Student Enrollment

Free High Quality School Serving PreK-Grade 8!

Entering its 10th year of operation, University Heights Charter School has a track record of educational excellence. Our Lower and Upper Schools, across the street from each other, afford all students access to multiple gyms, computer labs, outdoor play spaces, and more!

School Features

  • Open to ALL students
  • All teachers are highly qualified & certified
  • Extended school day (care available from 7am-6:30 pm)
  • Extended school year
  • Strong focus on character development
  • Wide range of special education services
  • Computers, art, music & phys ed
  • Afterschool violin program with the NJ Symphony Orchestra
  • Two full-time social workers and nurses

18-19 New Scholar Application ProcessĀ -Applications for incoming scholars in grades PK3-8th grade for the 2018-2019 school year are now available online via between Monday, December 4, 2017 – Friday, February 16, 2017. Current scholars do not have to reapply. Siblings of current scholars must apply and indicate sibling on the application to receive sibling preference. PK3 and PK 4 scholars must be Newark residents. Any questions please email Ms. Murray at