Jrc Alternative School

315 Cooper Street,
Camden, NJ, 08102-0810
Tel: (856)963-4060
Jrc Alternative School's mission is to promote community collaboration that will provide the appropriate resources and services to satisfy the unique needs of each young person and his/her family.
The children, youth and families of Camden City will be provided with the opportunity to grow in a healthy, non-violent environment and receive a comprehensive, quality education resulting in spiritually, mentally, and socially productive individuals.
They will have access to quality healthcare, decent housing, clean and safe neighborhoods, structured recreation, and economic development opportunities that will allow for empowerment and self-sufficiency through a sense of connectedness.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Institute for Independent Education
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 10 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 33 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 88%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Jrc Alternative School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Urban Promise Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Name School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Chinatown Learning Center (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Camden Holy Name School
    (Roman Catholic)
    700 N 5th St
    Camden , NJ , 08102
    (856)365-7930
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  174  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Camden
    Camden Forward School
    (Christian)
    Po Box 1479
    Camden , NJ , 08105
    (856)328-1857
    (Christian)
    0.6  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Camden
    Urban Promise Academy
    (Christian)
    Po Box 1479
    Camden , NJ , 08105
    (856)382-1874
    (Christian)
    0.6  mi  |  46  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Camden
    The San Miguel School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    836 S 4th St
    Camden , NJ , 08103
    (856)342-6707
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  41  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Philadelphia FunKids    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    401 Market St.
    Philadelphia , PA , 19106
    (267)321-3088
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  23  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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