Great Oaks Charter School



Great Oaks Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Great Oaks Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 97
7 78
8 68
9 127
10 73
11 43
12 0

Great Oaks Charter School is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Great Oaks Charter School District. It enrolls 486 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 20.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 486
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.2

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Great Oaks Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 268
(55%)
268
(55%)
 Male 218
(45%)
218
(45%)

Great Oaks Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 392
(81%)
392
(81%)
 Hispanic 90
(19%)
90
(19%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Great Oaks Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 340
(70%)
340
(70%)
 Not Eligible 97
(20%)
97
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(10%)
49
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Great Oaks Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.0%) 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.

Great Oaks Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 133
2012 206
2013 277
2014 349
2015 486

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 N/A
2012 20.6
2013 20.5
2014 19.4
2015 20.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011
2012 0.78155339805825
2013 0.67148014440433
2014 0.8080229226361
2015 0.80041152263374

Compare Great Oaks Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,090.0% 20.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 80.0%
 

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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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