Cambridge-Isanti High School in Cambridge, MN - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,567
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    204 3.5
  • Ranking

Cambridge-Isanti High School is a public school in Cambridge, Minnesota. It has 1,567 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 60% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 204 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

430 Nw 8th Ave
Cambridge, MN 55008
(763) 689-6066

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 204 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: The main clubs at the school are sporting events. After that, they decrease in numbers but there still are a few that attend clubs such as yearbook, speech, model UN, student counsel, and other non-athletics. All the teachers and coaches are supportive in the activities the run.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I have had a great experience at this school. The sporting events especially get lots of attention and make you feel very special. I have friends who are in clubs other than sports and I know they have a really good time as well. The school is just the right size as you can choose your friends and stick with the crowd you feel comfortable in and enjoy.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: I think the teachers do a very good job at teaching and keeping students intrigued. It's hard work having such a long day at school, but the teachers keep it interesting; some more than others but generally students have fun.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Health & Safety: The school does a good job at protecting the kids
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Teachers: Most teachers do a great job at teaching

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.00 Cambridge Primary School Public
St. Scholastica HSC Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Cambridge Intermediate School Public
Oak Land Cooperative Center - Princeton Community (PC) Public, Alternative, All-Boys
Oak Land Cooperative Center - Campbridge-Isanti Community (CIC) Public, Alternative
Oak Land Area Learning Center West Public, Alternative
Moving Forward Transitions Program Public
Mn Specialty Health Sys-Cambridge Public, Alternative, All-Boys
Calvary Baptist Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Cambridge Christian School Private, Religious
2.66 Cambridge Middle School Public
1.66 Isanti Primary School Public
2.33 Isanti Intermediate School - School for all Seasons Public
2.33 Isanti Intermediate School Public
2.00 Isanti Middle School Public
2.33 Minnesota Center School Public
2.66 Braham Elementary School Public
2.33 Braham Area Secondary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 St. Francis High School 15 mi. 1,626
2.66 North Branch Senior High School 14 mi. 972
3.66 Andover High School 24 mi. 1,674
2.33 Princeton Senior High School 17 mi. 1,042
2.66 Anoka High School 26 mi. 2,276

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 51%
Male 48%

Student Diversity

Cambridge-Isanti High School United States Andover High School Anoka High School North Branch Senior High School Princeton Senior High School St. Francis High School
White 91.0% 51.0% 92.0% 86.0% 95.0% 94.0% 90.0%
Hispanic 2.0% 25.0% 1.0% 3.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.8% 0% 0% 0% 1.0% 1.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.8% 2.0% 2.0% 0% 0% 3.0%
African American 1.0% 15.0% 1.0% 5.0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 1.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 26.2%
Grade 10 24.8%
Grade 11 24.4%
Grade 12 24.5%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 31 responses

  • 58% Yes
  • 26% Not sure.
  • 16% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 28% There are many college and AP courses available
  • 28% The teachers want to help you succeed.
  • 19% There are many extracurricular activities
  • 13% There is a variety of clicks for everyone.
  • 9% Bullying is fairly minimal.
  • 4% Feel like you belong

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 33% The bathrooms need fixing.
  • 20% Cliques
  • 17% Student attitude- need to be more open-minded
  • 13% Lunch
  • 10% Administration
  • 3% Teachers
  • 3% No recognition for academic extra-curricular clubs

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 17 responses

  • 29% Our competitive One-Act play is well-revered.
  • 29% The excellent academic performance of the students
  • 29% Our highly ranked Model United Nations team
  • 6% The multitudes of parties at students houses
  • 6% We are classy and we follow the rules.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 35% Character
  • 22% Cliques
  • 17% Typical
  • 17% Small-town
  • 9% Good-intentions

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 29% Be yourself and try your best
  • 29% Do your best and things will fall in place.
  • 18% Don't be afraid to step out of your comfort zone.
  • 6% Switch your principle to gerlach
  • 6% Don't let the conservative mindset affect you
  • 6% Choose as many concurrent classes as you can
  • 6% The popular people are in sports.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 21 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 71% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 29% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.