Newark Legacy Charter School



Newark Legacy Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Newark Legacy Charter School Students by Grade
PK 45
K 80
1 85
2 87
3 91
4 79
5 71
6 68
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 36

Newark Legacy Charter School is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Legacy Charter School District. It enrolls 642 students in grades 1st through 12th. Newark Legacy Charter School is the 227th largest public school in New Jersey and the 10,980th largest nationally. It has 11.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 642
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 58
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,980th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 227th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 463rd out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 135th out of 1,572

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Newark Legacy Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 346
(54%)
346
(54%)
 Male 296
(46%)
296
(46%)

Newark Legacy Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 609
(95%)
609
(95%)
 Hispanic 29
(5%)
29
(5%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 White 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Newark Legacy Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 539
(84%)
539
(84%)
 Not Eligible 55
(9%)
55
(9%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(7%)
48
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Newark Legacy Charter School is ranked 99th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Newark Legacy Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.4%) 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.

Newark Legacy Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 N/A
2010 119
2011 90
2012 242
2013 295
2014 610
2015 642

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 N/A
2010 13.2
2011 5.3
2012 15.8
2013 18.4
2014 12.4
2015 11.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009
2010 0.82352941176471
2011 0.87777777777778
2012 0.88842975206612
2013 0.86440677966102
2014 0.92459016393443
2015 0.91433021806854

Compare Newark Legacy Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,110.0% 11.1:1
 
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 91.4%
 

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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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