NJDOE News

New Charter School Approvals
January 14, 2005

1.

Camden

Environment Community Opportunity Charter School (ECO Charter School)

District: Camden City
2005-06 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 2 with 185 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 4 with 345 students

Contact: Ms. Antoinette C. Dendtler
111 North 6th Street
Camden, NJ 08102

Tel: 856.426.1727 or 215.242.6490
Fax: 856.627.4026
Email: ecocharterschool@post.harvard.edu

2.

Cape May

Ecole de la Mer: French Immersion Charter School of New Jersey

District: Upper Township
2005-06 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 4 with 105 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 7 with 195 students

Contact: Ms. Elizabeth F. Casey
618 North Shore Road
Beesleys Point, NJ 08223

Tel: 609.602.9716
Fax: 609.390.1147
Email: elcasey@hotmail.com

3.

Essex

University Heights Charter School

District: Newark
2006-07 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 1 with 120 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 5 with 240 students

Contact: Ms. Brenda E. Brown
c/o Bethany Academy
275 West Market Street
Newark, NJ 07103

Tel: 973.623.1099
Fax: 973.623.8511
Email: bebrown@ureach.com

4.

Union

Central Jersey Arts Charter School

District: Plainfield
2006-07 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 5 with 248 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 8 with 383 students

Contact: Ms. Shamida D. Coney
413 Pemberton Avenue
Plainfield, NJ 07060

Tel: 908.753.8451 or 908.222.3322
Fax: 908.222.0101
Email: shamidac@msn.com

5.

Union

Union County TEAMS (Technology, Engineering, Architecture, Math & Science) Charter School

District: Plainfield
2005-06 Focus: Kindergarten to grade 8 with 180 students
Four-Year Projection: Kindergarten to grade 8 with 180 students

Contact: Ms. Geraldine Agurs
515-517 West Fourth Street
Plainfield, NJ 07060

Tel: 908.754.3353 x13 or 908.756.8734
Fax: 908.754.0622
Email: executiveassistant@shilohplainfield.org