Cambridge Friends School

5 Cadbury Road,
Cambridge, MA, 02140-0214
Tel: (617)354-3880
Grades: PK - 8 | 205 students
It is the mission of Cambridge Friends School to provide an outstanding education.
Guided by Quaker principles, we engage students in meaningful academic learning within a caring community strongly committed to social justice.
We expect all students to develop their intellectual, physical, creative, and spiritual potential and, through the example of their lives, to challenge oppression and to contribute to justice and understanding in the world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Friends Council on Education (FCE)
Religious Affiliation Friends
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported mild learning differences
Year Founded 1961

Student Body

Total Students 205 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Cambridge Friends School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 95%
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 10 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $20,500
Tuition Notes Tuition rates for 2013-2014: Pre-K - $23,110 K - $23,660 Grade 1 - $24,210 Grade 2 - $25,435 Grade 3 - $26,660 Grade 4 - $27,210 Grade 5 - $27,860 Grade 6 - $28,510 Grade 7 - $29,185 Grade 8 - $29,860
% on Financial Aid 32%
Average Financial Aid Grant $14,500
Acceptance Rate 65%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kelly L. Baker
Admissions Associate Virginia Jokisch


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Ultimate FrisbeeBasketballSoccer,
Ultimate Frisbee


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Lower School Extended Day, Middle School Extended Day Lower School Extended Day,
Middle School Extended Day,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 08/09/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cristo Rey Boston High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cambridge Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Peter Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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