Public Schools in Cambridge, Massachusetts

There are 21 Public Schools in Cambridge, Massachusetts, serving a population of 110,893 people in an area of 7 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 5,280 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In Massachusetts, Cambridge is ranked 333rd of 585 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 175th of 585 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Cambridge Public Schools

Find Cambridge, Massachusetts public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Amigos School 101 Kinnaird Street Cambridge, MA

Amigos School 15 Upton Street Cambridge, MA

Benjamin Banneker Charter Public School 21 Notre Dame Avenue Cambridge, MA

Cambridge Rindge And Latin 459 Broadway Cambridge, MA

Cambridge Street Upper School 850 Cambridge Street Cambridge, MA

Cambridgeport 89 Elm Street Cambridge, MA

Community Charter School Of Cambridge 245 Bent Street Cambridge, MA

Fletcher/Maynard Academy 225 Windsor Street Cambridge, MA

Graham And Parks 44 Linnaean Street Cambridge, MA

Haggerty 110 Cushing Street Cambridge, MA

John M Tobin 197 Vassal Lane Cambridge, MA

Kennedy-Longfellow 158 Spring Street Cambridge, MA

King Open 850 Cambridge Street Cambridge, MA

Maria L. Baldwin 28 Sacramento Street Cambridge, MA

Martin Luther King Jr. 359 Broadway Cambridge, MA

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School 100 Putnam Avenue Cambridge, MA

Morse 40 Granite Street Cambridge, MA

Prospect Hill Academy Charter School 50 Essex Street Cambridge, MA

Putnam Avenue Upper School 158 Spring Street Cambridge, MA

Rindge Avenue Upper School 70 Rindge Avenue Cambridge, MA

Vassal Lane Upper School 197 Vassal Lane Cambridge, MA

About Cambridge Public Schools

Cambridge Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Cambridge, MA. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Massachusetts, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Cambridge Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Cambridge school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Cambridge Public School Statistics

Find Cambridge Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Cambridge Public School Enrollment
 CambridgeMiddlesex County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment523 (38.1%)13,211 (44.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment761 (77.3%)15,732 (87.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)2,137 (80.2%)63,223 (91.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)2,097 (80.9%)63,434 (89.0%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)2,268 (82.6%)69,147 (88.3%)
Cambridge Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 CambridgeMiddlesex County
Less than 9th Grade Education1,962 (2.6%)39,296 (3.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,018 (2.7%)39,855 (3.6%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)6,666 (8.9%)222,205 (20.1%)