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New Leadership Charter (District)

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37 Alderman St
Springfield, MA 01108
Hampden County
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PH: (413) 782-9111
FAX: (413) 782-9991

  • Grades 6-12 & ungraded
  • 489 students
  • 1 school

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 MCAS Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 37% (2013)
 30% (2012)
 40% (2011)
 39% (2010)
 41% (2009)
 52% (2008)
 37% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 67% in 2013.

Math
 19% (2013)
 13% (2012)
 17% (2011)
 21% (2010)
 25% (2009)
 30% (2008)
 19% (2007)
The state average for Math was 60% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 46% (2013)
 43% (2012)
 49% (2011)
 42% (2010)
 43% (2009)
 46% (2008)
 46% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 71% in 2013.

Math
 7% (2013)
 9% (2012)
 10% (2011)
 24% (2010)
 19% (2009)
 13% (2008)
 13% (2007)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
 10% (2013)
 13% (2012)
 12% (2011)
 9% (2010)
 6% (2009)
 19% (2008)
 1% (2007)
The state average for Science was 39% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 58% (2013)
 70% (2012)
 66% (2011)
 58% (2010)
 65% (2009)
 56% (2008)
 46% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 78% in 2013.

Math
 7% (2013)
 17% (2012)
 24% (2011)
 29% (2010)
 20% (2009)
 26% (2008)
 1% (2007)
The state average for Math was 54% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 10

Science
 39% (2013)
 31% (2012)
 19% (2011)
 38% (2010)
The state average for Science was 71% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 97% (2013)
 72% (2012)
 79% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 79% (2009)
 66% (2008)
 50% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 91% in 2013.

Math
 74% (2013)
 56% (2012)
 62% (2011)
 58% (2010)
 59% (2009)
 58% (2008)
 37% (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 6
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students37%
Female45%
Male28%
African American28%
Asiann/a
Hispanic39%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White46%
Economically disadvantaged40%
Not economically disadvantaged30%
Title I37%

MathThis District
All Students19%
Female19%
Male18%
African American17%
Asiann/a
Hispanic15%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White31%
Economically disadvantaged17%
Not economically disadvantaged29%
Title I19%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students46%
Female53%
Male38%
African American42%
Asiann/a
Hispanic56%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White21%
Economically disadvantaged43%
Not economically disadvantaged52%
Title I46%

MathThis District
All Students7%
Female9%
Male4%
African American9%
Asiann/a
Hispanic5%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White7%
Economically disadvantaged3%
Not economically disadvantaged14%
Title I7%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
All Students10%
Female4%
Male19%
African American8%
Asiann/a
Hispanic5%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged11%
Not economically disadvantaged8%
Title I10%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students58%
Female52%
Male67%
African American67%
Asiann/a
Hispanic46%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged59%
Not economically disadvantaged54%
Title I58%

MathThis District
All Students7%
Female6%
Male9%
African American8%
Asiann/a
Hispanic0%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged7%
Not economically disadvantaged8%
Title I7%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 10
ScienceThis District
All Students39%
Female33%
Male46%
African American44%
Asiann/a
Hispanic26%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged40%
Not economically disadvantaged37%
Title I39%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students97%
Female97%
Male96%
African American97%
Asiann/a
Hispanic96%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged94%
Not economically disadvantaged100%
Title I97%

MathThis District
All Students74%
Female72%
Male75%
African American70%
Asiann/a
Hispanic75%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged72%
Not economically disadvantaged76%
Title I74%
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
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
 29% (2010)
 27% (2009)
 31% (2008)
 0% (2007)
The state average for Biology was 73% in 2013.

Introductory Physics
 30% (2013)
 33% (2012)
 30% (2011)
 13% (2010)
 37% (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)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Chemistry was 65% in 2013.

Tech/Engineering
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 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
Subgroup results not available

Introductory PhysicsThis District
All Students30%
Female33%
Male26%
African American29%
Asiann/a
Hispanic24%
Multiracialn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged29%
Not economically disadvantaged30%
Title I30%

ChemistryThis District
Subgroup results not available

Tech/EngineeringThis District
Subgroup results not available
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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