• What is a Community School?


    Central Campus Community School

    Central Campus Escuela de la Comunidad

    Central Campus Lekòl Kominate



    A partnership between Central Elementary School-Rosa Parks School-

    YWCA of Essex and Hudson Counties

    Funded By JP Morgan Chase Foundation
    What Is A Community School?


    Schools that combine rigorous academics with a wide variety of in-house

    services, supports, and opportunities for the purpose of promoting

    children’s learning and development.


    The Community School unites the most important influences in children’s lives

    schools, families, and communities

    to nurture their development into adulthood.



    The Central Campus Community School provides


    Extended Day Instructional/Recreational/Enrichment Activities for Students


    Parent Training Programs


    Adult ESL Education


    GED training


    Family Activities


    Day and Evening Parent Seminars


    Homework Help for Students


    Community Room at Central School


    After School Activities


    Open Computer Lab Time


    Social Services


    Family Events and Trips


    Collaboration with the Newark Museum


Last Modified on September 22, 2009