Show Your Power, Cast Your Vote in the Newark School Board Election

The Newark Trust for Education believes in the power of community; the power of individuals to inform decisions that impact the day-to-day learning lives of our young people. Have your voices heard in selecting the three new members of Newark’s School Advisory Board tomorrow, April 25, 2017, election day.  

The City is facing a critical moment in determining who will host the educational conversation in Newark that will inform our movement into a new era, an era of local control. Do not be left out. Vote tomorrow.

Read more about the candidates at Newark Trust for Education’s Campaign Central.  
Listen to the podcast of the candidates forum by clicking here.

Join Our Upcoming Community Forums: March 25th & 27th

Join us on March 25th or March 27th as we gear up for the April 5th NPS Advisory Board Forum! These smaller forums are designed to provide community members an opportunity to:

  • Give feedback on information presented during the Mayor's community conversations on the return to local control.
  • Inform questions for NPS Advisory Board candidates.
  • Inform recommendation to the Mayor and NPS Advisory Board chair.

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Campaign Central -- Information about NPS School Board Elections

Welcome to the Newark Trust for Education's Countdown to an Election


On Tuesday, April 25th, the residents of Newark will have the opportunity to shape the future of public education for all of our children.

Three seats on the Newark Public Schools Advisory Board are open for election. 

Fifteen candidates are running.

Your vote does more than impact the future leadership of our educational system.  Your voice ensures that we work collectively and democratically to address the critical needs of Newark’s students.

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