Winchester School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public elementary schools serving 3,093 students in Winchester School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 1% of public elementary schools in Massachusetts.
Public Elementary Schools in Winchester School District have an average math proficiency score of 80% (versus the Massachusetts public elementary school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 81% (versus the 53% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Winchester School District are Vinson-owen Elementary School, Ambrose Elementary School and Lincoln Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Massachusetts public elementary school average of 46% (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
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,383 Schools
# Students
3,093 Students
602,952 Students
# Teachers
249 Teachers
49,137 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Winchester School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 339 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 2020-2021 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
0.49
0.64
# American Indian Students
2 Students
1,279 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
595 Students
44,433 Students
% Asian Students
19%
7%
# Hispanic Students
100 Students
141,827 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
24%
# Black Students
33 Students
60,520 Students
% Black Students
1%
10%
# White Students
2,130 Students
327,542 Students
% White Students
69%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
514 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
232 Students
26,660 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
50
14,144
# Students in K Grade:
236
54,925
# Students in 1st Grade:
346
63,797
# Students in 2nd Grade:
335
65,329
# Students in 3rd Grade:
325
65,809
# Students in 4th Grade:
355
67,009
# Students in 5th Grade:
362
67,520
# Students in 6th Grade:
348
69,383
# Students in 7th Grade:
388
59,975
# Students in 8th Grade:
348
56,635
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
5,150
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
4,791
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
4,335
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
4,006
# Ungraded Students:
-
144

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,607 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,177. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,387 is less than the state median of $20,474. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$84 MM
$30 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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$87 MM
$28 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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,607
$22,177
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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,387
$20,474
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 2018-19 school year data.

Best Winchester School District Public Elementary 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
| 403 students
Rank: #22.
Ambrose Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
27 High Street
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7012
Grades: K-5
| 337 students
Rank: #33.
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
| 393 students
Rank: #44.
Mccall Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
458 Main Street
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7026
Grades: 6-8
| 1,084 students
Rank: #55.
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
| 367 students
Rank: #66.
Lynch Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10 Brantwood Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7013
Grades: PK-5
| 509 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Winchester School District
  • 40 Samoset Road, Winchester, MA, 01890-3442
  • (781) 721-7004
  • winchesterps.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,093 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 20% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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