Newark Charter School

  • Newark Charter School serves 1,787 students in grades 9.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
  • 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 1787 students has grown by 32% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 172 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010, 2016)
Grades Offered9
Total Students1,787 students
Newark Charter School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender %Newark Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers172 teachers
Newark Charter School Total Teachers (2003-2015)
Students by GradeNewark Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
Newark Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
14%
4%
Newark Charter School Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
4%
15%
Newark Charter School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
11%
31%
Newark Charter School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
66%
47%
Newark Charter School White Students (2003-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Newark Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNewark Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownDE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.530.66
Newark Charter School Diversity Score (2003-2015)
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.
7%
37%
Newark Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
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/an/a
Newark Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

  • Newark Charter School District's student population of 1,787 students has grown by 32% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,474 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has declined by 23% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,071 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District NameNewark Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed1,787933
Newark Charter School District Students Managed (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$13 MM$8 MM
Newark Charter School District District Total Revenue (2002-2015)
District Spending$11 MM$9 MM
Newark Charter School District District Spending (2002-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,474$7,010
Newark Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2002-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,071$7,367
Newark Charter School District District Spending / Student (2002-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark West Park Place Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 368 students
    1.1 miles
    193 West Park Place
    NewarkDE 19711
    (302)454-2290
    1.1KG-5368
  • NewarkDownes (john R.) Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 474 students
    1.4 miles
    220 Casho Mill Road
    NewarkDE 19711
    (302)454-2133
    1.4KG-5474
  • Newark Mcvey (joseph M.) Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 457 students
    1.6 miles
    908 Janice Drive
    NewarkDE 19713
    (302)454-2145
    1.6KG-5457
  • ElktonCecil Manor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
    2.3 miles
    971 Elk Mills Rd
    ElktonMD 21921
    (410)996-5090
    2.3PK-5450
  • NewarkNewark High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1555 students
    2.5 miles
    750 East Delaware Avenue
    NewarkDE 19711
    (302)631-4700
    2.59-121555

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