North Star Academy Charter School of Newark Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#289
College Readiness Index
57.1
Math Proficiency
3.6
Language Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • KG–12 Grades
  • 1,687 Students
  • 156 Teachers

North Star Academy Charter School of Newark
10 WASHINGTON PLACE
NEWARK, NJ 07102

Phone: (973) 642-0101

District: North Star Academy Charter Sch

Overview

North Star Academy Charter School of Newark is ranked 17th within New Jersey. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at North Star Academy Charter School of Newark is 79 percent. The student body makeup is 44 percent male and 56 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. North Star Academy Charter School of Newark is the only high school in the North Star Academy Charter Sch.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#289
State Rank
#17
Charter Rank
#60

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,687
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 80%
Full-Time Teachers 156

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Language 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 57.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served KG – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,687
Proficient in Language (district average) 100%
Proficient in Math (district average) 100%
College Readiness (district average) 57.1

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