Mission Statement:

The Newark School of the Arts (NSA) changes the lives of youth through access to quality education in the performing and visual arts.  We accomplish this by providing excellence in sequential education and training, offering an emerging state of the art learning environment, accepting students of all ages and abilities, and partnering with other successful arts educators while maintaining affordability and accessibility. NSA is a family and community oriented school that has served 38,000 individuals since its inception, and provides education for 500 students each week.                                        

Since 2013, Newark School of the Arts has been recognized with a Citation of Excellence from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and has been recognized as a Major Presenting and Service organization for over 10 years.  We keep striving to bring you the best in education and service.

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89 Lincoln Park  Newark, NJ 07102

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