PROFICIENCY 58% 10% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #13 of 17 in Cambridge
  • Ranked #15 of 20 in Cambridge
  • Ranked #1096 of 1862 in Massachusetts
Proficiency Averages
66%Cambridge
62%Cambridge
64%Massachusetts

Cambridge Street Upper School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Cambridge" in Cambridge, MA. There are a total of 259 students and 29 teachers at Cambridge Street Upper School, for a student to teacher ratio of 9 to 1. There are a total of 118 free lunch students and 17 reduced lunch students.

Cambridge Street Upper School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 57.5%, which is 10% lower than the Massachusetts average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students259
Teachers28.72
Student/Teacher ratio9:1
Free lunch118
Reduced lunch17

 

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 Cambridge Street Upper School, 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
All50%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
655-59%
735-39%
855-59%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All65%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
670-74%
750-54%
870-74%
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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Cambridge Street Upper School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMassachusettsNational
Caucasian 34.3% 37.9% 65.0% 51.1%
African American 34.3% 28.6% 8.7% 15.9%
Asian 9.1% 12.2% 6.2% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 13.5% 13.8% 16.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.5% 0.7% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.5% 0.4% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.8% 6.4% 3.3% 3.1%

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Putnam Avenue Upper School53%0.3Cambridge, MA
Cambridgeport60%0.4Cambridge, MA
Fletcher/maynard Academy57%0.5Cambridge, MA
Community Charter School Of Cambridge82%0.5Cambridge, MA
Prospect Hill Academy Charter School52%0.6Cambridge, MA
Albert F. Argenziano School At Lincoln Park54%0.6Somerville, MA
Martin Luther King Jr.67%0.7Cambridge, MA
Cambridge Rindge And Latin87%1.0Cambridge, MA
E Somerville Community42%1.0Somerville, MA
Somerville High83%1.0Somerville, 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%
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Source: The Cambridge Street Upper School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.