Jersey City Community Charter School

Tel: (201)433-2288
Grades: KG-8

572 students

Jersey City Community Charter School serves 572 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Jersey City Community Charter School operates within the Jersey City Community Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 572 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 572 students
Jersey City Community  Charter School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Jersey City Community  Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Jersey City Community  Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.92. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 12:1
Jersey City Community  Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
9%
Jersey City Community  Charter School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
26%
23%
Jersey City Community  Charter School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
68%
17%
Jersey City Community  Charter School Black (2000-2012)
White
n/a
51%
Jersey City Community  Charter School White (2002-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jersey City Community  Charter School Sch Ethnicity Jersey City 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.
0.47 0.92
Jersey City 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.
75%
29%
Jersey City 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.
9%
6%
Jersey City Community  Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 572 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jersey City Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 572 983
Jersey City Community  Charter School District Number of Students Managed (2000-2012)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $20 MM
Jersey City Community  Charter School District Total Revenue (2000-2009)
District Spending $9 MM $19 MM
Jersey City Community  Charter School District Spending (2000-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,234 $20,414
Jersey City Community  Charter School District Revenue / Student (2000-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,212 $19,395
Jersey City 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 Infinity Institute (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Infinity Institute (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Number 20 Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jersey City Number 20 Elementary School
    160 Danforth Ave
    Jersey City , NJ , 07305
    (201)915-6470
    0.1  mi  |  634  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jersey City Infinity Institute
    193 Old Bridge Rd
    Jersey City , NJ , 07305
    (201)413-1500
    0.1  mi  |  122  students  |  Gr.  7-10
  • Jersey City Alexander D Sullivan 30 Elementary School
    171 Seaview Ave
    Jersey City , NJ , 07305
    (201)915-6530
    0.4  mi  |  828  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jersey City Number 34 Elementary School
    1830 Kennedy Blvd
    Jersey City , NJ , 07305
    (201)915-6550
    0.4  mi  |  646  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Jersey City Ezra L Nolan 40 Middle School
    88 Gates Ave
    Jersey City , NJ , 07305
    (201)915-6570
    0.5  mi  |  420  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Did You Know?
Jersey City, NJ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.72, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Jersey City is Learning Community Charter School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.