Newark Public Schools

Newark, New Jersey

  • 173rd

    largest school district
    in the country

    updated 12/15/2016**
  • $52k

    starting salary

    updated 08/02/2017
  • $95k

    max salary

    updated 08/02/2017
  • 4

    years to tenure

    updated 07/11/2017
  • 182

    days in student
    school year

    updated 10/10/2017
  • 188

    days in teacher
    school year

    updated 10/10/2017
  • 34,861

    students

    updated 12/15/2016**
  • 2,815

    teachers

    updated 12/15/2016**
  • 75%

    free/reduced lunch

    updated 12/15/2016**

Labor context

updated 12/15/2016
  • District is operating under a current contract
  • State requires collective bargaining by school districts if a majority of teachers vote for union representation.
  • Teachers are AFT union members.

Student Demographics

updated 12/15/2016**

*N/A indicates the issue was not addressed in scope of NCTQ reviewed documents.
**School district teacher count, enrollment, and demographic data is from the 2014-2015 school year, sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics.

Learn more

Go deeper within the district

Learn more about Newark Public Schools's district policies by creating a custom report from our database.

Generate a report

Compare this district to similar districts

Learn more about how Newark Public Schools stacks up with similar districts.

Generate a report