Leap University Charter School

130 North Broadway
Camden, NJ 08102
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Leap University Charter School serves 1,559 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Leap 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,559 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in NJ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Leap University Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Leap University Charter School's student population of 1,559 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
1,559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
102 teachers
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School Rankings

Leap University Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Leap University Charter School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1939 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
59%
32%
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Black
40%
15%
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White
n/a
40%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Leap University Charter School's ranking?
Leap University Charter School is ranked #1939 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
7% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
What is the graduation rate of Leap University Charter School?
The graduation rate of Leap University Charter School is 95%, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 88%.
How many students attend Leap University Charter School?
1,559 students attend Leap University Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Leap University Charter School students are Hispanic, 40% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Leap University Charter School?
Leap University Charter School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Leap University Charter School offer ?
Leap University Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12
What school district is Leap University Charter School part of?
Leap University Charter School is part of Leap Academy University Charter School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,559 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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