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Frontier School District

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219 Christian Ln Rfd1
South Deerfield, MA 01373
Franklin County
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PH: (413) 665-1155
FAX: (413) 665-8506

  • Grades 7-12 & ungraded
  • 653 students
  • 1 school

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 MCAS Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 74% (2013)
 78% (2012)
 73% (2011)
 74% (2010)
 73% (2009)
 76% (2008)
 64% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 71% in 2013.

Math
 47% (2013)
 52% (2012)
 40% (2011)
 42% (2010)
 51% (2009)
 57% (2008)
 44% (2007)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
 25% (2013)
 38% (2012)
 27% (2011)
 40% (2010)
 44% (2009)
 39% (2008)
 31% (2007)
The state average for Science was 39% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 79% (2013)
 85% (2012)
 79% (2011)
 83% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 74% (2008)
 81% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 78% in 2013.

Math
 44% (2013)
 39% (2012)
 40% (2011)
 52% (2010)
 61% (2009)
 47% (2008)
 49% (2007)
The state average for Math was 54% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 10

Science
 89% (2013)
 85% (2012)
 80% (2011)
 70% (2010)
The state average for Science was 71% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 93% (2013)
 94% (2012)
 87% (2011)
 77% (2010)
 87% (2009)
 76% (2008)
 78% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 91% in 2013.

Math
 93% (2013)
 88% (2012)
 85% (2011)
 71% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 81% (2008)
 76% (2007)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science.
  • The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement.
  • The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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 MCAS Results by Subgroup

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 7
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students74%
Female86%
Male65%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White74%
Economically disadvantaged48%
Not economically disadvantaged82%
Title I64%
Students with disabilities16%

MathThis District
All Students47%
Female64%
Male34%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White48%
Economically disadvantaged28%
Not economically disadvantaged53%
Title I7%
Students with disabilities6%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
All Students25%
Female19%
Male31%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White28%
Economically disadvantaged8%
Not economically disadvantaged29%
Title I0%
Students with disabilities0%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students79%
Female85%
Male73%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White82%
Economically disadvantaged59%
Not economically disadvantaged85%
Title I62%
Students with disabilities29%

MathThis District
All Students44%
Female45%
Male43%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White47%
Economically disadvantaged34%
Not economically disadvantaged47%
Title I15%
Students with disabilities5%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 10
ScienceThis District
All Students89%
Female87%
Male90%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White86%
Economically disadvantaged78%
Not economically disadvantaged90%
Students with disabilities75%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students93%
Female92%
Male95%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White93%
Economically disadvantaged89%
Not economically disadvantaged95%
Students with disabilities60%

MathThis District
All Students93%
Female92%
Male94%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White96%
Economically disadvantaged83%
Not economically disadvantaged95%
Students with disabilities63%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science.
  • The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement.
  • The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Massachusetts Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Massachusetts: An Overview

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 MCAS STE Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Biology
 88% (2013)
 85% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 80% (2010)
 75% (2009)
 45% (2008)
 36% (2007)
The state average for Biology was 73% in 2013.

Introductory Physics
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
Data not available for this district (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
Data not available for this district (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Introductory Physics was 63% in 2013.

Chemistry
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
Data not available for this district (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
Data not available for this district (2008)
 10% (2007)
The state average for Chemistry was 65% in 2013.

Tech/Engineering
 45% (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
Data not available for this district (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
Data not available for this district (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Tech/Engineering was 49% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System Science and Technology/Engineering Tests (MCAS STE) to test students in high school in biology, chemistry, introductory physics and technology/engineering.
  • The MCAS STE is a high school graduation requirement.
  • The MCAS STE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Massachusetts: An Overview

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 MCAS STE Results by Subgroup

Scale: % at or above proficient


BiologyThis District
All Students88%
Female86%
Male90%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White87%
Economically disadvantaged86%
Not economically disadvantaged89%
Students with disabilities57%

Introductory PhysicsThis District
Subgroup results not available

ChemistryThis District
Subgroup results not available

Tech/EngineeringThis District
All Students45%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Students with disabilities45%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System Science and Technology/Engineering Tests (MCAS STE) to test students in high school in biology, chemistry, introductory physics and technology/engineering.
  • The MCAS STE is a high school graduation requirement.
  • The MCAS STE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Massachusetts Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Massachusetts: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source:
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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