Pride Academy Charter School

  • Pride Academy Charter School serves 287 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Pride Academy 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 top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Pride Academy Charter School's student population of 287 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students287 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pride Academy Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pride Academy Charter School is 0.06, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#1214 out of 2234 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pride Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Hispanic
3%
28%
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Black
97%
15%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pride Academy Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.060.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pride Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePRIDE Academy Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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