Leap Academy University Charter School

Tel: (856)614-0400
Grades KG-12
1,309 students
Leap Academy University Charter School serves 1,309 students in grades KG - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Leap Academy University Charter School operates within the Leap Academy University Charter School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1309 students has grown by 56% over five years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has grown by 78% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 1,309 students
Leap Academy University Charter School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Leap Academy University Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Leap Academy University Charter School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Leap Academy University Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Leap Academy University Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Asian
2%
9%
Leap Academy University Charter School Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
52%
24%
Leap Academy University Charter School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
46%
16%
Leap Academy University Charter School Black Students (2004-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.42
Leap Academy University Charter School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
79%
32%
Leap Academy University Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
5%
Leap Academy University Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Leap Academy University Charter School District's student population of 1,309 students has grown by 70% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,118 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 46% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,437 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 39% over four years.
School District Name Leap Academy University Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 1,309 918
Leap Academy University Charter  School District Students Managed (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $20 MM
Leap Academy University Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2003-2014)
District Spending $12 MM $20 MM
Leap Academy University Charter  School District District Spending (2003-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,118 $19,116
Leap Academy University Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,437 $19,190
Leap Academy University Charter  School District District Spending / Student (2003-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Met East High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pyne Poynt Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Environment Community Opportunity (eco) Charter School (0.2 miles away)
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