Cambridge, MA
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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Cambridge School District Details

Cambridge School District
159 Thorndike Street
Cambridge, MA 02141

6,539 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Amigos School
15 Upton Street
Cambridge, MA, 02139
PK-08
Cambridgeport School
89 Elm Street
Cambridge, MA, 02139
PK-05
Cambridge Rindge And Latin School
459 Broadway Ave
Cambridge, MA, 02138
09-12
Cambridge Street Upper School
850 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA, 02141
06-08
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
850 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA, 02139
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.8% 65.8%
Black 29.9% 9.0%
Hispanic 14.5% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 13.3% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.9% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.5% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $14,921 $94,912,481 42.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,571 $16,354,131 7.4%
Staff $2,705 $17,206,505 7.8%
General Administration $486 $3,091,446 1.4%
School Administration $1,329 $8,453,769 3.8%
Operation $2,718 $17,289,198 7.8%
Transportation $899 $5,718,539 2.6%
Other $1,055 $6,710,855 3.0%
Total Support $11,763 $74,824,443 33.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $8,154 $51,867,594 23.4%
Total Expenditures $34,838 $221,604,518 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,238 $8,829,317,762 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,149 $1,098,638,023 6.4%
Staff $894 $854,825,435 5.0%
General Administration $198 $189,340,536 1.1%
School Administration $656 $626,728,689 3.7%
Operation $1,359 $1,298,651,332 7.6%
Transportation $699 $668,422,780 3.9%
Other $406 $388,136,507 2.3%
Total Support $5,362 $5,124,624,208 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,248 $3,104,553,880 18.2%
Total Expenditures $17,847 $17,058,595,089 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%