Kennedy-longfellow

  • Kennedy-longfellow serves 266 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Kennedy-longfellow's student population of 266 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students266 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kennedy-longfellow's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kennedy-longfellow is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1038 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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Asian
20%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
19%
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Black
19%
9%
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White
38%
61%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kennedy-longfellow.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.750.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCambridge School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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