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1) SAVE THE DATES! With the transition back to local control, it is vital that NTU has a strong presence at the upcoming NPS Advisory Board Meetings. This fight is far from over!

  • September 13 – On Wednesday, September 13th, at 3:30 pm sharp, in front of Newark City Hall, Mayor Baraka will hold a press conference, open to the public, celebrating the return of local control to the Newark Public Schools after 22 years of state control. AFT National President Randi Weingarten will be among the speakers. The Weequahic High School band will play at 3:15 pm. Please come out to this very
President Trump just launched a heartless assault on young immigrants and on our communities.
By announcing his plan to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, he’s upending the lives—and the dreams—of more than 850,000 young people. And for what? To stoke resentment and fear?
The DACA program allows young immigrants who were brought here as children to remain in the United States by giving them temporary protection from deportation and permission to legally work. The young people covered by DACA are woven into the fabric of American society. They contribute to our economic
Several of our members have reached out to us about their Student Debt.  On our website, we posted information about Student Debt Forgiveness
The Newark Teachers Union works closely with NJ Citizen Action on a variety of issues.  They are currently doing a Student Debt Survey.  We recommend filling it out.
For more information, contact Beverly Brown Ruggia, NJCA’s Financial Justice Organizer, at 973-643-8800 ext.239 and
In Solidarity,
Mike Maillaro
Director of Research and Communication
Newark Teachers Union

Dear friends and allies,



On Monday, August 28, 2017 Camden St Staff Members and Special Assistant Zachary King, (Glover Network) made themselves available to our neighboring families in the community. We were able to meet and greet staff members from the Harmony House which houses some of our students from the school.


2019-2020 Pay dates: As per NPS, these are the pay dates for the 2019-2010 school year. Unless indicated, all pay checks are for ten (10) days.

Remember that all full-time staff are paid to the day, not a week behind. The “pay period” on top of staff’s check often creates confusion about that.

  • September 6, 2019 (9 days)
  • September 20, 2019
  • October 4, 2019
  • October 18, 2019
  • November 1, 2019
  • November 15, 2019
  • November 27, 2019
  • December 13, 2019
  • December 20, 2019
  • January 10, 2020
  • January 24, 2020
  • February 7, 2020
  • February 21, 2020
  • March 6, 2020
  • March 20, 2020
  • April 3, 2020
  • April 9, 2020
  • May 1, 2020
  • May 15, 2020
  • May 29