School Details

Miriam F McCarthy School

8 Flagg Dr, Framingham, MA 01701
(508) 626-9161
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 & ungraded 593 students 13 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

55%
42%
57%
51%
55%
67%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Framingham School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

39%
41%
53%
41%
40%
52%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Framingham School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

58%
60%
65%
48%
51%
61%
38%
45%
51%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Framingham School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Miriam F McCarthy School is a public elementary school in Framingham. The principal of Miriam F McCarthy School is Joan Vodoklys. 593 students go to Miriam F McCarthy School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 40% of the 593 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Miriam F McCarthy School is 13:1. St Bridget School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 62% 64%
Multiracial 5% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 6%
Asian 3% %
Hispanic 19% 23%
Black, non-Hispanic 11% 6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 40% 36%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    We have been nothing but thrilled by the caring nurturing and supportive environment provided at McCarthy!

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  • Principal leadership
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