School Profile

The mission of Newark Legacy Charter School is to develop in kindergarten through eighth grade students the scholarship, discipline, and character necessary for them to gain entry to, succeed in, and graduate from demanding college preparatory high schools.

Our Mission

The mission of Newark Legacy Charter School is to lay the foundation for our scholars to gain entry to, succeed in, and graduate from college.
Newark Legacy Charter School was approved by the New Jersey Department of Education in September 2009.

Extended Day and School Year:

Monday to Thursday: 7:45a.m. – 4:00 p.m.   Friday: 7:45a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Time Spent Daily on Literacy Instruction: 3 ½ hours

2015-2016 Population: 636

Teacher / Student Ratio: 10:1

Teachers per class: 2

Student/Computer Ratio: 3:1