Family Expo 2018

Learn More About Summer Opportunities for Newark Students: Academic, Athletic, Camp, Employment and Internships


[Newark, NJ – April 2, 2018] – Newark Public Schools Office of Family and Community Engagement Parents as Partners Program, along with Newark Thrives will host FAMILY EXPO 2018 on Thursday, April 5, 2018. The Expo will be held from 3 – 7 p.m. at Bard Early College High School, located at 321 Bergen Street, Newark.

The purpose of the FAMILY EXPO is to connect families and students to programs for this coming summer. The 4-hour open house will feature program experts to tell you more about 8 specific program areas that will be offered this summer; including:

  • Summer Plus academic and health and wellness programs
  • Summer Sports
  • Grades/Credit Recovery Information
  • Pre-College Programs
  • Day Camps
  • Sleep Away Camps
  • Summer Youth Employment
  • Internship Opportunities

Most of the programs for this summer are for students entering 1st grade through 12th grade. “Our goal for this summer, according to Robert Gregory, Interim Superintendent of Newark Public Schools, is to provide a myriad of academic enrichment programs and services that will prepare our students for the coming school year. I encourage families and students to take advantage of these great programs.”

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