Cambridge School District 911 serves nearly 5,000 students and is ranked among the top 10% in the state with graduation rates consistently higher than state and national averages. The district has 10 schools with class sizes averaging 25 students per class and offers specialty, private and personalized learning options. Cambridge-Isanti students have the potential to earn up to 68 college credits through PSEO.
Cambridge Community Education is a robust, four-star program which residents engage with year-round for fun and learning.
Anoka-Ramsey Community College (Cambridge Campus) is also located here and offers the lowest tuition in Minnesota. Anoka Ramsey is fully accredited by the member of the higher learning commission. With over 3,500 students enrolled per year, there's ample opportunity for workforce training and hiring potential.
Opportunities for Youth
Cambridge prides itself on quality schools and opportunities for youth. Student achievement, based on standardized tests, is typically above state average, as well is the percentage of college-bound graduates. After school and summer activity programs are expanding, particularly in performing arts and intramural sports and recreation.
Preparing Next Generation Workers
Widely recognized welding, computer science and automotive mechanic training programs at Cambridge-Isanti High School provide a ready pool of skilled graduates to local employers. The 1,600 student high school partners with local manufacturers on career readiness and technical education training programs. The school is a National model for cooperative education.