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85%
  • Millbrook High
  • 251 First Woods Dr., Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,312
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
84%
  • John Handley High
  • Po Box 910, Winchester
  • WINCHESTER CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,203
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
84%
  • James Wood High
  • 161 Apple Pie Ridge Rd, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,304
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
82%
  • John Kerr Elementary
  • 536 Jefferson Street, Winchester
  • WINCHESTER CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 285
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
81%
  • Armel Elementary
  • 2239 Front Royal Pike, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 563
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
77%
  • Apple Pie Ridge Elementary
  • 349 Apple Pie Ridge Rd, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 499
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
77%
  • Indian Hollow Elementary
  • 1548 North Hayfield Rd, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 384
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
77%
  • Admiral Richard E. Byrd Middle School
  • 134 Rosa Lane, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 895
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
76%
  • Orchard View Elementary
  • 4275 Middle Rd, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 448
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
76%
  • Evendale Elementary
  • 220 Rosa Lane, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 543
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
73%
  • Greenwood Mill Elementary
  • 281 Channing Drive, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 677
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
73%
  • James Wood Middle School
  • 1313 Amherst Street, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 850
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
72%
  • Garland R. Quarles Elementary
  • 1310 S Loudoun St, Winchester
  • WINCHESTER CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 542
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
69%
  • Gainesboro Elementary
  • 4651 N Frederick Pike, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 547
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
68%
  • Frederick County Middle School
  • 441 Linden Dr, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 691
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
67%
  • Daniel Morgan Middle School
  • 48 S Purcell Ave, Winchester
  • WINCHESTER CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 1,287
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
65%
  • Redbud Run Elementary
  • 250 First Woods Dr, Winchester
  • FREDERICK CO PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 687
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
65%
  • Virginia Ave. Charlotte Dehart Elementary
  • 550 Virginia Ave, Winchester
  • WINCHESTER CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 477
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
65%
  • Frederick Douglass Elementary
  • 100 Cedarmeade Ave, Winchester
  • WINCHESTER CITY PBLC SCHS
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 475
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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Winchester school information

IndexWinchesterVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores71%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools191,59679,221
Total private schools655324,874
Total post-secondary schools21997,963
The Winchester, VA educational system consists of 19 public schools, 6 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Winchester public schools have average test scores of 71% which is 9% lower than than the Virginia average and 43% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Winchester public schools is 13:1, compared to 13:1 in Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.1% have completed high school, 31.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Winchester

IndexWinchesterVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade80.0%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school78.1%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college55.5%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.9%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.3%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters13.5%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.3%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.7%1.3%

There are a total of 19 public schools, 6 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Winchester. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Winchester, VA schools is 71%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Winchester, VA, an average of 80.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Winchester schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Winchester, VA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Berryville, VA4,26880%62%
Strasburg, VA6,52576%53%
Stephens City, VA1,96974%50%
Boyce, VA1,01367%36%
Middletown, VA1,44266%33%
Winchester, VA27,34971%43%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Milton, MA27,35181%64%
Maryland Heights, MO27,35967%37%
Wilmette, IL27,36771%44%
Winona, MN27,37253%8%
Windsor, CA27,31837%25%
Winchester, VA27,34971%43%
Source: The Winchester, VA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.