Newark Boys Chorus School

  • 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)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Year Founded1969

Student Body

Total Students55 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Newark Boys Chorus School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(khaki pants, school polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

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

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club

Arts and Music Programs:
African Drumming, Musical Theater

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark
    Grades: K-8 | 68 students
    1.6 miles
    275 Sussex Ave
    Newark, NJ 07107
    (973) 483-3833
    1.6 K-8
    68
  • East Orange
    Madrasatu Ahlis Sunnah
    Special Program Emphasis (Islamic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 183 students
    2.9 miles
    215 N Oraton Pkwy
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973) 672-4124
    2.9 PK-12
    183
  • Jersey City
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 269 students
    5.1 miles
    183 Bayview Ave
    Jersey City, NJ 07305
    (201) 332-7111
    5.1 PK-8
    269
  • Montclair
    Montclair Cooperative School
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    Alternative School
    Grades: NS-8 | 204 students
    6.6 miles
    65 Chestnut Street
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973) 783-4955
    6.6 NS-8
    204
  • Nutley
    Grades: PK-12 | 409 students
    6.4 miles
    390 Washington Avenue
    Nutley, NJ 07110
    (973) 667-9700
    6.4 PK-12
    409

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