University Academy Charter High School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there is 1 public school managed by University Academy Charter High School District serving 428 students in Jersey City, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

University Academy Charter High School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Jersey City University Academy Charter High School Charter School
    275 West Side Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ 07305
    (201)200-3200

    Grades: 9-12 | 428 students

Overview

School District NameUniversity Academy Charter High School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students428 students
# of Teachers36 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students217 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students211 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.60
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students48 students
% Asian Students
11%
# of Hispanic Students133 students
% Hispanic Students
31%
# of Black Students233 students
% Black Students
54%
# of White Students14 students
% White Students
3%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:115
# of Students in 10th Grade:113
# of Students in 11th Grade:109
# of Students in 12th Grade:91
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • University Academy Charter High School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of University Academy Charter High School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of University Academy Charter High School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of University Academy Charter High School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,988 in this school district is less than the state average of $20,704. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,124 is less than the state average of $21,080. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$6 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of University Academy Charter High School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$6 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of University Academy Charter High School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,988$20,704
This chart display average revenue per public school student in University Academy Charter High School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,124$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in University Academy Charter High School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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