Amigos School

  • Amigos School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Amigos School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Amigos School's student population of 397 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Amigos School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Amigos School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#564 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
44%
20%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
39%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCambridge School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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