Gov. Carney signed House Bill 354 into law at NCS. Championed by Rep. Osienski and spearheaded by four NCS students, the legislation amends Delaware’s equal accommodation law.

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.

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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

November 20, 2019
  • 1st Nature Club

    November 20, 2019

  • Picture Day Make-Up/Retake - Grades K-6

    November 20, 2019

November 21, 2019
  • K Nature Club

    November 21, 2019

November 22, 2019
  • NCIS Musical - Haphazardly Ever After

    November 22, 2019

  • Mid-Marking Period Grades 4-12

    November 22, 2019

November 23, 2019
  • NCIS Musical ~ Haphazardly Ever After

    November 23, 2019

November 25, 2019
  • PD Day - No School

    November 25, 2019

November 26, 2019
  • PD Day - No School

    November 26, 2019

November 27, 2019
  • Schools and Offices Closed

    November 27, 2019

November 28, 2019
  • Schools and Offices Closed

    November 28, 2019

November 29, 2019
  • Schools and Offices Closed

    November 29, 2019

December 2, 2019
  • School Resumes

    December 2, 2019

  • 1st Grade to Odessa

    December 2, 2019

December 3, 2019
  • Lego League

    December 3, 2019

  • 2nd Grade to the Grand (Christmas Carol)

    December 3, 2019

  • School Council Meeting

    December 3, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    NCHS Library

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, creed, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, handicap, veteran status, domicile, genetic information, or any legally protected characteristic.