Learning Community Charter School

2495 John F Kennedy Blvd

Jersey City, NJ 07304

Grades: PK-8

541 students

Learning Community Charter School serves 541 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 51%.
Learning Community Charter School operates within the The Learning Community Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 541 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 31% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 541 students
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
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 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 12:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
18%
9%
Hispanic
18%
24%
Black
21%
17%
White
33%
49%
Hawaiian
1%
58%
Two or more races
8%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
23%
31%
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 541 students has grown by 65% over five years.
School District Name The Learning Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 541 922
District Total Revenue $4 MM $20 MM
District Spending $5 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,595 $20,414
District Spending / Student $13,761 $19,395
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 Middle School # 4 (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank R Conwell School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jersey CityMiddle School # 4
    107 Bright St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)946-5746
    0.3 mi | 828 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Jersey CityFrank R Conwell School
    111 Bright St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201)915-6610
    0.3 mi | 660 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Jersey CityCornelia F. Bradford 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 | 1364 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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