Winthrop

  • Winthrop serves 405 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Winthrop placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Winthrop's student population of 405 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Winthrop is ranked within the top 30% 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 Winthrop is 0.31, 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#368 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
83%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.310.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMelrose 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
  • Melrose Herbert Clark Hoover
    Grades: K-5 | 269 students
    0.6 miles
    37 Glendower Road
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2180
    0.6 K-5 269
  • Melrose Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 318 students
    0.8 miles
    16 Franklin Street
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2260
    0.8 PK 318
  • Melrose Horace Mann
    Grades: K-5 | 281 students
    0.8 miles
    40 Damon Avenue
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2190
    0.8 K-5 281
  • Melrose Lincoln
    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
    0.8 miles
    80 West Wyoming Avenue
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2250
    0.8 K-5 421
  • Melrose Melrose High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,002 student
    0.9 miles
    360 Lynn Fells Parkway
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2200
    0.9 9-12 1,002

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