School Details

Winter Hill Community School

Test Scores by grade

34%
44%
57%
42%
49%
67%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Somerville School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

28%
45%
53%
35%
40%
52%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Somerville School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

44%
49%
65%
51%
43%
61%
26%
34%
51%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Somerville School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

37%
52%
67%
22%
43%
60%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Somerville School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

52%
67%
71%
60%
46%
52%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Somerville School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

51%
69%
78%
31%
45%
54%
16%
30%
39%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Somerville School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Winter Hill Community School is a public middle school in Somerville. The principal of Winter Hill Community School is Stephen Tuccelli. 395 students attend Winter Hill Community School and identify mostly as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 84% of the 395 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Winter Hill Community School is 11:1. Arthur D. Healey School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band

Sports

  • Basketball
  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 37% 39%
White, non-Hispanic 26% 37%
Black, non-Hispanic 24% 13%
Asian/Pacific Islander 11% 9%
Asian 10% %
Multiracial 1% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 84% 69%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    My boys have excelled since transferring to the WHCS. The teachers pricipal and vice principal are all very supportive.

  • (9 years ago)

    Winter Hill Community School is one of the best schools that I myself have deal with and I also have two of three boys in there one is in seventh and the other is in third and both have wonderful teachers and best of all a great system...

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Overall score

(based on 5 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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