Jersey City Golden Door Charter School


Jersey City Golden Door Charter School is the sole school in this analysis, serving grades PK-8 with a total enrollment of 668 students. This charter school stands out for its strong academic performance, particularly in English Language Arts, where its proficiency rates exceed the state averages in most grades. With a diverse student population and a relatively low chronic absenteeism rate, Jersey City Golden Door Charter School appears to be effectively supporting student learning and achievement.

The school's academic excellence is evident in its test scores, with 7th-grade students achieving an 81.2% proficiency rate in ELA compared to the state's 55.7%. Additionally, the school's student-teacher ratio of 15.3 is relatively low, suggesting a focus on personalized attention. However, the school's ranking has fluctuated over the years, ranging from 303 to 607 among New Jersey elementary schools, indicating that its performance may be influenced by various factors.

While Jersey City Golden Door Charter School District is ranked 282 out of 615 districts in New Jersey and rated 3 stars out of 5 by SchoolDigger, the charter school itself has maintained a 3-star rating. With 36.23% of its students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch, the school is serving a significant population of economically disadvantaged students, which may present unique challenges and opportunities for the school to address.

District Detail

 3044 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07306

 (201) 795-4400

SchoolDigger Rank:
282nd of 615 New Jersey districts

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Grades served: PK, KG-8
Students: 668

Primary Schools: 1
Middle Schools: 0
High Schools: 0
Alternative Schools: 0

SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the New Jersey Department of Education.

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