Girls Academy of Newark



Girls Academy of Newark Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Girls Academy of Newark Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 15
7 19
8 32
9 43
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 7

Girls Academy of Newark is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 116 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 116
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 10

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Girls Academy of Newark Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 115
(99%)
12,850
(48%)
 Male 1
(1%)
14,143
(52%)

Girls Academy of Newark Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 102
(88%)
11,919
(44%)
 Hispanic 13
(11%)
12,724
(47%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
52
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
198
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
85
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
2,012
(7%)

Girls Academy of Newark Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 79
(68%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 34
(29%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(3%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Girls Academy of Newark students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.7%) 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.

Girls Academy of Newark Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 N/A
2014 86
2015 116

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 N/A
2014 7.2
2015 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013
2014 0.82558139534884
2015 0.70689655172414

Compare Girls Academy of Newark to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 70.7%
 

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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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