815 West Seventh Street
Plainfield, NJ 07063
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
The Queen City Academy Charter School serves 324 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The Queen City Academy Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

Top Rankings

The Queen City Academy Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

The Queen City Academy Charter School's student population of 324 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
324 students
This chart display total students of The Queen City Academy Charter School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of The Queen City Academy Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of The Queen City Academy Charter School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of The Queen City Academy Charter School by grade.

School Rankings

The Queen City Academy Charter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of The Queen City Academy Charter School is 0.49, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1090 out of 2221 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of The Queen City Academy Charter School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Queen City Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Queen City 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Queen City Academy Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Queen City Academy Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
59%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Queen City Academy Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
41%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Queen City Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Queen City Academy Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Queen City Academy Charter School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.49
This chart display the diversity score of The Queen City Academy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Queen City Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Queen City 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review The Queen City Academy Charter School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

27 Parenting Tips for School Success
From managing homework to avoiding helicopter parenting, this article provides 27 insightful tips for parents to help their children succeed academically.
Safety First: School Bus Safety Week Focuses on Keeping Students Safe on the Road
Safety First: School Bus Safety Week Focuses on Keeping Students Safe on the Road
Learn about what schools have planned for school bus safety week, as well as problems school bus drivers commonly face while transporting students to and from school.
Chicagoans Asked to Pay More Taxes to Support Local Schools
Chicagoans Asked to Pay More Taxes to Support Local Schools
Learn about the recent decision by Mayor Emanuel to raise property taxes to provide additional funding for local schools – and the controversy surrounding his decision.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 324 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49 (Top 50%)

Related School Videos

Quick Links