Newark Leadership Academy



Newark Leadership Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Newark Leadership Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 22
10 26
11 17
12 28

Newark Leadership Academy is a public high school of the The Newark Public Schools located in Newark, NJ. It has 93 students in grades 9th through 12th. Newark Leadership Academy is the 435th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 20,693rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 7.2 to 1.

Total Students: 93
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 13

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Newark Leadership Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 52
(56%)
4,476
(50%)
 Female 41
(44%)
4,422
(50%)

Newark Leadership Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 88
(95%)
4,926
(55%)
 Hispanic 5
(5%)
3,102
(35%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
75
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
779
(9%)

Newark Leadership Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 72
(77%)
6,819
(77%)
 Not Eligible 18
(19%)
1,300
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(3%)
779
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Newark Leadership Academy is ranked 336th out of 0 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Newark Leadership Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 32.5%. 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.

Compare Newark Leadership Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
720.0% 7.2:1
 
1,151.9% 11.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 32.5%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 80.6%
 

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