Plymouth Commun Intermed, Plymouth 446 36
191 Knox Trail Jr. High School, Spencer-East Brookfield Regional 187 36
191 Abby Kelley Foster Regional Charter School 42 36
200 Hilltown Cooperative Charter School 14 35
200 Chestnut Hill Community, Belchertown 202 35
200 Walsh Middle School, Framingham 209 35
200 Nessacus Middle School, Central Berkshire Regional 225 35
200 Granby Jr.-Sr. High School, Granby 96 35
200 Mohawk Trail Regional High School, Mohawk Trail Regional 155 35
200 Rockland Senior High School, Rockland 235 35


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