Winchester High School

80 Skillings Road
Winchester, MA 01890
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Winchester High School serves 1,351 students in grades 9-12.
Winchester High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 96% (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 ≥99% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Winchester High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Winchester High School's student population of 1,351 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers91 teachers
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School Comparison

Winchester High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Winchester High School is 0.42, 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
#4 out of 1666 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
17%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
74%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.59
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Graduation Rate
95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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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 Winchester High School is Woburn High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mccall Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Winchester Lincoln Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
    0.3 miles
    161 Mystic Valley Parkway
    Winchester, MA 01890
    (781) 721-7017
    0.3 K-5 403
  • Winchester Mccall Middle School Math: 80% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,111 student
    0.3 miles
    458 Main Street
    Winchester, MA 01890
    (781) 721-7026
    0.3 6-8 1,111
  • Winchester Muraco Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 381 students
    0.5 miles
    33 Bates Road
    Winchester, MA 01890
    (781) 721-7030
    0.5 K-5 381
  • Winchester Lynch Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 540 students
    0.8 miles
    10 Brantwood Road
    Winchester, MA 01890
    (781) 721-7013
    0.8 PK-5 540
  • Winchester Ambrose Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
    1.3 miles
    27 High Street
    Winchester, MA 01890
    (781) 721-7012
    1.3 K-5 421

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