Empowerment Academy Charter School

  • Empowerment Academy Charter School serves 457 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Empowerment Academy Charter School's student population of 457 students has grown by 140% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 200% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Empowerment Academy Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Empowerment Academy Charter School is 0.73, which is more 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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Asian
29%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Empowerment Academy Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
23%
28%
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Black
36%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Empowerment Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
10%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Empowerment Academy Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Empowerment Academy Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.730.70
This chart display the diversity score of Empowerment Academy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEmpowerment Academy Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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