Great Oaks Charter School

  • Great Oaks Charter School serves 486 students in grades 6-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is higher 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 44% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Great Oaks Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Great Oaks Charter School's student population of 486 students has grown by 75% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 64% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-11
Total Students486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Great Oaks 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 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Great Oaks Charter School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. 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#1281 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Great Oaks Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Great Oaks Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:112:1
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Hispanic
19%
26%
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Black
81%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Great Oaks Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Great Oaks Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.310.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Great Oaks Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreat Oaks Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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