Barack Obama Academy For Academic & Civic Development

  • Barack Obama Academy For Academic & Civic Development serves 85 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Barack Obama Academy For Academic & Civic Development's student population of 85 students has grown by 44% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students85 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barack Obama Academy For Academic & Civic Development's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barack Obama Academy For Academic & Civic Development is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2124 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
62%
27%
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Black
36%
16%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barack Obama Academy For Academic & Civic Development.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.490.43
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Graduation Rate40-59%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlainfield Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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