Bergen Arts And Sciences Charter School

  • Bergen Arts And Sciences Charter School serves 1,151 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher 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 60% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bergen Arts And Sciences Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

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Bergen Arts And Sciences Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Bergen Arts And Sciences Charter School's student population of 1,151 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers82 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bergen Arts And Sciences Charter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bergen Arts And Sciences Charter School is 0.67, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#925 out of 2234 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
9%
10%
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Hispanic
44%
28%
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Black
12%
15%
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White
35%
44%
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Diversity Score0.670.70
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Graduation Rate90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBergen Arts And Science Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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