Leap Academy University Charter School

549 Cooper Street

Camden, NJ 08102

Tel: (856)614-0400
  • Leap Academy University Charter School serves 1,378 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Leap Academy University Charter School operates within the Leap Academy University Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1378 students has grown by 61% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 105 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 1,378 students
Leap Academy University Charter School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender % Leap Academy University Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Leap Academy University Charter School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Leap Academy University Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 13:1 13:1
Leap Academy University Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
2%
10%
Leap Academy University Charter School Asian Students (2004-2015)
Hispanic
54%
25%
Leap Academy University Charter School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
44%
16%
Leap Academy University Charter School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
n/a
48%
Leap Academy University Charter School White Students (2002-2005)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Leap Academy University Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
1%
Leap Academy University Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Leap Academy University Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ 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.
0.52 0.42
Leap Academy University 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.
76%
31%
Leap Academy University Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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%
Leap Academy University Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Leap Academy University Charter School District's student population of 1,378 students has grown by 61% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,189 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,765 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Leap Academy University Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 1,378 954
Leap Academy University Charter School District Students Managed (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $20 MM
Leap Academy University Charter School District District Total Revenue (2003-2014)
District Spending $22 MM $20 MM
Leap Academy University Charter School District District Spending (2003-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,189 $21,422
Leap Academy University Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,765 $21,053
Leap Academy University Charter School District District Spending / Student (2003-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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