Newark Board of Education Celebrates Success at Annual Soccer Jamboree

NBOE Elementary Soccer players during a match
NBOE Elementary Soccer players during a match

The Newark Board of Education, in partnership with the US Soccer Foundation, proudly announces the successful conclusion of another year of the Soccer for Success program at the annual Office of Extended Learning Soccer For Success Jamboree held on May 4, 2024, at Ironbound Recreation Stadium.

The event, a true celebration of community spirit, brought together 45 co-ed teams from 27 elementary NBOE schools. It was a day that transcended skill levels, showcasing the dedication and talent of students. Families from across the district, united by their love for soccer and healthy living, gathered to enjoy a day filled with spirited competition and community bonding. This shared passion and unity are what make our district strong.

The Newark Board of Education commends all participating teams, coaches, and mentors for their commitment and sportsmanship throughout the tournament. These young athletes have displayed their soccer skills and exemplified the values of teamwork, discipline, and healthy habits fostered through the Soccer for Success program.

The Jamboree's success is a testament to the Newark Board of Education's commitment to providing enriching opportunities. We are dedicated to promoting physical activity, skill development, and character-building for students across the district.