2495 John F Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07304
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Learning Community Charter School serves 616 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Learning Community Charter School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 616 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Learning Community Charter School's student population of 616 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Learning Community Charter School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Learning Community Charter School is 0.78, which is more 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#617 out of 2221 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
30%
10%
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Hispanic
21%
31%
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Black
13%
15%
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White
26%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.78
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 616 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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