Cambridge Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Cambridge School District Details

Cambridge School District
159 Thorndike Street
Cambridge, MA 02141

7,052 Students enrolled in District

17 Schools in District

10 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Cambridge School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

(10 is best)

Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
51%
60%
53%
54%
50%
57%
51%
60%
53%
54%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Amigos School
15 Upton Street
Cambridge, MA, 02139
PK-08
Cambridge Rindge And Latin School
459 Broadway Ave
Cambridge, MA, 02138
09-12
Cambridge Street Upper School
158 Spring Street
Cambridge, MA, 02141
06-08
Cambridgeport School
89 Elm Street
Cambridge, MA, 02139
PK-05
Fletcher/maynard Academy School
225 Windsor Street
Cambridge, MA, 02139
PK-05
Graham And Parks School
44 Linnaean Street
Cambridge, MA, 02140
PK-05
Haggerty School
110 Cushing Street
Cambridge, MA, 02138
PK-05
John M Tobin School
197 Vassal Lane
Cambridge, MA, 02138
PK-05
Kennedy-Longfellow School
158 Spring Street
Cambridge, MA, 02139
PK-05
King Open School
359 Broadway
Cambridge, MA, 02139
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.4% 61.3%
Black 26.1% 9.5%
Hispanic 15.0% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.0% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $16,029 $108,901,026 45.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,689 $18,269,066 7.6%
Staff $2,553 $17,345,082 7.2%
General Administration $396 $2,690,424 1.1%
School Administration $1,120 $7,609,280 3.2%
Operation $2,421 $16,448,274 6.8%
Transportation $1,159 $7,874,246 3.3%
Other $1,009 $6,855,146 2.9%
Total Support $11,348 $77,098,312 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $8,008 $54,406,352 22.6%
Total Expenditures $35,385 $240,405,690 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,120 $9,630,960,585 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,250 $1,189,576,244 6.4%
Staff $963 $916,282,080 4.9%
General Administration $192 $182,442,258 1.0%
School Administration $711 $676,656,822 3.7%
Operation $1,383 $1,315,824,526 7.1%
Transportation $810 $770,571,220 4.2%
Other $422 $401,747,463 2.2%
Total Support $5,730 $5,453,029,477 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,609 $3,434,418,106 18.5%
Total Expenditures $19,460 $18,518,282,808 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%