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Newark Charter High School Profile 2017-2018

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).

Alvernia University
American University
Arcadia University
Arizona State University
Barry University
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Boston College
Boston University
Brown University
Bryn Mawr College
Bucknell University
Capitol Technology University
Carnegie Mellon University
Catholic University of America
Champlain College
Chestnut Hill College
Clemson University
Coastal Carolina University
College of Charleston
College of New Rochelle
Colorado School of Mines
Colorado State University
Columbia University
Sciences Po – Columbia University Dual BA Program
Dartmouth College
Delaware State University
Delaware Technical & Community College
Delaware Valley University
Denison University
DePaul University
DeSales University
Drexel University
Duke University
East Carolina University
Eckerd College
Elizabethtown College
Emory University
Fairleigh Dickinson University – Florham Campus
Florida Southern College
George Mason University
George Washington University
Georgetown University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgian Court University
Gettysburg College
Goldey-Beacom College
Gwynedd Mercy University
Hampton University
Harvard University
High Point University
Hofstra University
Iona College
James Madison University
Johns Hopkins University
La Salle University
Lebanon Valley College
Lehigh University
Liberty University
McDaniel College
Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Morehouse College
Neumann University
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Norfolk State University
North Carolina A&T State University
North Carolina Central University
North Carolina State University
Northeastern University
Oberlin College
Pennsylvania State University
Pepperdine University
Point Park University
Pratt Institute
Princeton University
Purdue University
Randolph College
Reed College
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Roanoke College
Robert Morris University (PA)
Rollins College
Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Saint Joseph’s University
Saint Vincent College
Salem Community College
San Diego State University
Seton Hall University
Simmons College
Southern New Hampshire University
St. Edward’s University
Stevenson University
Stony Brook University
SUNY College at Geneseo
Susquehanna University
Swarthmore College
Syracuse University
Temple University
The University of Tampa
Towson University
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
Ursinus College
Vassar College
Villanova University
Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia Tech
Washington College
Wesley College
Wesleyan University
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
West Virginia University
Widener University
Wilmington University
Yale University
York College of Pennsylvania