Schomburg Charter School (Closed 2013)

Schomburg Charter School served 177 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-44% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 75%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 69%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students177 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Schomburg Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
40-44%
75%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
20-24%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Schomburg 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Schomburg Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
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10%
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Hispanic
7%
29%
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Black
93%
15%
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White
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44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Schomburg Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Schomburg Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.130.70
This chart display the diversity score of Schomburg Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Schomburg Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchomburg Charter School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Schomburg Charter School is County Prep High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Beloved Community Charter School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jersey City Beloved Community Charter School Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-7 | 959 students
    0.1 miles
    508 Grand Street
    Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (201) 630-4700
    0.1 K-7 959
  • Jersey City Empowerment Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 457 students
    0.1 miles
    240 Ege Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ 07304
    (201) 630-4798
    0.1 K-3 457
  • Jersey City County Prep High School Vocational School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 899 students
    0.2 miles
    525 Montgomery Street
    Jersey City, NJ 07306
    (201) 631-6302
    0.2 9-12 899
  • Jersey City Explore 2000 Middle School Vocational School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 150 students
    0.2 miles
    180-9th St
    Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (201) 631-6395
    0.2 6-8 150
  • Jersey City Regional Day School Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 89 students
    0.2 miles
    425 Johnston Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ 07304
    (201) 915-6165
    0.2 PK-12 89
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