PROFICIENCY 52% 19% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #17 of 17 in Cambridge
  • Ranked #19 of 20 in Cambridge
  • Ranked #1262 of 1862 in Massachusetts
Proficiency Averages
66%Cambridge
62%Cambridge
64%Massachusetts

Kennedy-longfellow is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Cambridge" in Cambridge, MA. There are a total of 258 students and 28 teachers at Kennedy-longfellow, for a student to teacher ratio of 10 to 1. There are a total of 138 free lunch students and 12 reduced lunch students.

Kennedy-longfellow has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 52.0%, which is 19% lower than the Massachusetts average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students258
Teachers27.91
Student/Teacher ratio10:1
Free lunch138
Reduced lunch12

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Kennedy-longfellow, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
340-59%
450-59%
521-39%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All55-59%
340-59%
470-79%
540-59%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Kennedy-longfellow race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMassachusettsNational
Caucasian 34.1% 37.9% 65.0% 51.1%
African American 26.0% 28.6% 8.7% 15.9%
Asian 15.5% 12.2% 6.2% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.8% 13.8% 16.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.7% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.6% 0.4% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.0% 6.4% 3.3% 3.1%

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SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Putnam Avenue Upper School53%0.0Cambridge, MA
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Cambridge Street Upper School58%0.3Cambridge, MA
King Open60%0.3Cambridge, MA
Fletcher/maynard Academy57%0.5Cambridge, MA
Cambridgeport60%0.6Cambridge, MA
Prospect Hill Academy Charter School52%0.7Cambridge, MA
Martin Luther King Jr.67%0.9Cambridge, MA
Albert F. Argenziano School At Lincoln Park54%0.9Somerville, MA
Clarence R Edwards Middle School39%1.2Boston, MA
E Somerville Community42%1.2Somerville, MA
Amigos School80%1.2Cambridge, MA

Cambridge demographics profile

StatisticCambridgeMassachusettsNational
Population108,7576,742,143318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)17,01463091
Median age30.539.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)35%53%55%
Speak English68%77%79%
Speak Spanish7%9%13%

Education level achieved in Cambridge

IndexCambridgeMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade93.4%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school92.7%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college84.8%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree77.2%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors74.9%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters46.2%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree19.7%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate12.7%2.6%1.3%
Source: The Kennedy-longfellow data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.