Field trip to the Chemistry Heritage Foundation

The 7th and 8th graders had a glorious day visiting the Chemistry Heritage Foundation Museum in Philadelphia. They had a vast array of chemistry-based displays that highlighted the historical development of current understandings in art, biotech, computer technology, biology, medicine, and clothing.  The centerpice of the museum was a 2-story interactive display that seemed to be a class favorite.

Kids’ Greenfest and Book Swap

Environmental sustainability on display at NCCL’s Greenfest By Josh Shannon, Apr 10, 2017, Newark Post The festival, organized by the Newark Center for Creative Learning, drew nearly 400 people to the school on Phillips Avenue. Founded in 1971, NCCL is a K-8 cooperative-based school that eschews the traditional education theories in favor of a progressive model in which decisions are (continue reading)

Alumni Families Reunion

A HUGE thank you to everyone who came out for our 1st Annual NCCL Alumni Reunion!!! So much happiness, so many gnomes! Just like old times. It was lovely to see everyone and catch up on their lives!