North Star Academy Charter School is a school servicing grades KG to 12 and is located in the district of "Newark City School District" in Newark, NJ. There are a total of 4,866 students and 282 teachers at North Star Academy Charter School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1.
North Star Academy Charter School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 70.0%, which is 35% higher than the New Jersey average.
|Taking some courses||96|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||0|
|Passing some courses||64|
|Passing no courses||23|
Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At North Star Academy Charter School, there are a total of 99 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 96 taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
|Hispanic or Latino||13.3%||20.3%||22.9%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.1%||0.1%||0.2%||1.2%|
|Population density (sq mi)||11,603||1,215||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||35%||56%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||72.2%||87.5%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||69.3%||86.3%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||37.5%||60.7%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||18.6%||43.9%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||1.1%||4.0%||3.3%|