1255 Main Avenue
Clifton, NJ 07011
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Classical Academy Charter School Of Clifton serves 182 students in grades 6-8.
Classical Academy Charter School Of Clifton placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Classical Academy Charter School Of Clifton ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Classical Academy Charter School Of Clifton's student population of 182 students has grown by 54% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
182 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Classical Academy Charter School Of Clifton is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Classical Academy Charter School Of Clifton is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#436 out of 2221 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
20%
10%
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Hispanic
54%
31%
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Black
6%
15%
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White
20%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Reviews

1   1/28/2020
this school smells so bad and if a class room smells bad, the teacher will force you to sit in a nasty smelly room with musty children that don't put of perfume or deodorant.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - cat pooh

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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