Leap Academy University Charter School

Grades: KG-12

1,204 students

Leap Academy University Charter School serves 1,204 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Leap Academy University Charter School operates within the Leap Academy University Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 1204 students has grown by 44% over five years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has grown by 63% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 1,204 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 13:1 12:1
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
2%
9%
Hispanic
51%
24%
Black
46%
17%
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.
0.53 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.
76%
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.
14%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,204 students has grown by 57% over five years.
School District Name Leap Academy University Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 1,204 922
District Total Revenue $12 MM $20 MM
District Spending $11 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,956 $20,414
District Spending / Student $13,950 $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 Met East High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pyne Poynt Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Environment Community Opportunity (eco) Charter School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CamdenEnvironment Community Opportunity (eco) Charter School
    Charter School
    817 Carpenter St
    CamdenNJ 08102
    (856)963-2627
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | 215 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • CamdenRafael Cordero Molina Elementary School
    601 Vine St
    CamdenNJ 08102
    (856)966-8970
    0.3 mi | 528 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CamdenCooper's Poynt Family School
    201 State St
    CamdenNJ 08102
    (856)966-5370
    0.5 mi | 486 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CamdenLanning Square Elementary School
    5th And Berkley Sts
    CamdenNJ 08103
    (856)966-8950
    0.5 mi | 336 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CamdenPyne Poynt Middle School
    800 Erie St
    CamdenNJ 08102
    (856)966-5360
    0.6 mi | 376 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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