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Holyoke Community Charter (District)

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2200 Northampton St
Holyoke, MA 01040
Hampden County
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PH: (413) 533-0111
FAX: (413) 536-5444

  • Grades 1-8 & ungraded
  • 710 students
  • 1 school

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 MCAS Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 29% (2013)
 45% (2012)
 39% (2011)
 14% (2010)
 16% (2009)
 23% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 57% in 2013.

Math
 47% (2013)
 41% (2012)
 50% (2011)
 23% (2010)
 30% (2009)
 23% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Math was 67% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4

English Language Arts
 32% (2013)
 32% (2012)
 23% (2011)
 9% (2010)
 15% (2009)
 6% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 53% in 2013.

Math
 20% (2013)
 33% (2012)
 18% (2011)
 21% (2010)
 18% (2009)
 19% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Science
 42% (2013)
 26% (2012)
 22% (2011)
 22% (2010)
 26% (2009)
 17% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Science was 51% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 42% (2013)
 27% (2012)
 42% (2011)
 38% (2010)
 35% (2009)
 20% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 65% in 2013.

Math
 53% (2013)
 19% (2012)
 37% (2011)
 15% (2010)
 34% (2009)
 12% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Math was 61% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 45% (2013)
 49% (2012)
 55% (2011)
 46% (2010)
 46% (2009)
 46% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 67% in 2013.

Math
 27% (2013)
 53% (2012)
 38% (2011)
 34% (2010)
 32% (2009)
 26% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Math was 60% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 54% (2013)
 47% (2012)
 63% (2011)
 58% (2010)
 51% (2009)
 35% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 71% in 2013.

Math
 45% (2013)
 35% (2012)
 61% (2011)
 25% (2010)
 29% (2009)
 28% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
 22% (2013)
 10% (2012)
 17% (2011)
 9% (2010)
 6% (2009)
 6% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Science was 39% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 80% (2013)
 75% (2012)
 82% (2011)
 62% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 59% (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 78% in 2013.

Math
 67% (2013)
 48% (2012)
 52% (2011)
 35% (2010)
 43% (2009)
 29% (2008)
Data not available for this district (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 Students29%
Female46%
Male7%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic29%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged27%
Title I29%
Students with disabilities0%

MathThis District
All Students47%
Female51%
Male41%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic42%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged44%
Title I47%
Students with disabilities0%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students32%
Female40%
Male26%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic34%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged32%
Title I32%
Students with disabilities0%

MathThis District
All Students20%
Female19%
Male20%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic17%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged20%
Title I20%
Students with disabilities14%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5
ScienceThis District
All Students42%
Female39%
Male46%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic40%
Multiracialn/a
White45%
Economically disadvantaged37%
Not economically disadvantaged60%
Title I42%
Students with disabilities10%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students42%
Female45%
Male39%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic41%
Multiracialn/a
White45%
Economically disadvantaged36%
Not economically disadvantaged65%
Title I42%
Students with disabilities20%

MathThis District
All Students53%
Female53%
Male54%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic51%
Multiracialn/a
White63%
Economically disadvantaged54%
Not economically disadvantaged50%
Title I53%
Students with disabilities10%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students45%
Female57%
Male30%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic41%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged40%
Not economically disadvantaged71%
Title I45%
Students with disabilities9%

MathThis District
All Students27%
Female25%
Male30%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic24%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged22%
Not economically disadvantaged50%
Title I27%
Students with disabilities9%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students54%
Female70%
Male42%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic57%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged48%
Not economically disadvantaged75%
Title I54%
Students with disabilities9%

MathThis District
All Students45%
Female40%
Male50%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic45%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged41%
Not economically disadvantaged63%
Title I45%
Students with disabilities9%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
All Students22%
Female23%
Male20%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic21%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged16%
Not economically disadvantaged36%
Title I22%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students80%
Female89%
Male70%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic78%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged78%
Not economically disadvantaged86%
Title I80%

MathThis District
All Students67%
Female66%
Male70%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic65%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged63%
Not economically disadvantaged78%
Title I67%
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

See Massachusetts' state standards

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 Teachers

 
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 Students

 
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 Spending Per Pupil

 

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