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Newark, New Jersey

Turnaround for Children expanded its program to Newark, New Jersey in 2013, thanks in part to support from Newark Public Schools and the Foundation for Newark’s Future. During the 2017-18 school year, we are partnering with one school as part of the Class of 2017 Alumni Cohort, serving nearly 500 students students and more than 50 teachers and staff.

  • Chancellor Avenue School reported an increase in relational trust and emotional support

School Partners

School
Chancellor Avenue School
Principal
Sakina Pitts
Grades
pre-K-8
Students
472

Turnaround for Children has given teachers a means to become more in tune with the students...strategies for meeting expectations...ways to gauge student attention, ways to build community in the class.

Sakina Pitts, PrincipalChancellor Avenue School