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 12:1.
  • 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 9% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students579 students
Jersey City Community Charter School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender %Jersey City Community Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Jersey City Community Charter School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeJersey City Community Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
Jersey City Community Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
3%
10%
Jersey City Community Charter School Asian Students (2002-2015)
Hispanic
27%
25%
Jersey City Community Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
66%
16%
Jersey City Community Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
4%
48%
Jersey City Community Charter School White Students (2002-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJersey City Community Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.490.68
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.
74%
31%
Jersey City Community Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
11%
5%
Jersey City Community Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

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 $14,540 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,308 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameJersey City Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed579954
Jersey City Community Charter School District Students Managed (2000-2015)
District Total Revenue$8 MM$20 MM
Jersey City Community Charter School District District Total Revenue (2000-2015)
District Spending$8 MM$20 MM
Jersey City Community Charter School District District Spending (2000-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,540$19,116
Jersey City Community Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2001-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,308$19,190
Jersey City Community Charter School District District Spending / Student (2001-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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    0.4 miles
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    Jersey CityNJ 07305
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    0.4 miles
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    Jersey CityNJ 07305
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