NJDOE News

New Jersey Department of Education
Office of Charter Schools
CHARTER SCHOOL APPLICATIONS JULY 2001

COUNTY

CHARTER SCHOOL APPLICANT

Camden

Campbell Computer Charter School

District: Camden City
2002-03 Focus: Grades 9 with 100 students
Four-Year Projection: Grades 9 to 12 with 400 students
Contact: Mr. Dereck Campbell
605 Barclay Walk
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

Tel: (856) 427-0773/871-0675
Fax: Not Provided

Camden

New Visions Charter School

District: Camden City
2002-03 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 4 with 450 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 4 with 450 students
Contact: Mr. Ambrose K. Bemiah
906 Haddon Avenue, Suite 806
Collingswood, NJ 08103

Tel: (609) 869-7101/235-1759
Fax: (609) 869-7102

Essex

A. Phillip Randolph Charter High School

District: Newark
2002-03 Focus: Grades 9 to 11 with 375 students
Four-Year Projection: Grades 9 to 12 with 500 students
Contact: Mr. Jasper Sherrod
417 South 18th Street
Newark, NJ 07103

Tel: (973) 985-9091/(609) 880-0641
Fax: (973) 623-0052

Essex

All Can Excel (A.C.E.) Academic Charter School

Region: East Orange, Newark
2002-03 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 8 with 300 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 8 with 380 students
Contact: Mr. Shakuur A. Sabuur
299 North 11th Street
Newark, NJ 07107

Tel: (973) 676-9200/223-6013
Fax: (973) 412-1449

Essex

History Charter School of the State of New Jersey

Region: Irvington Township, Newark
2002-03 Focus: Kindergarten and grades 1-3, 5 and 6 with 155 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 8 with 215 students
Contact: Ms. Florence R. Parker
P.O. Box 622
Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327

Tel: (570) 424-8563
Fax: (570) 476-7372

Essex

KIPP Newark Charter School

District: Newark
2002-03 Focus: Grades 5 with 80 students
Four-Year Projection: Grades 5 to 8 with 320 students
Contact: Mr. Ryan E. Hill
711 West 190th Street, #1G
Manhattan, NY 10033

Tel: (646) 337-8667/(212) 569-1199
Fax: Not Provided

Essex

New Jersey Virtual Charter School

District: Newark
2002-03 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 5 with 1,200 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 12 with 6,500 students
Contact: Mr. Matthew T. Gilfillan
43 Johnson Drive
Chatham, NJ 07928

Tel: (973) 701-7969/202-3017
Fax: Not Provided

Essex

New World Charter School

District: Newark
*2003-04 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 5 with 350 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 8 with 500 students
Contact: Mr. Michael Strickland
115 Old Short Hills Road, #631
West Orange, NJ 07052

Tel: (973) 243-7177
Fax: Not Provided

Essex

Newark Brick City Charter School

District: Newark
2002-03 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 5 with 500 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 5 with 500 students
Contact: Mr. Matthew T. Gilfillan
43 Johnson Drive
Chatham, NJ 07928

Tel: (973) 701-7969/202-3017
Fax: Not Provided

Essex

Performance Learning Newark Charter Junior/High School

District: Newark
2002-03 Focus: Grades 7 to 9 with 240 students
Four-Year Projection: Grades 7 to 12 with 480 students
Contact: Dr. Anthony F. Raimondo
77 Beech Street3
Nutley, NJ 07110

Tel: (973) 235-0522
Fax: (973) 235-001

Essex

Turner Academy Kindergarten Charter School

District: East Orange, Newark
*2003-04 Focus: Kindergarten with 100 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten with 100 students
Contact: Ms. Bridgette R. Turner
33 Taylor Avenue
Carteret, NJ 07008

Tel: (732) 802-0223/(973) 371-2451
Fax: (973) 371-9642

Monmouth

Jersey Shore Charter School

Region: Eatontown, Oceanport Borough, West Long Branch
2002-03 Focus: Grades 5 to 7 with 180 students
Four-Year Projection: Grades 5 to 8 with 240 students
Contact: Ms. Kathleen Devine
46 Sagamore Avenue
Oceanport, NJ 07757

Tel: (732) 571-2266/571-7283
Fax: (732) 741-4225

Morris

North Jersey Preparatory Charter School

Region: Boonton Town, Boonton Township, Parsippany-Troy Hills Township
2002-03 Focus: Grades 7 to 9 with 135 students
Four-Year Projection: Grades 7 to 12 with 450 students
Contact: Mr. Tajammul R. Khokhar
113 North Main Street
Boonton, NJ 07005

Tel: (973) 331-8495/335-4203
Fax: (973) 331-9426

Passaic

Abraham Technical Charter School

Region: Paterson, Prospect Park
2002-03 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 3 with 220 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 5 with 372 students
Contact: Mr. Syed M. Tariq-Shuaib
428 East 25 Street
Paterson, NJ 07514

Tel: (973) 278-7718
Fax: (973) 278-7718 (call first)

Passaic

Silk City Charter Middle School

District: Paterson
2002-03 Focus: Grades 6 to 8 with 162 students
Four-Year Projection: Grades 6 to 8 with 162 students
Contact: Mr. Robert Belmont
96 East 38th Street
Paterson, NJ 07514

Tel: (973) 278-4196/278-3372
Fax: (973) 278-3137

Somerset

Liberty Academy Charter School at Hillsborough

District: Hillsborough Township
*2003-04 Focus: Grades 5 to 8 with 320 students
Four-Year Projection: Grades 5 to 8 with 320 students
Contact: Mr. Michael Detsis
119 East Mountain Road
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Tel: (908) 369-6894
Fax: (908) 369-7350

Warren

Ridge and Valley Charter School

Region: Blairstown Township, Frelinghuysen Township, Hardwick Township, Knowlton Township and North Warren Regional
2002-03 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 8 with 90 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 8 with 135 students
Contact: Ms. Lisa M. Kelly
15 Millbrook-Stillwater Road
Hardwick, NJ 07825

Tel: (908) 362-1033
Fax: (908) 362-1191

All 21 Counties

N. J. Einstein Academy Charter School

District: All Districts--Cyberspace
2002-03 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 12 with 52 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 12 with 143 students
Contact: Mr. Mitchell E. Roth
207 Egret Lane, Route. 9
Marmora, NJ 08223

Tel: Not Provided
Fax: Not Provided