Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School

  • Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School serves 393 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School's student population of 393 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 1650% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1895 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Hispanic
94%
26%
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Black
6%
16%
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White
n/a
46%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.110.69
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Graduation Rate90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAcademy For Urban Leadership Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School is Highland Park High School (1.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is (1.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is (0.1 miles away)
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