New Horizons Community Charter School

Unclaimed
4/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
19
Grades
K-5
Students
479
Type
Public charter
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

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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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Science
84%
State avg: 91%
Math
35%
State avg: 42%
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English
30%
State avg: 49%
Details
6/10
Student progress

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Average student progress (also known as student growth) means different things. In some states, the average progress is so low, a majority of students are not ready for college and career. It also depends on the school's test scores.

Average progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but keeping up with their peers.

Average progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and students in this school are learning at the same rate as similar students in other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

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Students
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Black
95%
Hispanic
5%
White
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Asian
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 12 :1
Students per counselor
442 :1
State avg: 419 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
18%
State avg: 11%
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19 Reviews
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Neighborhood
45 59 Hayes St
Newark, NJ 07103
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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