Massachusetts School and District Profiles

Cambridge

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Student attendance (% of students absent 10 or more days each year)
20152016201720182019
Students Incl 6,976 7,080 7,272 7,359 7,466
Absent 10+ days # 2,708 2,878 2,863 2,865 2,922
CambridgeAbsent 10+ days % 38.8% 40.6% 39.4% 38.9% 39.1%
Students Incl     
Absent 10+ days #     
Select a Comparable DistrictAbsent 10+ days %     
Students Incl 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518 986,888 981,894
Absent 10+ days # 322,733 307,096 335,633 336,465 338,673
StateAbsent 10+ days % 32.0% 30.5% 33.3% 34.1% 34.5%

Chronically absent rate (% of students absent 10% or more each year)
20152016201720182019
Students Incl 6,976 7,080 7,272 7,359 7,466
Chronically absent # 1,238 1,294 1,251 1,323 1,312
CambridgeChronically absent % 17.7% 18.3% 17.2% 18.0% 17.6%
Students Incl     
Chronically absent #     
Select a Comparable DistrictChronically absent %     
Students Incl 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518 986,888 981,894
Chronically absent # 129,734 123,617 136,352 130,217 126,575
StateChronically absent % 12.9% 12.3% 13.5% 13.2% 12.9%

Percentage of students suspended in-school at least once
20152016201720182019
Students Incl6,8556,9127,1367,2467,369
In-school # 81 48 62 56 86
CambridgeIn-school % 1.2% 0.7% 0.9% 0.8% 1.2%
Students Incl     
In-school #     
Select a Comparable DistrictIn-school %     
Students Incl980,976979,947980,433981,288976,789
In-school # 17,211 18,514 16,669 17,742 18,100
StateIn-school % 1.8% 1.9% 1.7% 1.8% 1.9%

Percentage of students suspended out-of-school at least once
20152016201720182019
Students Incl6,8556,9127,1367,2467,369
Out-of-school # 150 127 115 142 169
CambridgeOut-of-school % 2.2% 1.8% 1.6% 2.0% 2.3%
Students Incl     
Out-of-school #     
Select a Comparable DistrictOut-of-school %     
Students Incl980,976979,947980,433981,288976,789
Out-of-school # 28,844 28,740 27,093 28,456 29,174
StateOut-of-school % 2.9% 2.9% 2.8% 2.9% 3.0%

Annual dropout rate
201420152016201720182019
# Dropouts 23 18 9 25 37 38
Cambridge% Dropouts 1.3% 1.0% 0.5% 1.3% 1.9% 1.9%
# Dropouts      
Select a Comparable District% Dropouts      
# Dropouts 5,746 5,346 5,523 5,172 5,408 5,186
State% Dropouts 2.0% 1.9% 1.9% 1.8% 1.9% 1.8%

4-year cohort graduation rate
20142015201620172018
Students Incl416445490497531
Cambridge% Graduated (4 Yrs)88.0%91.5%88.8%89.7%87.8%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable District% Graduated (4 Yrs)     
Students Incl73,16872,47474,04573,24974,641
State% Graduated (4 Yrs)86.1%87.3%87.5%88.3%87.9%

5-year cohort graduation rate
20132014201520162017
Students Incl457416445490497
Cambridge% Graduated (5 Yrs)87.7%91.3%93.5%91.8%92.6%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable District% Graduated (5 Yrs)     
Students Incl74,53773,16872,47474,04573,249
State% Graduated (5 Yrs)87.7%88.5%89.4%89.8%90.1%

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