[NEWARK, New Jersey – August 30, 2018] – Newark Community Partners recently honored the new Superintendent of Newark Public Schools Roger León at a reception at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Ryan Gallery. The Community Partners are the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark City of Learning Collaborative (NCLC), Newark Trust for Education, Prudential Financial, and Rutgers University-Newark.
A brief program featured remarks from Reginald Lewis, Executive Director of the NCLC, Rich Levao, President of Bloomfield College and Anthony Munroe, President of Essex County College.
Photographed with Superintendent León are members of the Arts High School Jazz Ensemble and Newark Board of Education member Asia Norton. The Superintendent is also photographed with President Levao of Bloomfield College, Nancy Cantor, President of Rutgers University – Newark, President Munroe of Essex County College, Ron Chaluisán, Executive Director of the Newark Trust for Education and Reginald Lewis, Executive Director of the NCLC.