School Details

Muraco Elementary School

33 Bates Rd, Winchester, MA 01890
(781) 721-7030
10

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 & ungraded 466 students 17 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

92%
87%
57%
93%
89%
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
  • Winchester School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

78%
79%
53%
79%
75%
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
  • Winchester School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

94%
91%
65%
84%
88%
61%
93%
87%
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
  • Winchester School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Muraco Elementary School is a public elementary school in Winchester. The principal of Muraco Elementary School is Robert Teel. 466 students go to Muraco Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 6% of the 466 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Muraco Elementary School is 17:1. St Mary's School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Field hockey
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 65% 83%
Multiracial 5% 2%
Hispanic 3% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 27% 10%
Asian 26% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.9% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.1%
Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 6% 4%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    Muraco is a great school due to the great teamwork of the outstanding teachers and administration. My daughter attended 4th and 5th grades there. She learned a lot and had fun doing it.

  • (8 years ago)

    Excellent teachers very caring top rated elementary school in state by Boston Magazine; most improved school in town great test scores nice kids.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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