Leap Academy University Charter School

Tel: (856)614-0400
Grades: KG-12

853 students

Leap Academy University Charter School serves 853 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Leap Academy University Charter School operates within the Leap Academy University Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 853 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 853 students
Leap Academy University Charter School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Leap Academy University Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Leap Academy University 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 0.54 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 12:1 12:1
Leap Academy University Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
9%
Leap Academy University Charter School Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
51%
23%
Leap Academy University Charter School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
45%
17%
Leap Academy University Charter School Black (2002-2012)
White
n/a
51%
Leap Academy University Charter School White (2002-2005)
All Ethnic Groups Leap Academy University Charter School Sch Ethnicity Leap Academy University 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.
0.54 0.92
Leap Academy University Charter School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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.
76%
29%
Leap Academy University Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
12%
6%
Leap Academy University Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 853 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Leap Academy University Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 853 983
Leap Academy University Charter  School District Number of Students Managed (2002-2012)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $20 MM
Leap Academy University Charter  School District Total Revenue (2001-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $19 MM
Leap Academy University Charter  School District Spending (2001-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,956 $20,414
Leap Academy University Charter  School District Revenue / Student (2002-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,950 $19,395
Leap Academy University Charter  School District Spending / Student (2002-2009)
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 Met East High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pyne Poynt Family School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Environment Community Charter School (0.2 miles away)
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