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:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

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Cambridge School District Details

Cambridge School District
135 Berkshire St
Cambridge, MA 02141

6,678 Students enrolled in District

17 Schools in District

9 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
840 Cambridge 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
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) 45.3% 60.3%
Black 25.3% 9.5%
Hispanic 15.3% 22.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 13.6% 7.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $16,979 $119,735,908 37.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $3,182 $22,439,464 7.1%
Staff $2,386 $16,826,072 5.3%
General Administration $454 $3,201,608 1.0%
School Administration $1,487 $10,486,324 3.3%
Operation $2,719 $19,174,388 6.0%
Transportation $1,406 $9,915,112 3.1%
Other $753 $5,310,156 1.7%
Total Support $12,386 $87,346,072 27.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $15,667 $110,483,684 34.8%
Total Expenditures $45,032 $317,565,664 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,619 $10,073,171,000 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,333 $1,264,777,000 6.6%
Staff $904 $857,898,000 4.5%
General Administration $199 $188,621,000 1.0%
School Administration $739 $701,244,000 3.7%
Operation $1,464 $1,388,867,000 7.3%
Transportation $854 $810,163,000 4.2%
Other $438 $415,688,000 2.2%
Total Support $5,932 $5,627,258,000 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,598 $3,412,797,000 17.9%
Total Expenditures $20,149 $19,113,226,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%