Category: News

Pulitzer Prize Winner Salamishah Tillet Kicks Off NA’s 250th School Year

On Wednesday, September 7, Newark Academy kicked off its historic 250th school year with its traditional Convocation ceremony featuring a keynote address by Dr. Salamishah Tillet ’92, a Pulitzer Prize winner, scholar, writer and activist. During her keynote speech, Dr. Tillet encouraged Newark Academy students to embrace life’s messiness and to be excited about what… Read more »

Newark Academy Features “The Many Faces of Newark” Exhibit

Newark Academy is showing a body of work by Newark-based artist, Chrystofer Davis, at the David Teiger ’47 Gallery for Studio Arts at NA through November 17, 2023. In honor of Newark Academy’s 250th anniversary, the school chose to showcase Davis’s exhibit, “The Many Faces of Newark,” to pay homage to its origin city of… Read more »

NA’s “250” formation featured on News 12!

On Thursday, October 5, over 800 Newark Academy students, faculty and staff joined together to form the number “250” in honor of the school’s historic anniversary. A time lapse video of the number formation was featured on News 12 New Jersey’s “Jersey Proud” segment here.