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Lawrence Family Development Charter (District)

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34 West St
Lawrence, MA 01841
Essex County
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PH: (978) 689-9863
FAX: (978) 689-8133

  • Grades K-8 & ungraded
  • 613 students
  • 1 school

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 MCAS Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 57% (2013)
 78% (2012)
 47% (2011)
 51% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 36% (2008)
 38% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 57% in 2013.

Math
 84% (2013)
 75% (2012)
 77% (2011)
 57% (2010)
 32% (2009)
 56% (2008)
 60% (2007)
The state average for Math was 67% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4

English Language Arts
 63% (2013)
 70% (2012)
 31% (2011)
 25% (2010)
 35% (2009)
 26% (2008)
 30% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 53% in 2013.

Math
 58% (2013)
 64% (2012)
 40% (2011)
 38% (2010)
 29% (2009)
 37% (2008)
 28% (2007)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Science
 50% (2013)
 34% (2012)
 35% (2011)
 34% (2010)
 20% (2009)
 22% (2008)
 7% (2007)
The state average for Science was 51% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 64% (2013)
 61% (2012)
 48% (2011)
 51% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 32% (2008)
 34% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 65% in 2013.

Math
 59% (2013)
 61% (2012)
 55% (2011)
 42% (2010)
 46% (2009)
 48% (2008)
 27% (2007)
The state average for Math was 61% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 67% (2013)
 64% (2012)
 72% (2011)
 73% (2010)
 60% (2009)
 49% (2008)
 61% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 67% in 2013.

Math
 78% (2013)
 61% (2012)
 57% (2011)
 76% (2010)
 56% (2009)
 47% (2008)
 54% (2007)
The state average for Math was 60% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 81% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 81% (2011)
 74% (2010)
 61% (2009)
 75% (2008)
 49% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 71% in 2013.

Math
 54% (2013)
 57% (2012)
 77% (2011)
 61% (2010)
 52% (2009)
 60% (2008)
 40% (2007)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
 40% (2013)
 50% (2012)
 24% (2011)
 24% (2010)
 27% (2009)
 7% (2008)
 14% (2007)
The state average for Science was 39% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 90% (2013)
 94% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 65% (2010)
 83% (2009)
 65% (2008)
 58% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 78% in 2013.

Math
 63% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 58% (2011)
 63% (2010)
 64% (2009)
 61% (2008)
 50% (2007)
The state average for Math was 54% 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.

Testing in Massachusetts: An Overview

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 MCAS Results by Subgroup

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students57%
Female57%
Male58%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic57%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged55%
Title I57%
English language learners0%

MathThis District
All Students84%
Female83%
Male83%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic83%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged83%
Title I84%
English language learners59%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students63%
Female66%
Male61%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic63%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged62%
Title I63%
English language learners0%

MathThis District
All Students58%
Female62%
Male53%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic58%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged56%
Title I58%
English language learners0%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5
ScienceThis District
All Students50%
Female42%
Male59%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic50%
Multiracialn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged52%
Title I50%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students64%
Female63%
Male66%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic64%
Multiracialn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged67%
Title I64%

MathThis District
All Students59%
Female60%
Male59%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic59%
Multiracialn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged63%
Title I59%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students67%
Female70%
Male62%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic67%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged65%
Title I67%

MathThis District
All Students78%
Female75%
Male81%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic78%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged75%
Title I78%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students81%
Female94%
Male64%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic81%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged81%
Title I81%

MathThis District
All Students54%
Female63%
Male41%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic54%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged53%
Title I54%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
All Students40%
Female35%
Male46%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic41%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged40%
Title I40%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students90%
Female94%
Male88%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic91%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged90%
Title I90%

MathThis District
All Students63%
Female68%
Male59%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic63%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged62%
Title I63%
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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 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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