2016 Newark Kids Count Released

Posted on August 1, 2016


Report: Newark children faring better in midst of pervasive poverty
Life for Newark children continues to improve with marked progress in critical areas of child well-being, including a drop in teen births and juvenile arrests, as well as a rise in the high school graduation rate and median income, but most Newark families still live in poverty, according to the 2016 Newark Kids Count report released today.