East Orange Community Charter School

  • East Orange Community Charter School serves 491 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 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East Orange Community 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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East Orange Community Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • East Orange Community Charter School's student population of 491 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 45% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students491 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Orange Community Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Orange Community Charter School is 0.11, 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#1629 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
Hispanic
6%
28%
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Black
94%
15%
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White
n/a
44%
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Diversity Score0.110.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Orange Community Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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