Morse Elementary School

  • Morse Elementary School serves 302 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • Morse Elementary School operates within the Cambridge School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 302 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students302 students
Morse Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Morse Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Morse Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeMorse Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
Morse Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
15%
6%
Morse Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
10%
18%
Morse Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
30%
9%
Morse Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
34%
64%
Morse Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
11%
3%
Morse Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMorse Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.760.55
Morse Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
44%
36%
Morse Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
4%
Morse Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Cambridge School District's student population of 6,539 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $35,191 is higher than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $34,869 is higher than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameCambridge School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed6,5391,368
Cambridge School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$219 MM$29 MM
Cambridge School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$217 MM$28 MM
Cambridge School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$35,191$20,216
Cambridge School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$34,869$19,181
Cambridge School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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