Teaneck Community Charter School

1650 Palisade Ave,

Teaneck, NJ, 07666-

Tel: (201)833-9600
Grades: KG-8

306 students

Teaneck Community Charter School serves 306 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Teaneck Community Charter School operates within the Teaneck Community Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 306 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 306 students
Teaneck Community Charter School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Teaneck Community Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Teaneck Community Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
Teaneck Community Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
9%
Teaneck Community Charter School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
26%
23%
Teaneck Community Charter School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
41%
17%
Teaneck Community Charter School Black (2000-2012)
White
22%
51%
Teaneck Community Charter School White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Teaneck Community Charter School Sch Ethnicity Teaneck Community Charter School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.72 0.66
Teaneck Community Charter School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
8%
29%
Teaneck Community Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
4%
6%
Teaneck Community Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 306 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Teaneck Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 306 919
Teaneck Community Charter School District Number of Students Managed (2000-2012)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $20 MM
Teaneck Community Charter School District Total Revenue (2000-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $19 MM
Teaneck Community Charter School District Spending (2000-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,345 $20,414
Teaneck Community Charter School District Revenue / Student (2000-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,573 $19,395
Teaneck Community Charter School District Spending / Student (2000-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dwight Morrow High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Benjamin Franklin Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hoover Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Teaneck Bryant Elementary School
    1 Tryon Ave
    Teaneck , NJ , 07666
    (201)833-5546
    0.3  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Teaneck Benjamin Franklin Middle School
    1315 Taft Rd
    Teaneck , NJ , 07666
    (201)833-5451
    0.6  mi  |  570  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Bergenfield Hoover Elementary School
    293 Murray Hill Terrace
    Bergenfield , NJ , 07621
    (201)385-8582
    0.6  mi  |  182  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Teaneck Whittier Elementary School
    491 West Englewood Ave
    Teaneck , NJ , 07666
    (201)833-5535
    0.7  mi  |  368  students  |  Gr.  1-4
  • Bergenfield Lincoln Elementary School
    115 Highview Ave
    Bergenfield , NJ , 07621
    (201)385-8759
    0.8  mi  |  350  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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