Cambridge School District

  • 159 THORNDIKE ST
  • CAMBRIDGE, MA 02141
  • (617) 349-6494
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate88.3%81.5%
Dropout Rate1.6%3.4%
Per Pupil Spending$29,548$13,921
Students Per Teacher11.113.6
Number of Schools13-
Number of Students5,770-
Number of (FTE) Teachers518-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment5,77011.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students435
Kindergarten Students524
1st Grade Students501
2nd Grade Students482
3rd Grade Students428
4th Grade Students425
5th Grade Students409
6th Grade Students391
7th Grade Students399
8th Grade Students373
9th Grade Students441
10th Grade Students397
11th Grade Students382
12th Grade Students352
Ungraded Students9
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native36
Asian or Pacific Islander667
Hispanic845
Black (Non-Hispanic)1,997
White (Non-Hispanic)2,168
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male3,033
Female2,917

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers51811.1
Prekindergarten Teachers11-
Kindergarten Teachers47-
Elementary Teachers288-
Secondary Teachers171-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides230
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors7
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors14
Elementary-
Secondary14
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians15
Library Support Staff27
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff393
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators9
LEA Administrative Support Staff94
School Administrators39
School Administrative Support Staff44
Student Support Services150
Other Support Services Staff58

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$187,511,000-
Total Local Revenues$145,167,00077.4%
Parent Government Contributions$142,790,00076.2%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$45,0000.02%
School Lunch$782,0000.4%
District Activity Receipts$19,0000.01%
Private Contributions$240,0000.1%
Miscellaneous$1,291,0000.7%
Total State Revenues$34,607,00018.5%
General Formula Assistance$8,516,0004.5%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$3,875,0002.1%
Transportation Programs$2,694,0001.4%
Other Programs$1,633,0000.9%
Non-Specified$2,339,0001.2%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$15,550,0008.3%
Total Federal Revenues$7,737,0004.1%
Through State - Title I$2,429,0001.3%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$2,341,0001.2%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$139,0000.07%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$743,0000.4%
Through State - Other$993,0000.5%
Direct - Other$1,092,0000.6%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$167,892,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$100,402,00059.8%
Total Support Services Expenditures$63,117,00037.6%
Student Support$11,992,0006.4%
Instructional Staff Support$14,767,0007.9%
General Administration Support$1,913,0001.0%
School Administration Support$6,209,0003.3%
Operation and Maintenance Support$18,063,0009.6%
Student Transportation Support$5,148,0002.7%
Other Support Services$5,025,0002.7%
Total Other Expenditures$4,373,0002.6%
Food Services$2,598,0001.4%
Other Services$1,775,0000.9%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 88.3%
Total Diploma Count 394
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 1
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12241.6%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Cambridge School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 13
  • Students: 5,770
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 518
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AMIGOS SCHOOL
101 Kinnaird St
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
295 8.9

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CAMBRIDGEPORT SCHOOL
89 Elm St
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
295 11.7

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CAMBRIDGE RINDGE AND LATIN SCHOOL
459 Broadway
Cambridge, MA
Public | 9-12
1,583 9.7

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
FLETCHER / MAYNARD ACADEMY
225 Windsor St
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
249 8.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
GRAHAM AND PARKS SCHOOL
44 Linnaean St
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
418 13.5

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HAGGERTY SCHOOL
110 Cushing St
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-6
296 13.1

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JOHN M TOBIN SCHOOL
197 Vassal Ln
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
363 7.8

3 out of 5
1 Review
KENNEDY-LONGFELLOW SCHOOL
158 Spring St
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
368 9.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
KING OPEN SCHOOL
850 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
498 11.3

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MARIA L. BALDWIN SCHOOL
28 Sacramento St
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
383 12.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. SCHOOL
100 Putnam Ave
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
263 10.2

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MORSE SCHOOL
40 Granite St
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
419 14.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
PEABODY SCHOOL
70 Rindge Ave
Cambridge, MA
Public | PK-8
520 11.7

1 out of 5
1 Review
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