Jersey City Community Charter School

Tel: (201)433-2288
  • Jersey City Community Charter School serves 579 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Jersey City Community Charter School operates within the Jersey City Community Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 579 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 579 students
Jersey City Community Charter School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Jersey City Community Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Jersey City Community Charter School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Jersey City Community Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Jersey City Community Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
3%
10%
Jersey City Community Charter School Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
27%
25%
Jersey City Community Charter School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
66%
16%
Jersey City Community Charter School Black Students (2000-2015)
White
4%
48%
Jersey City Community Charter School White Students (2002-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Jersey City Community Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.42
Jersey City Community Charter School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Jersey City Community Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Jersey City Community Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

  • Jersey City Community Charter School District's student population of 579 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,383 in this district is less than the state average of $21,792. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,991 is less than the state average of $20,672. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Jersey City Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 579 954
Jersey City Community Charter School District Students Managed (2000-2015)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $21 MM
Jersey City Community Charter School District District Total Revenue (2001-2015)
District Spending $8 MM $20 MM
Jersey City Community Charter School District District Spending (2001-2015)
District Revenue / Student $14,383 $21,792
Jersey City Community Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2001-2015)
District Spending / Student $13,991 $20,672
Jersey City Community Charter School District District Spending / Student (2001-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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