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Newark School of Data Science & Information Technology

Inspiring the Technology Leaders and Change Agents of Tomorrow


About Our School

Newark School of Data Science and Information Technology prepares the next generation of research scientists and information technology professionals with the expertise to bring organizational and technological change in all aspects of our communities. We prepare students for college and career by combining innovative curriculum in data science with cutting-edge, industry-standard technology.

*The Newark School of Data Science & Information Technology is among the new schools that Superintendent León has opened or reopened since his appointment in May 2018.

Unique Fact

We offer students unique opportunities such as internships, pre-college programming, and mentoring.

School Information

  • Principal

    Dr. Liana M. Summey

  • Address

    746 Sanford Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07106

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  • Parent Liaison

    Rayshawn Hughes

  • School Hours

    8:10 am - 2:40 pm

  • Uniform Colors

    Top: Kelly Green
    Bottom: Black

  • Before School Options

    None offered at this school

  • After School Options

    None offered at this school

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More Information

Seats Available
Seats Available in Entry Grade last Year Grade 9: 123 NA
Percentage of Applicants Who Listed This School
1st and Were Matched to this School Last Year
School Attendance
Average Daily Attendance Last School Year Percentage of Students Chronically Absent Last School Year
98% 1%
School Data
Average Section Size Student to Teacher Ratio Teachers with 5 or more years of experience Retention of Effective and Highly Effective Teachers Percentage of Teachers with Advanced Degrees
23 12 to 1 24% 76% 50%
Gradution Rates
Graduation Rates 2020-2021 Graduation Rates 2021-2022 Graduation Rates 2022-2023
Number of Devices 1:1
Magnet/Specialized School Admissions Criteria

• Transcript/Grades
• In-person Interview
• Written assessment
• Attendance
• Standardized test scores
• Submit Newark Enrolls application
• Admissions Test

*Please note that sibling preference does not apply to magnet schools. Please visit www.newarkenrolls.org for a list of up-todate criteria.

For more information on school performance, please see the NJDOE’s website: www.nj.gov/education/data