University Academy Charter School

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3/10
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Reviews
3
Grades
9-12
Students
423
Type
Public charter
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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English
35%
State avg: 42%
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Biology I
46%
State avg: 57%
Algebra II
15%
State avg: 25%
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2/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


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Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
85%
State avg: 90%
Average SAT score
875
State avg: 1075
SAT participation rate
77%
State avg: 58%
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Environment
General Information
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Students
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Black
54%
Hispanic
33%
Asian
11%
White
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
11 :1
State avg: 12 :1
Students per counselor
212 :1
State avg: 419 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
85%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
275 West Side Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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