School Procedures

School Day

  • Students attend classes from 8:20 A.M. to 2:55 P.M.
  • Parents will receive a phone call  after 10:00 A.M. if their child is late or absent.


  • Parents and other visitors are always welcomed.  Visitors will only be admitted through the main entrance.  All visitors must sign in at the security desk and then report to the main office.

School Closings/Delayed Openings

  • At times, hazardous weather conditions or other emergencies may necessitate the closing or delayed opening of school.  A recorded telephone message will go out to all students and staff of the Newark Public Schools.  Also, news of these closings and delays will be broadcast between 6:00 A.M. and 9:00 A.M. on local radio and TV stations.