Located in Kendall Square, Community Charter School of Cambridge (CCSC) is a tuition-free, public charter school that serves 360 students in grades 6-12 from Cambridge, Boston and the surrounding towns. Founded in 2005, CCSC boasts one of the area's premier college preparatory programs for middle and high school students.
- In 2016, CCSC was runner-up for The Boston Foundation's Pozen Prize for Charter Schools. The City of Cambridge also passed a resolution recognizing CCSC for excellent achievements in providing a quality education for its students.
- In 2015, CCSC was commended by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for high growth over the past 4 years.
- In 2014, CCSC again achieved a Level 1 state rating. Median rates of student learning growth were among the highest in the state. 98% of 10th graders scored advanced or proficient on the ELA and math MCAS, respectively.
- In 2013 and 2012, 100% of 10th graders at CCSC scored advanced or proficient on the ELA MCAS, earning the school a #1 ranking statewide.
- In 2012 and 2011, 100% of 10th graders at CCSC scored advanced or proficient on the math MCAS, earning the school a #1 ranking statewide.
- In 2011, CCSC was 1 of 14 charter schools in the U.S. to be awarded an EPIC grant for attaining the highest gains in student achievement.
- Since 2009 (our first graduating class), 100% of our graduates have been accepted to college, over 90% to 4-year schools.
To prepare each graduate for success in college and beyond, CCSC combines high academic and behavioral standards with a supportive environment in which all students are known well. CCSC seeks dedicated, outstanding, and innovative faculty and staff to build upon our rigorous academic program and strong school culture.
Openings for the 2017-2018 school year:
Openings for the 2018-2019 school year (all are full time unless otherwise indicated):
Community Charter School of Cambridge is committed to maintaining a work and educational environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment. In accordance with both state and federal laws, Community Charter School of Cambridge does not discriminate in admission to, access to, treatment in, or employment of its services, programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, creed, sex, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age, ancestry, athletic performance, special need, proficiency in the English language or a foreign language, or prior academic achievement.