The NCS Marching Band participated in the 2019 London New Year’s Day parade.

NCS students recently attended the US Global Leadership Coalition Conference hosted by Senator Coons.

Congratulations to our National Merit Scholarship semifinalists!

Our Mission

Newark Charter School promotes high levels of student effort, achievement and decorum for children in grades K-12 in the Greater Newark community by providing continuous, engaging and rigorous academic challenges grounded in a sequential core of common knowledge, delivered in a community of students, educators and involved parents who value scholarship and appropriate behavior.

Primary School

Intermediate School

Jr / Sr High School

Presidential Scholar Candidates

Presidential Scholar Candidates

Newark Charter Junior/Senior High School is home to seven students selected as candidates for the 2019 United States Presidential Scholars Program. The U.S. Presidential Scholars Program was established in 1964, to recognize and honor the nation’s most distinguished...

Writing Award Recipients

Some very talented Newark Charter High School students submitted a wide variety of works, including descriptive essays, humorous essays, short stories, poetry, and journalistic articles, to the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. In all, Newark Charter students won 28...

Delaware History Day Competition

            Delaware History Day competition was held this spring at William Penn High School.  Of the 312 NCS sophomores and juniors who created 207 projects this year, Newark Charter had 24 sophomores and 19 juniors participate in the...

Homelessness Awareness

One of several career pathways Newark Charter High School students can choose is Global Contexts for Leadership. The pathway focuses on building leadership skills and learning about current economic, political, social and environmental issues. For the culminating...

NCS Signing Day

Five senior student-athletes signed their letters of intent this spring, committing to continuing their studies and athletic prowess at a variety of institutions. Pictured with NCS athletic director Mr. Greg Shivery, principal Dr. Lisa Ueltzhoffer and school director,...

Project Citizen

Stacey Bartkowski, ninth grade social studies teacher, spearheads Project Citizen at Newark Charter. Project Citizen promotes competent and responsible participation in both state and local government. The students work in small groups to collaboratively identify,...

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Upcoming Events

May 27, 2019
  • School and Offices Closed

    May 27, 2019

May 28, 2019
  • K Flip Flop Hop 5:30 PM

    May 28, 2019

  • 6th Grade to Baltimore

    May 28, 2019

  • 2nd Grade to DE History Museum

    May 28, 2019

May 29, 2019
  • Lennon Flip Flop Hop

    May 29, 2019

  • 2nd Grade to DE History Museum

    May 29, 2019

  • 5th Grade to Camp Arrowhead

    May 29, 2019

May 30, 2019
  • 2nd Grade Insect Safari (on campus)

    May 30, 2019

  • Guindon Publishing Party

    May 30, 2019

  • S. Davis's Class to Bowling Alley

    May 30, 2019

May 31, 2019
  • 4th Grade to Medieval Times

    May 31, 2019

  • 2nd Grade Insect Safari (on campus)

    May 31, 2019

June 3, 2019
  • 2nd Grade to DE History Museum

    June 3, 2019

June 4, 2019
  • Kindergarten Assessments

    June 4, 2019

  • 8th Grade to Hershey Park

    June 4, 2019

  • 3rd Grade to Colonial Plantation

    June 4, 2019

  • Foraker Publishing Party

    June 4, 2019

June 5, 2019
  • 10:55 Dismissal Grades 7-11

    June 5, 2019

  • Kindergarten Assessments

    June 5, 2019

  • 3rd Grade to Colonial Plantation

    June 5, 2019

June 6, 2019
  • Last Student Day Grades 7-11

    June 6, 2019

  • 10:55 Dismissal Grades 7-11

    June 6, 2019

  • End of Marking Period 4 Grades 4-11

    June 6, 2019

June 7, 2019
  • Last Teacher Day

    June 7, 2019

Delaware Department of Justice Bullying Prevention & School Crime Contact (Ombudsperson) Anonymous Tip Line: 1-800-220-5414

Child Abuse Information Suspected child abuse and neglect may be reported to the Division of Family Services 24-hour hotline at 1-800-292-9582. You may also call any Law Enforcement Agency or 911.

Newark Charter School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, gender, gender identity, disability, genetic information, marital or family status, military status, status as a veteran, or age in its programs or activities. Persons having civil rights inquiries may contact the School Director.