Christa Mcauliffe School



Christa Mcauliffe School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Christa Mcauliffe School Students by Grade
PK 90
K 114
1 91
2 106
3 109
4 114
5 108
6 100
7 88
8 81
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 40

Christa Mcauliffe School is a public elementary school located in Jersey City, NJ in the Jersey City School District. It enrolls 1,041 students in grades 1st through 12th. Christa Mcauliffe School is the 32nd largest public school in New Jersey and the 1,089th largest nationally. It has 13.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,041
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,089th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 32nd out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,057th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 31st out of 1,572

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Christa Mcauliffe School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 521
(50%)
11,052
(51%)
 Female 520
(50%)
10,450
(49%)

Christa Mcauliffe School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 813
(78%)
8,410
(39%)
 White 102
(10%)
2,748
(13%)
 Asian 69
(7%)
3,810
(18%)
 Black 46
(4%)
6,148
(29%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
191
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
150
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
45
(0%)

Christa Mcauliffe School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 788
(76%)
14,873
(69%)
 Not Eligible 161
(15%)
5,233
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 92
(9%)
1,396
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Christa Mcauliffe School is ranked 23rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Christa Mcauliffe School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Christa Mcauliffe School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 856
2006 888
2007 895
2008 907
2009 892
2010 967
2011 997
2012 1003
2013 997
2014 1024
2015 1041

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.4
2006 11.2
2007 11.5
2008 10.2
2009 13.9
2010 15.1
2011 10.7
2012 12.5
2013 13.5
2014 12.6
2015 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82476635514019
2006 0.81981981981982
2007 0.82346368715084
2008 0.83792723263506
2009 0.84417040358744
2010 0.79110651499483
2011 0.82848545636911
2012 0.81754735792622
2013 0.75727181544634
2014 0.876953125
2015 0.84534101825168

Compare Christa Mcauliffe School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Christa Mcauliffe School
Jersey City, NJ
Public PK - 08 1,041 13.2:1  
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The Hudson School
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Private 05 - 12 187 5:1 1 miles
Hoboken Dual Language Charter School
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Public KG - 07 326 19.1:1 1 miles
Hoboken Catholic Academy
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Private PK - 08 345 13:1 1 miles
Alfred Zampella School
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Public PK - 08 1,102 13.8:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 06 224 8.2:1 1 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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