Leap Academy University Charter School

Leap Academy University Charter School serves 1,540 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Leap Academy University Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

School Overview

Leap Academy University Charter School's student population of 1,540 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 103 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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School Comparison

Leap Academy University Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Leap Academy University Charter School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1957 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
54%
29%
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Black
45%
15%
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White
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44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.510.70
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeap Academy University Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Leap Academy University Charter School is Catapult Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Environment Community Opportunity (eco) Charter School (0.2 miles away)
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