Parent Engagement

Welcome parents, families and community members. Our Parent Resources section includes an array of different district, city, state and federal resources. We hope the information provided is helpful to support your child's education.

We look forward to strengthening the partnerships between the school district, parents, and the entire Newark community.

Parent Engagement

Contact Info
Michelina Thornton

Office Location
765 Broad Street
Newark, NJ 07102

Phone: 973-733-7116
Fax: 862-255-4308

Name Title Phone Email
Mariah Alston Instructional Specialist 973-733-7607
Jill Budinich Instructional Specialist 973-424-4389
Leslie Comesañas Program Specialist 973-733-6429
Natasha Rouse Instructional Specialist 973-733-6474
Sharon Rojas Clerk 3 973-424-4398

Parents make the difference! and Parents still make the difference!, are four-page, evidence-based newsletters that provide practical, proven information for families, on a comprehensive array of school success topics, in a format that is best for you and your family. Please browse through the monthly newsletter that is available below.

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