Our School in the News

The Intent to Succeed; Newark Arts High School Student Signs to Join Caldwell University New Football Program

July 6, 2017

PHOTO: (left to right) Lashana Thomas (Mother), Principal Ricardo Pedro, Lamont Rouse, Akeem Bowman (Uncle) A letter of intent to join the newly formed Caldwell […]

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Lucia Couto Receives Full Scholarship to Harvard University

June 16, 2017

Lucia Couto says academic excellence was stressed every day in her home growing up in Newark and attending First Avenue School. Neither Lucia’s mother nor […]

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Newark Students Participate in Glassroots’ 13th Annual Business Plan Competition and Trade Fair

May 26, 2017

Thirteen Newark students participated in year-long entrepreneurship programs focused on planning, preparing, marketing and managing a business   [Newark, NJ — May 24, 2017] — […]

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Sudden Passing of Newark Little League Coach Motivates Teen to Excel; Signs to Play Baseball in Vermont

April 9, 2017

Newark Arts High School is celebrating the recent signing of student Justin Velez, 17, to play collegiate baseball for Southern Vermont College. Joined by parents, […]

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Arts High School: 1st Place Recipients – Women In Media – Newark Cell Phone Cinema Contest

April 1, 2016

Congratulations to: Kayla Muldrow, Janecia Martinez, Blessing Akhubue & Justin Velez Faculty Sponsors: Jon Rafols & Robert Richardson Special Thanks Nyasia Bryant Danyelle Barnum Ruth […]

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At Arts High School, a good day starts with breakfast

October 18, 2015

Christina Giannantonio | The Star-Ledger | Email the author | Follow on Twitter NEWARK — Students at Arts High School now have an opportunity to […]

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NPS Gets District-wide Arts Grant, Teachers Get Creative

July 12, 2014

Newark Public Schools has the distinction of being the first district-wide arts education applicant to be funded by the New Jersey Arts in Education grant […]

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Arts High Jazz Musicians Perform in Washington, D.C. and NJPAC for Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Events

June 11, 2014

Hitting the high notes at the U.S. Department of Education in Washington D.C. earlier this year, the Newark Public Schools Arts High School Jazz Combo […]

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Science Park High School Teams Win Calculus and Statistics Contests in 2014 NPS Math Olympics

May 19, 2014

Newark Public Schools high school math students again pitted their skills against each other in this year’s Calculus and Statistics competitions, which are the first […]

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NY Yankee Legend & Latin Grammy-Nominated Bernie Williams Onstage with NPS Jazz House Kids Music Club Students

April 23, 2014

As part of the annual Jazz House Kids Music Club and Vocal Summit Student Showcase, students from eight Newark Public Schools participated in a special […]

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