Compass Academy Charter School

2384 E. Landis Avenue
Vineland, NJ 08361
  • Compass Academy Charter School serves 175 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Compass Academy 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 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

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School Overview

  • Compass Academy Charter School's student population of 175 students has grown by 69% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 133% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students175 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Compass Academy 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Compass Academy Charter School is 0.65, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1831 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
14%
16%
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White
37%
46%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Compass Academy Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.650.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCompass Academy Charter School District

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
4-H
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Compass is a public charter Let Me Learn Lab School (the only one in South Jersey) where students are taught to use the knowledge and understanding of how they learn to be successful life long learners.

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