Newark Day Center

The Newark Day Center, founded in 1803 as the Newark Female Charitable Society, is a multifaceted, innovative, pace-setting community agency serving children, youth, adults and seniors.
The mission of the Newark Day Care Center is to continue our long tradition of training the poor to help themselves.
We strive to support the citizens of Newark and Essex County of all ages by providing child care, training opportunities for adults, social services for the elderly and summer camping experiences through the Fresh Air Fund.
We will also serve as a vehicle to promote partnerships with other community-based organizations, and advocate for those who seek our assistance.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 125 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Newark Day Center ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1

Student Body

Total Students
125 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
97%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Newark Day Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
31:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the application deadline for Newark Day Center?
The application deadline for Newark Day Center is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Newark Day Center located?
Newark Day Center is located in the Central Ward neighborhood of Newark, NJ. There are 2 other private schools located in Central Ward.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 125 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Essex County, NJ is $19,757 for elementary schools and $28,128 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Essex County, NJ is 67% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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