Lady Liberty Academy Charter School

23 Pennsylvania Ave,

Newark, NJ, 07114

Tel: (973)623-9005
Grades: KG-8

406 students

Lady Liberty Academy Charter School serves 406 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower 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%.
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School operates within the Lady Liberty Academy Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 406 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 406 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
12:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
9%
Hispanic
8%
23%
Black
90%
17%
White
n/a
51%
Unknown
2%
n/a
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.19
0.66
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 82%
29%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
7%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 406 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Lady Liberty Academy Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
n/a
Number of Students Managed 406
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Samuel L Berliner (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Samuel L Berliner (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adelaide L Sandford Charter School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Recommended November 15, 2010 - This school is a very good school. I went to that school for second and third grade, and I am in the 8th grade now. My dad took me out of that school because of the transportation, but now he is trying to put me back in that school. Other than that all I have to say is that, that school is a awsome school. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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