Winchester School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,662 students in Winchester School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Winchester School District have an average math proficiency score of 81% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 82% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Winchester School District are Vinson-owen Elementary School, Winchester High School and Ambrose Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Winchester School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Winchester School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,849 Schools
# Students
4,662 Students
951,520 Students
# Teachers
362 Teachers
72,945 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Winchester School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 401 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 99% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#9 out of 404 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Winchester  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
51%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
54%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Winchester  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.44
0.59
# American Indian Students
7 Students
2,098 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
799 Students
65,433 Students
% Asian Students
17%
7%
# Hispanic Students
160 Students
190,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
20%
# Black Students
51 Students
86,216 Students
% Black Students
1%
9%
# White Students
3,409 Students
571,635 Students
% White Students
73%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
812 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
235 Students
34,518 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
89
30,411
# Students in K Grade:
304
65,579
# Students in 1st Grade:
344
67,670
# Students in 2nd Grade:
346
68,165
# Students in 3rd Grade:
358
69,969
# Students in 4th Grade:
397
72,086
# Students in 5th Grade:
362
72,285
# Students in 6th Grade:
375
70,804
# Students in 7th Grade:
377
70,469
# Students in 8th Grade:
359
71,492
# Students in 9th Grade:
366
76,601
# Students in 10th Grade:
345
73,016
# Students in 11th Grade:
307
71,748
# Students in 12th Grade:
333
70,028
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,197

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,945 in this school district is less than the state median of $21,203. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,697 is less than the state median of $19,776. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$84 MM
$29 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 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$87 MM
$27 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 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,945
$21,203
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Winchester  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,697
$19,776
This chart display average spending per public school student in Winchester  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Winchester School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Vinson-owen Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
75 Johnson Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7019
Grades: PK-5
| 455 students
Rank: #22.
Winchester High School
Math: 86% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
80 Skillings Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7020
Grades: 9-12
| 1,351 students
Rank: #33.
Ambrose Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
27 High Street
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7012
Grades: K-5
| 421 students
Rank: #44.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
161 Mystic Valley Parkway
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7017
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #55.
Mccall Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
458 Main Street
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7026
Grades: 6-8
| 1,111 students
Rank: #66.
Muraco Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
33 Bates Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7030
Grades: K-5
| 381 students
Rank: #77.
Lynch Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10 Brantwood Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7013
Grades: PK-5
| 540 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Winchester
  • 40 Samoset Road, Winchester, MA, 01890-3442
  • (781) 721-7004
  • winchesterps.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,662 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 20% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44

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