Newark Boys Chorus School

Tel: (973)621-8900
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  • At Newark Boys Chorus School, our mission is to create a challenging academic and musical environment in the city of Newark for young males from fourth through eighth grades.
  • Newark boys chorus school ultimately seeks to provide the community with young men who value a love for learning, a quest for excellence, and a compassion for humanity.
  • NBCS students, parents, teachers, and staff value: embracing a hunger for learning: striving for excellence in all that we do; respecting others and their property; and creating a cooperative spirit among the members of our school family.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Year Founded1969

Student Body

Total Students79 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeNewark Boys Chorus School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(khaki pants, dress shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition Free Effective September 2017
% on Financial Aid
45%
Admissions AssociateBrenda McLeod

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.African Drumming, Chess Club, Musical Theater Chess Club, African Drumming,
Musical Theater,
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