Jose Marti Freshman Academy



Jose Marti Freshman Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jose Marti Freshman Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 544
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 33

Jose Marti Freshman Academy is a public high school of the Union City School District located in Union City, NJ. It has 577 students. Jose Marti Freshman Academy is the 306th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 9,545th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.5 to 1.

Total Students: 577
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 50

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Jose Marti Freshman Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 324
(56%)
1,995
(53%)
 Female 253
(44%)
1,765
(47%)

Jose Marti Freshman Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 553
(96%)
3,616
(96%)
 White 12
(2%)
61
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
41
(1%)
 Black 4
(1%)
41
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jose Marti Freshman Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 511
(89%)
3,217
(86%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(7%)
291
(8%)
 Not Eligible 23
(4%)
252
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Jose Marti Freshman Academy is ranked 76th out of 0 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jose Marti Freshman Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.0%) 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.

Jose Marti Freshman Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 593
2010 580
2011 570
2012 577

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 16
2010 15.5
2011 13
2012 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.86003372681282
2010 0.93103448275862
2011 0.92631578947368
2012 0.96013864818024

Compare Jose Marti Freshman Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
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 96.0%
 

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