Learning Community Charter School

2495 John F Kennedy Blvd

Jersey City, NJ 07304

Tel: (201)332-0900
Grades PK-8
570 students
Learning Community Charter School serves 570 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Learning Community Charter School operates within the The Learning Community Charter School District.

School Overview

The student population of 570 students has grown by 38% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 34% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 570 students
Learning Community Charter School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Learning Community Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Learning Community Charter School Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Learning Community Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.78 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 15:1 13:1
Learning Community Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
20%
9%
Learning Community Charter School Asian Students (2001-2013)
Hispanic
21%
24%
Learning Community Charter School Black Students (2001-2013)
Black
19%
16%
Learning Community Charter School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
32%
49%
Learning Community Charter School White Students (2001-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Learning Community Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
7%
1%
Learning Community Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.78 0.42
Learning Community Charter School Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
24%
32%
Learning Community Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2014)
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.
11%
5%
Learning Community Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

The Learning Community Charter School District's student population of 570 students has grown by 76% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,893 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,368 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name The Learning Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 570 918
The Learning Community Charter  School District Students Managed (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $20 MM
The Learning Community Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2000-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $20 MM
The Learning Community Charter  School District District Spending (2003-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,893 $19,116
The Learning Community Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,368 $19,190
The Learning Community 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 James J Ferris High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Middle School # 4 (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank R Conwell School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Jersey CityFrank R Conwell School
    Grades: PK-5 | 616 students
    0.3 miles
    111 Bright St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)915-6100
    0.3PK-5616
  • Jersey CityMiddle School # 4
    Grades: 6-8 | 840 students
    0.3 miles
    107 Bright St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)946-5740
    0.36-8840
  • Jersey CityCornelia F. Bradford School
    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
    0.4 miles
    96 Sussex St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)915-6450
    0.4PK-5344
  • Jersey CityJames J Ferris High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1265 students
    0.6 miles
    35 Colgate St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)915-6660
    0.69-121265
  • Jersey CityBeloved Community Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-3 | 479 students
    0.7 miles
    508 Grand St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)744-9775
    0.7KG-3479

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