The Village Charter School

  • The Village Charter School serves 359 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The Village 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • The Village Charter School's student population of 359 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students359 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Village Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of The Village Charter School is 0.13, 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 Testing Rank#1418 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Village 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Village 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Village Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Village Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
93%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Village Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Village Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 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 The Village Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.130.70
This chart display the diversity score of The Village 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
59%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Village 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
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Village 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 NameThe Village Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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