Winter Hill Community

  • Winter Hill Community serves 459 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Winter Hill Community placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Winter Hill Community's student population of 459 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students459 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Winter Hill Community
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Winter Hill Community is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Winter Hill Community is 0.67, which is more 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#1478 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
50%
20%
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Black
15%
9%
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White
24%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Winter Hill Community and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Winter Hill Community and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Somerville Somerville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,215 student
    0.3 miles
    81 Highland Avenue
    Somerville, MA 02143
    (617) 625-6600
    0.3 9-12 1,215
  • Somerville Arthur D Healey
    Grades: PK-8 | 451 students
    0.4 miles
    5 Meacham Street
    Somerville, MA 02145
    (617) 629-5420
    0.4 PK-8 451
  • Somerville E Somerville Community
    Grades: K-8 | 720 students
    0.5 miles
    50 Cross Street
    Somerville, MA 02145
    (617) 625-6600
    0.5 K-8 720
  • Medford Christopher Columbus
    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
    0.7 miles
    37 Hicks Avenue
    Medford, MA 02155
    (781) 393-2177
    0.7 PK-5 377
  • Somerville Full Circle High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 52 students
    0.7 miles
    11 Otis Street
    Somerville, MA 02145
    (617) 629-5640
    0.7 9-12 52

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