Winchester School District

40 Samoset Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

Winchester School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Massachusetts for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,362 students in Winchester School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Winchester School District have an average math proficiency score of 65% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,847 Schools
# Students
4,362 Students
911,529 Students
# Teachers
356 Teachers
76,212 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Winchester School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 395 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 97% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
#25 out of 395 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Winchester  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
64%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Winchester  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
75%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Winchester  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
98%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Winchester  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.48
0.63
# American Indian Students
6 Students
2,055 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
841 Students
65,787 Students
% Asian Students
19%
7%
# Hispanic Students
151 Students
210,601 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
23%
# Black Students
46 Students
84,956 Students
% Black Students
1%
10%
# White Students
3,017 Students
507,258 Students
% White Students
69%
56%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
788 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
298 Students
39,090 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
61
27,714
# Students in K Grade:
280
62,374
# Students in 1st Grade:
262
62,602
# Students in 2nd Grade:
345
64,073
# Students in 3rd Grade:
331
65,481
# Students in 4th Grade:
324
65,789
# Students in 5th Grade:
351
66,972
# Students in 6th Grade:
349
67,110
# Students in 7th Grade:
338
69,038
# Students in 8th Grade:
372
71,463
# Students in 9th Grade:
323
75,727
# Students in 10th Grade:
341
71,088
# Students in 11th Grade:
342
69,758
# Students in 12th Grade:
343
70,661
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,679

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,498 in this school district is less than the state median of $23,971. The school district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,268 is less than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$98 MM
$21,850 MM
This chart display total revenue of Winchester  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$93 MM
$22,544 MM
This chart display total spending of Winchester  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$22,498
$23,971
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Winchester  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$21,268
$24,732
This chart display average spending per public school student in Winchester  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Winchester School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Winchester High School
(Math: 87% | Reading: 89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
80 Skillings Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7020
Grades: 9-12
| 1,349 students
Rank: #22.
Vinson-owen Elementary School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
75 Johnson Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7019
Grades: PK-5
| 411 students
Rank: #33.
Ambrose Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
27 High Street
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7012
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #44.
Lincoln Elementary School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
161 Mystic Valley Parkway
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7017
Grades: K-5
| 347 students
Rank: #55.
Muraco Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
33 Bates Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7030
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #66.
Lynch Elementary School
(Math: 63% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10 Brantwood Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7013
Grades: PK-5
| 506 students
Rank: #77.
Mccall Middle School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
458 Main Street
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7026
Grades: 6-8
| 1,059 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Winchester School District?
Winchester School District manages 7 public schools serving 4,362 students.
What is the rank of Winchester School District?
Winchester School District is ranked #25 out of 395 school districts in Massachusetts (top 10%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Massachusetts school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%), Highest graduation rate (Top 5%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Winchester School District?
69% of Winchester School District students are White, 19% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Winchester School District?
Winchester School District has a student/teacher ratio of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What is Winchester School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $21,268 is less than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,362 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • : 98% (Top 5% in MA)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 64% (Top 10%)
  • : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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