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 56% over five years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has grown by 72% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 1,204 students
Leap Academy University Charter School Total Students (2002-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
Leap Academy University Charter School Total Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Leap Academy University Charter School Student 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
Leap Academy University Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
9%
Leap Academy University Charter School Asian Students (2004-2013)
Hispanic
51%
24%
Leap Academy University Charter School Black Students (2002-2013)
Black
46%
17%
Leap Academy University Charter School Black Students (2002-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Leap Academy University Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Leap Academy University Charter School Diversity Score (2002-2013)
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.
76%
31%
Leap Academy University Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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%
Leap Academy University Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,204 students has grown by 55% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,956 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,950 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has declined by 31% over four years.
School District Name Leap Academy University Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 1,204 922
Leap Academy University Charter  School District Students Managed (2002-2013)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $20 MM
Leap Academy University Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2001-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $19 MM
Leap Academy University Charter  School District District Spending (2001-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,956 $20,414
Leap Academy University Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2002-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,950 $19,395
Leap Academy University Charter  School District District Spending / Student (2002-2009)
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 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 Grades Students
  • CamdenEnvironment Community Opportunity (eco) Charter School
    Charter School
    817 Carpenter St
    CamdenNJ 08102
    (856)963-2627
    Charter School

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

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