The Ethical Community Charter School

  • The Ethical Community Charter School serves 343 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The Ethical Community Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower 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 54%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The Ethical Community Charter School's student population of 343 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of The Ethical Community Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • The Ethical Community Charter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Ethical Community Charter School is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#893 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Ethical Community Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Ethical Community 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Ethical Community Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
28%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Ethical Community Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
26%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Ethical Community Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
11%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Ethical Community Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
27%
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Ethical Community Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in The Ethical Community Charter School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Ethical Community Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.770.69
This chart display the diversity score of The Ethical Community Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Ethical Community Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Ethical Community Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThe Ethical Community Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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