Greater Newark Charter School (Closed 2015)

Greater Newark Charter School served 212 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55-59% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 75%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students212 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Greater Newark Charter School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Greater Newark Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
55-59%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Greater Newark 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 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
50-54%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Greater Newark 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Greater Newark Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
Hispanic
13%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Greater Newark Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
87%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Greater Newark Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
44%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Greater Newark Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.230.70
This chart display the diversity score of Greater Newark 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
39%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Greater Newark Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Greater Newark Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreater Newark Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Greater Newark Charter School is North Star Academy Charter School (0.1 miles away)
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