“Typically at this point, all students would have financial aid packages from all their schools,” said Mark Stulberg, director of college counseling at North Star Academy’s Lincoln Park High School.

Students at First Avenue School last year were among the first to test Khanmigo, an artificially intelligent chatbot developed by Khan Academy and powered by ChatGPT technology.

The state’s Latinx student population is steadily increasing but attending “increasingly hyper-segregated schools,” according to a new report from the Latino Action Network Foundation and Rutgers University Cornwall Center.

District leaders say the new cameras are meant to make schools safer and will not result in an invasion of privacy.

Efforts to reduce youth crime should focus on after-school and early evening hours, studies show. Students in Newark say the curfew could help curb violence but foresee resistance among young people.

A new study shows students with access to school libraries and librarians perform better academically than those without.

The rate of Newark youth out of school and without a job is almost double the statewide rate and remains above pre-pandemic levels, according to a new report.

There are three full-term seats up for grabs and one seat with a one-year unexpired term.

10 candidates are competing for seats on the Newark Board of Education in this year’s election taking place April 16.

This year, Newark Public Schools extended summer school program hours until 6 p.m. for students in elementary, middle, and high school.

Absenteeism rates are higher for certain student groups based on race, gender identity, disability, and English language skills

Newark Public School leaders said the biggest expenses are payments to charter schools, hiring new teachers, upgrading facilities, and supporting academic initiatives.

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    Nueva Jersey considera una variedad de factores al identificar las escuelas que necesitan apoyo, incluido el rendimiento académico.

    District leaders urged lawmakers to reform the 15-year-old school funding system.

    The two-hour forum, organized by the Newark branch of the NAACP, gave candidates time to talk about Newark Public Schools policies they would revise or enact and issues they would champion.

    Federal guidelines mandate that states identify low-performing public schools in need of additional state and federal support to help raise student achievement.

    The Assembly Education Committee cleared a raft of bills that address teacher recruitment and retention.

    Anunció la semana pasada que este plan presupuestario cubriría completamente financiar los distritos K-12 del estado.

    The candidate pool is a mix of veteran board members and newcomers. What questions do you have for them ahead of the April election?

    In this year’s April school board race, Newark voters will see a mix of new and returning candidates looking to secure a spot on the nine-member Board of Education.

    Newark Public Schools is one of five New Jersey school districts receiving electric school buses through an Environment Protection Agency grant program.

    The governor says his proposed school aid would, for the first time, fully fund districts that have gone underfunded for years, including Newark.

    During Tuesday’s budget address, Murphy proposed more money for K-12 public schools, marking the largest investment to schools in the state’s history.

    Los defensores buscan preparar a los adolescentes para el próximo año.

    The state blocked an alternative public charter school from expanding into Jersey City, and for the third time in a row, denied another school’s request to expand.

    Newark passed a historic ordinance in January to lower the voting age to 16 for school board elections. But technical issues will delay their vote until 2025.

    El superintendente dice que la eliminación de la novela para adolescentes fue parte de una actualización curricular y no una prohibición de libros.

    Islah Tauheed says working alongside another Black woman leader has been affirming and life-changing.

    The charter school will move out of the space it leased from Newark Public Schools after settling a nearly four-year legal dispute over alleged violations of its lease. The move is a step forward in Superintendent Roger León’s plan to reclaim district buildings.

    Some districts are holding classes online to fill gaps caused by teacher shortages.

    High school students learning English will have a new option to receive bilingual education in the South Ward next school year.