Learning Community Charter School

2495 John F Kennedy Blvd
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Learning Community Charter School serves 578 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher 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 75% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Learning Community Charter School's student population of 578 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Learning Community Charter School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Learning Community Charter School is 0.78, which is more 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
#589 out of 2239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
30%
10%
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Hispanic
19%
29%
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Black
16%
15%
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White
27%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.780.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThe Learning Community Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Learning Community Charter School is Great Futures Charter School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Middle School # 4 (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank R Conwell School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jersey City Great Futures Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.1 miles
    225 Morris Blvd
    Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (201) 716-1520
    0.1 9-12 n/a
  • Jersey City Frank R Conwell School Math: 46% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 630 students
    0.3 miles
    111 Bright Street
    Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (201) 915-6100
    0.3 PK-5 630
  • Jersey City Middle School # 4 Math: 46% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 774 students
    0.3 miles
    107 Bright Street
    Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (201) 946-5740
    0.3 6-8 774
  • Jersey City Cornelia F. Bradford School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 526 students
    0.4 miles
    96 Sussex St
    Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (201) 915-6450
    0.4 PK-5 526
  • Jersey City James J Ferris High School Math: 6% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,327 student
    0.6 miles
    35 Colgate St
    Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (201) 915-6660
    0.6 9-12 1,327

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