Great Oaks Legacy Charter School

  • Great Oaks Legacy Charter School serves 1,332 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Great Oaks Legacy Charter School's student population of 1,332 students has grown by 380% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 371% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students1,332 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Great Oaks Legacy Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Great Oaks Legacy Charter School is 0.20, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1281 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Great Oaks Legacy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Great Oaks Legacy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:112:1
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Hispanic
11%
27%
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Black
89%
16%
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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 Legacy Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.200.43
This chart display the diversity score of Great Oaks Legacy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate70-79%
90%
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Great Oaks Legacy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Great Oaks Legacy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreat Oaks Legacy Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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