Vinson-owen Elementary School

75 Johnson Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Vinson-owen Elementary School serves 455 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Vinson-owen Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Vinson-owen Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Vinson-owen Elementary School's student population of 455 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students455 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Vinson-owen Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Vinson-owen Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#146 out of 1666 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
20%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
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9%
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White
69%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWinchester School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Vinson-owen Elementary School is Winchester High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Daniel L Joyce Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ambrose Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Winchester Ambrose Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
    0.9 miles
    27 High Street
    Winchester, MA 01890
    (781) 721-7012
    0.9 K-5 421
  • Woburn Clyde Reeves
    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
    1.1 miles
    240 Lexington Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781) 937-8240
    1.1 PK-5 429
  • Lexington Harrington
    Grades: K-5 | 478 students
    1.2 miles
    328 Lowell Street
    Lexington, MA 02420
    (781) 860-0012
    1.2 K-5 478
  • Lexington Lexington Children's Place
    Grades: PK | 71 students
    1.2 miles
    328 Lowell Street
    Lexington, MA 02420
    (781) 860-5823
    1.2 PK 71
  • Winchester Lynch Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 540 students
    1.4 miles
    10 Brantwood Road
    Winchester, MA 01890
    (781) 721-7013
    1.4 PK-5 540

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