Love this ❤️ Assemblywoman Verlina Reynolds-Jackson and Assemblywoman Shanique Speight gathered at Newark Day Center today to announce significant updates to the NJ Child Tax Credit as part of the recently enacted state budget. The CTC is doubled to $1,000 for eligible families helping to make NJ more affordable.
Newark Day Center will be registering students for the 2023-2024 School Year!!!!!
We will have a table set up at the ALL School Fair on Saturday, November 5, 2023 at 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Location: Newark Vocational High School, 301 West Kinney Street, Newark , NJ 07103. COME SEE US!!!!!!!!
Newark Day Center continues to enroll 3 and 4 year olds for September 2022. It’s not late to register your child for preschool. Early registration is still ongoing.
This is a free program offered to Newark Residents. You have several options to reach us.
- Contact a family worker ASAP at 973-643-5710
- Complete the online Child Care Screening Form: Child Care Screening Form – Newark Day Center
- Walk-Ins. , Monday-Friday, 8:00-5:00 (Walk -Ins are highly encouraged)
When you come to the center we ask that you bring the following items:
- Child’s birth certificate
- 3 proofs of Newark residency
- Parent’s photo ID
Don’t miss out on a great educational opportunity for your child.
The Fresh Air Fund is still accepting applications for the 2022 Summer. If your child is 7 – 12 years of age they are eligible to apply. We have already started selecting children. If you are interested, please complete an application as soon as possible. If the child is selected the Fresh Air Fund will provide the child with a campership for 1 session of day or overnight camp. For more information please contact the Fresh Air Fund coordinator. Or you may use the link and complete an online application today!!!!! Fresh Air Fund Application Form – Newark Day Center
The Newark Day Center would like to thank the PSEG Foundation’s Neighborhood Partners Program for your grant of $12,000. This grant will be used to purchase classroom technology as part of our ongoing campaign, “The Third Century Fund: Equity in Education”
The fund will focus on Bridging the Digital Divide, with new technology, an array of programming upgrades and improvements to the physical plant designed to ensure that our “scholars” and their families feel their “home away from home” is impressive, sustainable, safe and inviting. PSEG Foundation is helping us to reimagine and remodel our educational environment. With your contribution we will provide our little learners with additional tools for their sucess. Thank You!!!!
Newark Day Center is now enrolling for the 2022-2023 school year. Newark Residents with children that will be 3 years old by October 1, 2022 can enroll for the 2022-2023 school year. Please contact a family worker for more information and to complete registration.
The Newark Day Center will like to thank The Turrell Fund’s generous grant of $25,000. This wonderful support will help us make big strides as we pursue our “Third Century Fund: Equity in Education”.
One of the most rewarding aspects of my long career with Newark Day Center has been the opportunity to meet wonderful people along the way. Starting with the little learners who brighten our doors each day; to young parents committed to being the best they can be; to tireless grandparents; and to our supporters who come in all shapes and sizes.
Many thanks to the Turrell Fund for helping Newark Day Center meet new pinnacles in early childhood education.
–Donna Johnson-Thompson, EdD Executive Director
Check out a video and photos from the event through the EVENTS menu!!!!
THIS YEAR’S BATTLE OF BARRISTERS TO BE HELD ON AUGUST 10!!!!!!!
The Battle of the Barristers is taking place on August 10, 2021 (Rain date on August 17th) This fund raising event is being hosted by the winning team from the last tournament, McCarter & English. Teams participating this year to date are :
- McCarter & English
- Lowenstein Sandler
- Connell Foley
- Genova Burns
- Cole Schotz
- Carella Byrne
Stay tuned for more information!!!!!!!
The staff of Newark Day Center is tested for COVID-19 weekly. The testing is conducted at the agency through Sunshine Laboratory. The agency is preparing the center to accept more children. In order to do so they want to ensure parents and staff Newark Day Center is taking necessary precautions and stopping the spread. There are also numerous staff members who are fully vaccinated.
Any Newark Day Center parent interested in free COVID-19 testing please contact Marie Holley at firstname.lastname@example.org