King Open

  • King Open serves 325 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to 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 54% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • King Open's student population of 325 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#860 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of King Open and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of King Open and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of King Open and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in King Open and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
19%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in King Open and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
46%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in King Open and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in King Open.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.710.35
This chart display the diversity score of King Open and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in King Open and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in King Open and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
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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    Grades: 6-8 | 262 students
    0.3 miles
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    Cambridge, MA 02139
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  • Cambridge Cambridgeport
    Grades: PK-5 | 311 students
    0.4 miles
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    Cambridge, MA 02139
    (617)349-6587
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  • Cambridge Fletcher/maynard Academy
    Grades: PK-5 | 260 students
    0.4 miles
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    Cambridge, MA 02139
    (617)349-6588
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