Learning Community Charter School

Tel: (201)332-0900
Grades: PK-8

492 students

Learning Community Charter School serves 492 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Learning Community Charter School operates within the Learning Community Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 492 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 492 students
Learning Community Charter School Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Students by Grade Learning Community Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.78 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 12:1
Asian
17%
9%
Hispanic
14%
23%
Black
23%
17%
White
33%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Learning Community Charter School Sch Ethnicity Learning 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.
0.78 0.41
Learning Community Charter School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
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.
20%
29%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 492 students has grown by 50% over five years.
School District Name Learning Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 492 983
Learning Community Charter  School District Number of Students Managed (2000-2012)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $20 MM
Learning Community Charter  School District Total Revenue (2000-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $19 MM
Learning Community Charter  School District Spending (2001-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,595 $20,414
Learning Community Charter  School District Revenue / Student (2000-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,761 $19,395
Learning Community Charter  School District Spending / Student (2001-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is James J Ferris High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Number 4 Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank R Conwell No 3 Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jersey CityNumber 4 Middle School
    107 Bright St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)946-5746
    0.3 mi | 847 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Jersey CityFrank R Conwell No 3 Elementary School
    111 Bright St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)915-6610
    0.3 mi | 652 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Jersey CityCornelia F Bradford 16 Elementary School
    96 Sussex St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)915-6450
    0.4 mi | 305 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Jersey CityJames J Ferris High School
    35 Colgate St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)915-6660
    0.6 mi | 1542 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Jersey CitySchomburg Charter School
    Charter School
    508 Grand St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)451-7770
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 177 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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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 0.58, 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.