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    Welcome to the Marion P. Thomas Charter School (MPTCS) Village!  Our students' educational journey begins in PreK and Kindergarten, where a LOVE of learning is cultivated. Start your child's path to success at one of our schools TODAY! 

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    MPTCS participates in the Newark Enrolls universal enrollment program. If you are searching for PreK, Kindergarten, 5th through 10th Grade, we have openings for the 2019-2020 school year!  To apply to visit newarkenrolls.org and rank MPTCS [715] as your #1 choice on your enrollment application.

    Our village is four schools encompassing PreK (for ages 3 and 4) through high school.  Each school has a unique focus, but the same mission - to prepare scholars for college, careers, and life.  Keep reading to find out more about our unique academies: 

    MPTCS PAC (Performing Arts & Culinary) Academy | 28  Burnet St., Newark | PreK38th Grade| The PAC Academy  provides instruction on the fundamentals (reading, writing, math and science) while integrating performing and culinary arts activities and programs into the curriculum to enrich students educational experience as well as to encourage exploration, self expression, logical thinking, self-esteem, imagination, and creativity. 

    MPTCS STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) Academy | 370 S. 7th St. | PreK3 – 7th Grade | The newly themed elementary school offers more educational opportunities through engaging,  hands-on science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematical project-based learning and partnerships.


    The High School of Culinary & Performing Arts (9th – 12th grade) offers an innovative learning environment, blending college prep courses with culinary and performing arts.  Our unique curriculum prepares students for college and entry-level careers by providing opportunities for students to cultivate marketable skills and develop their talent.

    Want more information contact one of our Family Liaisons to schedule a school tour to experience our learning environment:


    Audrey Green-Hill
    MPTCS PAC Academy (PreK3 - 8th Grade)
    Ana Munoz
    MPTCS STEAM Elementary Academy (PreK-7th Grade)
    Doyal Siddell
    MPTCS High School of Culinary & Performing Arts (9th-12th Grade)
    Have questions:   If you have any additional questions, email info@mptcs.org
    or call 973.621.0060, ext. 5
  •                        LOOK & LEARN EVENTS 


     To find out more about our Village, join our school leaders at one of our upcoming "Look & Learn" events:

     school tour

    To schedule a tour, contact:

    Audrey Green-Hill
    MPTCS PAC (performing arts & culinary) Academy (PreK - 8th Grade)
    Ana Munoz
    MPTCS STEAM Academy (PreK - 7th Grade)
    Doyal Siddell
    MPTCS High School of Culinary & Performing Arts (9th - 12th Grade)