Curriculum Info

The Acton Public Schools follow the 2011 Massachusetts 
Mathematics Curriculum Framework which is based upon the Common Core State Standards.  Teachers at each grade level have also worked together to identify common learning goals for the district.  The standards and learning goals are available on the district curriculum website.

For information about mathematical fluency expectations at each grade level, click here.

The Acton-Boxborough Elementary Schools are unique in that each elementary school has selected their math program independently.  Here are the programs currently in use at each school:

Blanchard used Math in Focus Singapore Math in grade K-6.

Conant uses Investigations in grades K-2 and Go Math in grades 3-6.

Douglas uses Everyday Math K-6 and is piloting ST Math in grades 4 & 5.

Gates uses Go Math in grades K-6.

McCarthy-Towne uses Envision Math in grades 1-6 and uses Investigations in kindergarten and as a supplement in grades 1-3.

Merriam uses Investigations K-5 and Go Math in grade 6.

Subpages (1): Math Fluency Guidelines