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,...

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Upcoming Events

October 21, 2019
  • 3rd Grade LMR

    October 21, 2019

  • Book Fair

    October 21, 2019 - October 25, 2019 @ 

  • 3rd to DE Nature Society

    October 21, 2019

  • National Junior Honor Society Induction Ceremony

    October 21, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    NCHS Cafetorium

October 22, 2019
  • Book Fair

    October 21, 2019 - October 25, 2019 @ 

  • 1st Grade Fitness Club

    October 22, 2019

  • K to Filasky Produce Farm

    October 22, 2019

  • Title One Reading Night

    October 22, 2019

October 28, 2019
  • 3rd Grade to DE Nature Society

    October 28, 2019

  • 3rd Grade LMR

    October 28, 2019

October 29, 2019
  • 1st Grade Fitness Club

    October 29, 2019

  • School Council Meeting

    October 29, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    NCHS Library

October 30, 2019
  • 3rd Grade to DE nature Society

    October 30, 2019

  • 3rd Grade LMR

    October 30, 2019

October 31, 2019
  • Meece Campus (Grades K-6) 12:30 Dismissal

    October 31, 2019

November 1, 2019
  • Meece Campus Spirit Day

    November 1, 2019

  • Report Cards Distributed Grades 4-12

    November 1, 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.