Spanish Exchange

Newark Charter Jr./Sr. High School students hosted 20 students from Valladolid, Spain from October 5 to 18. Riley McCormick, a junior, has twice hosted exchange students and has also traveled to Spain on an exchange. “This exchange was a wonderful opportunity for...

Essay Winner

Fourth grader Henry Michel was recently named the winner of the Newark Area Welfare Committee essay contest. The Newark Area Welfare Committee is committed to helping Newark area families in crisis regain balance by providing them the necessities of life. Henry’s...

Student selected for Poetry Out Loud

Natalie Nwanekwu, 10th grader, recited “The Salutation” in the Poetry Out Loud Delaware State Finals, where she placed in the top four.  The Poetry Out Loud state competition, sponsored by the Delaware Division of the Arts in partnership with the National Endowment...

Order in the court

For the third straight year, NCHS students participated in the Delaware High School Mock Trial Competition, which was held at the New Castle County Courthouse in February.  In this competition, students are tasked to assume the roles of the witnesses and attorneys in...

A historic day for NCS students

National History Day is a culmination of a year-long history education program where students engage in research and interpretation of historical topics related to a theme of their choosing.   It’s also a competition, and 36 sophomores and juniors from NCHS...