429 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Greater Brunswick Charter School serves 394 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Greater Brunswick 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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Greater Brunswick Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Greater Brunswick Charter School's student population of 394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Greater Brunswick Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Greater Brunswick Charter School is 0.32, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1810 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
82%
29%
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Black
11%
15%
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White
4%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 394 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32 (Btm 50%)

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