Winchester Public Schools Fast Facts 2019-20

Fast Facts 2019-20
Our Students

OUR STUDENTS


WPS’ richly diverse students hail from all over the world and speak a vast array of languages!

  • White: 39%
  • Hispanic: 39%
  • Black/African American: 11%
  • Asian: .02%
  • Amer. Indian/Alaskan Nat: .007%
  • Nat. Hawaiian/Pac. Islander: TBA
  • Multiple: .08%
  • Approximately [TBA] of our students qualify for Free or Reduced meals
    English for Speakers of Other Languages enrollment: 21%

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    School Mascots

    SCHOOLS


  • John Handley High School: Grades 9-12
  • Daniel Morgan Middle School: Grades 7-8
  • Frederick Douglass Elementary: Grades PK-4
  • Daniel Morgan Intermediate School: Grades 5-6
  • Garland Quarles Elementary: Grades PK-4
  • John Kerr Elementary: Grades PK-4
  • Virginia Avenue Charlotte DeHart Elementary: Grades PK-4
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    Handley High School Graduates

    GRADUATES


  • On-time Graduation rate (June 2019): 89.49%
  • Graduates seeking post-secondary education: 69%
  • Total number of 2019 graduates: 308
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    SAT Scores

    SAT SCORES


  • Critical Reading/Writing
    • WPS Average: 601
    • Virginia Average: (Not yet available through College Board)
    • Worldwide Average: (Not yet available through College Board)
  • Math
    • WPS Average: 591
    • Virginia Average: (Not yet available through College Board)
    • Worldwide Average: (Not yet available through College Board)
  • Percentage of 2019 seniors who took the SAT: 42%
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    Operating Budget

    OPERATING BUDGET


  • Local funds: $535,586
  • City appropriation: $30,839,070
  • State funds: $27,164,441
  • Federal funds: $4,132,243
  • Total operating budget: $62,671,340
  • Per pupil expenditure estimated FY20: $15,197
  • Beginning teacher salary: $42,880
  • Average teacher salary: $53,783
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    School Nutrition

    SCHOOL NUTRITION


  • Breakfasts Served daily: 1,550
  • Lunches Served daily: 2,385
  • Lunch prices
    • Elementary: All elementary schools receive meals at no charge (CEP Program)
    • Middle & High: $3.15
    • Adult: $3.80
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    Student Enrollment

    STUDENT ENROLLMENT


  • Total number of students enrolled (PK-12): 4,396
  • Frederick Douglass Elementary: 371
  • John Kerr Elementary: 548
  • Garland Quarles Elementary: 408
  • Virginia Avenue Charlotte DeHart Elementary: 422
  • Daniel Morgan Intermediate School: 638
  • Daniel Morgan Middle School: 677
  • John Handley High School: 1,305
  • Northwestern Regional Educational Program: 37
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    WPS Employees

    EMPLOYEES


  • Total number of full-time positions: 703
  • Total number of instructional positions : 390
  • Total number of support staff: 284
  • Total number of administrators: 29
  • Professional staff with advanced degrees: 60%
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    School Buses

    TRANSPORTATION


  • Total number school buses: 46
  • Average daily ridership: 2,735
  • Miles traveled yearly: 365,937