Team Academy Charter School



Team Academy Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Team Academy Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 443
1 445
2 358
3 256
4 161
5 340
6 215
7 216
8 210
9 185
10 154
11 134
12 130

Team Academy Charter School is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Team Academy Charter School. It enrolls 3,247 students in grades 1st through 12th. Team Academy Charter School is the 2nd largest public school in New Jersey and the 25th largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 3,247
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 245

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Team Academy Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,664
(51%)
1,664
(51%)
 Male 1,583
(49%)
1,583
(49%)

Team Academy Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 3,029
(93%)
3,029
(93%)
 Hispanic 202
(6%)
202
(6%)
 White 10
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Team Academy Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 2,486
(77%)
2,486
(77%)
 Not Eligible 397
(12%)
397
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 364
(11%)
364
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Team Academy Charter School is ranked 2nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Team Academy Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.8%) 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.

Team Academy Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 319
2006 467
2007 621
2008 767
2009 1050
2010 1277
2011 1505
2012 1786
2013 2231
2014 2729
2015 3247

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 16.7
2007 23.9
2008 19.7
2009 19.4
2010 15.2
2011 16.4
2012 N/A
2013 11.8
2014 11.1
2015 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6833855799373
2006 0.6745182012848
2007 0.75845410628019
2008 0.79269882659713
2009 0.79619047619048
2010 0.84494909945184
2011 0.87774086378738
2012 0.86674132138858
2013 0.86149708650829
2014 0.87871015023818
2015 0.87773329226979

Compare Team Academy Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.8%
 

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Newark, NJ
Public KG - 12 3,247 13.3:1  
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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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