Early Childhood Academy - West



Early Childhood Academy - West Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Early Childhood Academy - West Students by Grade
PK 73
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Early Childhood Academy - West is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 73 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 8.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 73
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 9

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Early Childhood Academy - West Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 37
(51%)
14,143
(52%)
 Female 36
(49%)
12,850
(48%)

Early Childhood Academy - West Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 62
(85%)
11,919
(44%)
 Hispanic 8
(11%)
12,724
(47%)
 White 2
(3%)
2,012
(7%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
52
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
198
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
85
(0%)

Early Childhood Academy - West Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 50
(68%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 20
(27%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(4%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Early Childhood Academy - West students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.6%) 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.

Early Childhood Academy - West Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2012 68
2013 170
2014 98
2015 73

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2012 11.3
2013 21.2
2014 8.9
2015 8.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2012 0.86764705882353
2013 0.70588235294118
2014 0.62244897959184
2015 0.72602739726027

Compare Early Childhood Academy - West to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
810.0% 8.1:1
 
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 72.6%
 

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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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