Amigos School

15 Upton Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 408 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Amigos School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • : Top 50% in MA
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Amigos School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Amigos School's student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Amigos School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Amigos School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
#621 out of 1644 schools
(Top 50%)
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41%
37%
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61%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
48%
23%
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Black
5%
10%
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White
34%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.65
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Amigos School's ranking?
Amigos School is ranked #621 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Amigos School often compared to?
Amigos Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Martin Luther King Jr. by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
41% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Amigos School?
408 students attend Amigos School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Amigos School students are Hispanic, 34% of students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Amigos School?
Amigos School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Amigos School offer ?
Amigos School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Amigos School part of?
Amigos School is part of Cambridge School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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