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Newark Public Schools

  • Schools
    73
  • Students
    36,112
  • Teachers
    2,669

Newark Public Schools is a public school district in New Jersey. They serve 36,112 students across 73 schools, and its teachers have had 2,959 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Newark Public Schools Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (973) 733-7333
  • 765 Broad St
  • Newark, NJ-3720
  • Website

Newark Public Schools Students

87%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
84%
of its student body are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily white students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Newark Public Schools Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Newark Public Schools had a total revenue of $1.2 billion in the 2016-17 school year. 12.7% came from local sources, 80.5% from state sources, and 6.8% from federal sources.

Newark Public Schools had a per-pupil revenue of $33,556 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 12.7% came from local sources, 80.5% from state sources, and 6.8% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Newark Public Schools Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Nov 28, 2022

DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a teacher in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education.

Newark Public Schools

$1.7 million
raised using DonorsChoose
2,959
projects funded
1,008
teachers funded
10,144
donors
195
projects for basic supplies
462
projects for technology
425
projects for books
104
projects for art supplies

Newark Public Schools has received support from 6,180 individuals from New Jersey and 3,964 individuals out-of-state.

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Newark Public Schools Schools

Abington Avenue Elementary School American History High School Ann Street Elementary School Annex Ann Street Elementary School Arts High School Avon Avenue Elementary School Bard High School - Early College Barringer High School Belmont Runyon Elementary School Bruce St School for the Deaf Camden Street Elementary School Central High School Early Childhood School South Chancellor Avenue Elementary School Cleveland Elementary School Dr E Alma Flagg Elementary School Dr William H Horton Elementary School Eagle Academy Young Men - Newark Early Childhood School - North Early Childhood School - West East Side High School East Ward Elementary School Early Childhood School - Central Elliott Street Elementary School Elliott Street @ Good Counsel Annex First Avenue Elementary School Fourteenth Avenue Elementary School Benjamin Franklin Elementary School George W Carver Elementary School George Washington Carver Elementary School Great Oaks Legacy Charter High School Harriet Tubman Elementary School Hawkins Street Elementary School Hawthorne Avenue Elementary School Ironbound Elementary School Ivy Hill Elementary School John F Kennedy School Lafayette Street Elementary School St James Annex Lafayette Street Elementary School Lincoln Elementary School Luis Munoz - Marin School Malcolm X Shabazz High School McKinley Elementary School Michelle Obama Elementary School Mount Vernon Elementary School New Jersey Regional Day School Newark School - Data Science Technical Newark School - Fashion & Design Newark School - Global Studies Newark School of Fashion and Design Newark Vocational High School Salome Urena Elementary School Oliver Street Elementary School Park Elementary School Brick Peshine Ave Elementary School Quitman Street Community School Rafael Hernandez Elementary School Ridge Street Elementary School-Early Childhood Center Ridge Street Elementary School Roberto Clemente Elementary School Science Park High School Sir Isaac Newton Elementary School South Seventeenth Street Elementary School South Street Elementary School Speedway Academies Louise A Spencer Elementary School Sussex Avenue Elementary School Technology High School Thirteenth Ave Elementary School University High School Weequahic High School West Side High School Wilson Avenue Elementary School
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