Learning Community Charter School

2495 John F Kennedy Blvd

Jersey City, NJ 07304

Tel: (201)332-0900
  • Learning Community Charter School serves 581 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Learning Community Charter School operates within the The Learning Community Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 581 students has grown by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 581 students
Learning Community Charter School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Learning Community Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Learning Community Charter School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Learning Community Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.78 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 15:1 13:1
Learning Community Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
21%
10%
Learning Community Charter School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
20%
25%
Learning Community Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
19%
16%
Learning Community Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
32%
48%
Learning Community Charter School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Learning Community Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
7%
1%
Learning Community Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Learning Community 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.
0.78 0.42
Learning 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.
23%
31%
Learning Community Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
8%
5%
Learning Community Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • The Learning Community Charter School District's student population of 581 students has grown by 18% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,130 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,700 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name The Learning Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 581 954
The Learning Community Charter School District Students Managed (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $20 MM
The Learning Community Charter School District District Total Revenue (2000-2014)
District Spending $7 MM $20 MM
The Learning Community Charter School District District Spending (2003-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,130 $21,422
The Learning Community Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,700 $21,053
The Learning Community 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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