College and School Counseling
Please view the the various menu links (on the right) to learn about the services for students at Newark Charter Junior/Senior High School. Students and families are encouraged to use this site as a resource, and as a preview of the counseling and college counseling curricula, in addition to the process of applying to colleges from Newark Charter.
2017-2018 General Update(s)
In May of 2017, Newark Charter High School graduated its first class of seniors. NCS first opened its middle school in 2001, followed by the elementary school in 2007, and lastly the high school in 2013. Please scroll below to see a list of colleges and universities where Patriots from the inaugural Newark Charter Class of 2017 were admitted.
AP Capstone Diploma – The first high school in DE with full implementation of the AP Capstone Diploma program.
Jefferson Service Awards Students in Action – Delaware’s Outstanding Service High School Winner, 2016.
#2 National Winner – Video Game Design – Newark Charter’s first trip to the TSA National Competition, 2016.
#3 National Winner – Essays on Technology – Newark Charter’s first trip to the TSA National Competition, 2016.
Top 10 National Finalist – On-Demand Video – Newark Charter’s first trip to the TSA National Competition, 2016.
National History Day – 11 Students qualified for Nationals, 2016.
FFA (Biotechnology) – 12 National Finalists, 2016.
4.75 AP Calculus AB Exam Avg – 9th & 10th Graders in 2015
4.77 AP Calculus AB Exam Avg – 9th, 10th, & 11th Graders in 2016
2nd Highest Sophomore PSAT Avg in Delaware – 1st ever sophomore class, 2014
2nd Highest Junior PSAT Avg in Delaware – 1st ever junior class, 2015
2nd Highest School-day SAT Avg in Delaware – 1st ever junior class, 2016
2016 Delaware Bio Educator of the Year for grades K-12 – Teacher, Melanie Mundell, 2016.
2016 Mid-Atlantic Marine Education Association Award – Teacher of the Year, Tami Lunsford, 2015.
Global Contexts for Leadership – Unique (optional) curricular pathway to nurture global thinking and leadership.
Top Workplace Award – Newark Charter has been named a “Top Workplace” in DE for 5 years.
Newark Charter Class of 2017 Colleges and Universities List (at least one admit per listed institution, bold indicates enrollment).
|Arizona State University|
|Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania|
|Bryn Mawr College|
|Capitol Technology University|
|Carnegie Mellon University|
|Catholic University of America|
|Chestnut Hill College|
|Coastal Carolina University|
|College of Charleston|
|College of New Rochelle|
|Colorado School of Mines|
|Colorado State University|
|Sciences Po – Columbia University Dual BA Program|
|Delaware State University|
|Delaware Technical & Community College|
|Delaware Valley University|
|East Carolina University|
|Fairleigh Dickinson University – Florham Campus|
|Florida Southern College|
|George Mason University|
|George Washington University|
|Georgia Institute of Technology|
|Georgian Court University|
|Gwynedd Mercy University|
|High Point University|
|James Madison University|
|Johns Hopkins University|
|La Salle University|
|Lebanon Valley College|
|Millersville University of Pennsylvania|
|New Jersey Institute of Technology|
|Norfolk State University|
|North Carolina A&T State University|
|North Carolina Central University|
|North Carolina State University|
|Pennsylvania State University|
|Point Park University|
|Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute|
|Robert Morris University (PA)|
|Rutgers University-New Brunswick|
|Saint Joseph’s University|
|Saint Vincent College|
|Salem Community College|
|San Diego State University|
|Seton Hall University|
|Southern New Hampshire University|
|St. Edward’s University|
|Stony Brook University|
|SUNY College at Geneseo|
|The University of Tampa|
|Trinity Christian College|
|University of British Columbia|
|University of Colorado at Boulder|
|University of Delaware|
|University of Delaware Honors Program|
|University of Detroit Mercy|
|University of Florida|
|University of Hartford|
|University of Illinois at Chicago|
|University of Maine|
|University of Mary Washington|
|University of Maryland, Baltimore County|
|University of Maryland, College Park|
|University of Massachusetts, Amherst|
|University of Miami|
|University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill|
|University of North Carolina at Charlotte|
|University of North Carolina at Wilmington|
|University of Pennsylvania|
|University of Pennsylvania (The Wharton School of Business)|
|University of Pittsburgh|
|University of Rhode Island|
|University of Richmond|
|University of Rochester|
|University of San Diego|
|University of San Francisco|
|University of South Carolina|
|University of Southern California|
|University of the Sciences in Philadelphia|
|University of Vermont|
|University of Virginia|
|University of Washington|
|Virginia Commonwealth University|
|West Chester University of Pennsylvania|
|West Virginia University|
|York College of Pennsylvania|