Newark Charter School

Tel: (302)369-2001
Grades KG-9
1,760 students
Newark Charter School serves 1,760 students in grades KG - 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Newark Charter School operates within the Newark Charter School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1760 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 175 teachers has grown by 136% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades Offered Grades KG-9
Total Students 1,760 students
Newark Charter School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Newark Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 175 teachers
Newark Charter School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Newark Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 15:1
Newark Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
14%
4%
Newark Charter School Asian Students (2003-2013)
Hispanic
3%
15%
Newark Charter School Black Students (2003-2013)
Black
12%
31%
Newark Charter School Black Students (2003-2013)
White
66%
47%
Newark Charter School White Students (2003-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Newark Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.52
Newark Charter School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
39%
Newark Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Newark Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

Newark Charter School District's student population of 1,760 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,924 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,454 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Newark Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 1,760 970
Newark Charter  School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $8 MM
Newark Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2003-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $9 MM
Newark Charter  School District District Spending (2003-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,924 $7,010
Newark Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,454 $7,367
Newark Charter  School District District Spending / Student (2003-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Newark High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gauger-cobbs Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Park Place Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark West Park Place Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 369 students
    1.1 miles
    193 West Park Place
    NewarkDE 19711
    (302)454-2290
    1.1KG-5369
  • NewarkDownes (john R.) Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
    1.4 miles
    220 Casho Mill Rd
    NewarkDE 19711
    (302)454-2133
    1.4PK-5450
  • Newark Mcvey (joseph M.) Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 445 students
    1.6 miles
    908 Janice Dr
    NewarkDE 19713
    (302)454-2145
    1.6KG-5445
  • ElktonCecil Manor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 462 students
    2.3 miles
    971 Elk Mills Rd
    ElktonMD 21921
    (410)996-5090
    2.3PK-5462
  • NewarkNewark High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1549 students
    2.5 miles
    750 East Delaware Ave
    NewarkDE 19711
    (302)631-4700
    2.59-121549

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