Lady Liberty Academy Charter School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
746 Sanford Avenue

Newark, NJ 07106

Tel: (973)623-9005
  • Lady Liberty Academy Charter School serves 444 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Lady Liberty Academy Charter School operates within the Lady Liberty Academy Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 444 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 444 students
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender % Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Total Teachers (2003-2015)
Students by Grade Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less 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 12:1 13:1
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
n/a
10%
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Asian Students (2002-2005)
Hispanic
7%
25%
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
93%
16%
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Black Students (2003-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lady Liberty Academy 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.
0.13 0.42
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Diversity Score (2003-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

  • Lady Liberty Academy Charter School District's student population of 444 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,227 in this district is less than the state average of $21,792. The district revenue/student has grown by 38% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,548 is less than the state average of $20,672. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Lady Liberty Academy Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 444 954
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School District Students Managed (2004-2015)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $21 MM
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School District District Total Revenue (2004-2015)
District Spending $8 MM $20 MM
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School District District Spending (2004-2015)
District Revenue / Student $20,227 $21,792
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2004-2015)
District Spending / Student $17,548 $20,672
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School District District Spending / Student (2004-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  11/15/2010
This school is a very good school. I went to that school for second and third grade, and I am in the 8th grade now. My dad took me out of that school because of the transportation, but now he is trying to put me back in that school. Other than that all I have to say is that, that school is a awsome school.
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