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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!
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 visit newarkenrolls.org and rank MPTCS  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 samemi ssion - 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 | PreK3- 8th 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.
MPTCS SELECT (Scholars Exhibiting Leadership Excellence Character & Teamwork) Academy | 88-108 Shipman St. | Kindergarten – 8th grade| featuring all-boys and all-girls classes| SELECT incorporates teaching strategies that focus on the different ways boys and girls learn and fosters a culture of collaboration through brotherhood and sisterhood.
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 provding opportunities for students to culitvate 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-HillMPTCS PAC Academy (PreK3 - 8th Grade)firstname.lastname@example.orgAna MunozMPTCS STEAM Elementary Academy (PreK-7th Grade)Gia LuskMPTCS SELECT Elementary Academy (Kindergarten-8th Grade)Doyal SiddellMPTCS High School of Culinary & Performing Arts (9th-12th Grade)Have questions: If you have any additional questions, email email@example.com call 973.621.0060, ext. 5
LOOK & LEARN EVENTSTo find out more about our Village, join Superintendent Gregory and our school leaders at one of our upcoming "Look & Learn" events:Village Academies Open House | 88-108 Shipman St., NewarkPreK to 8th Grade openingsWednesday, January 30, 20196:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.To RSVP click hereMPTCS High School of Culinary & Performing Arts Open House | 125 Sussex Ave., NewarkThursday, January 31, 20195:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.To RSVP click hereChat & Chew with Superintendent A. Robert GregoryWednesday, February 13, 2019125 Sussex Ave., Newark10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
To schedule a tour, contact:Audrey Green-HillMPTCS PAC (performing arts & culinary) Academy (PreK - 8th Grade)Ana MunozMPTCS STEAM Academy (PreK - 7th Grade)Gia LuskMPTCS SELECT (single gender) Academy (K - 8th Grade)Doyal SiddellMPTCS High School of Culinary & Performing Arts (9th - 12th Grade)