I lived in Winchester for four years and have a 14 year-old daughter (now). She attended a brand new elementary school (1-yr) that was great with awesome teachers. The same experience cannot be said about the middle schools in Winchester. Depending on the area you live, your children will go to specific schools. We had one school less than a mile away, but she could not go there because where we lived. She had to be bussed to the other side of town. There in no common sense in the school districts. Winchester City and Frederick County Do Not Share resources which causes poor service and substandard schools. It would make more sense to do away with one of the systems and combined districts to provide a better learning environment for our children.... more
I can see by the date of this question, that your kids are already in the school by now. Hope they are thriving! Just wanted to let you know that in the future you can check out www.schooldigger.com for unbiased information on schools in the US.
Hope this helps you for next time!
Janice Copeland, REALTOR, ABR, SFR
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The rate of tax in Winchester City on real estate is .95 per $100.00 of the assessed value. If your property is assessed for $200,000 then your yearly property tax would be $1900.00 If you live in Frederick County the tax rate is .58 per $100 assessed. Your yearly tax on a $200,000 house in the county would be $1160.... more