Homecoming & Reunion: Saturday, October 19, 2019

We are looking forward to welcoming you back for Homecoming & Reunion on Saturday, October 19, 2019! Join fellow alumni, faculty and friends for a day of activities at NA. If your year ends in a 4 or a 9, this is your year! Below is the schedule of events for the day as well as Hotel Accomodations. Invitations will be mailed in late July. 

Schedule of Events

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  • Alumni of Color Breakfast, 10:00 AM

    This event will be led by Gardy Guiteau, NA Director of Equity and Inclusion. Join us for a morning of quality conversation, engagement and connection, as generations of alumni of color will have an opportunity to hear from the Director of Equity and Inclusion, to reflect on their own NA experiences and to discuss the future of diversity and inclusion at Newark Academy. All alumni are welcome to attend.
  • Athletic Events, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

    1:30 PM: Varsity Football vs. The Dalton School
    1:30 PM: Girls Varsity Soccer vs.Morristown Beard
    3:30 PM: Boys Varsity Soccer vs. Morristown Beard
  • Tailgate Party, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Fun-filled activities for the whole family, including live music, games, pumpkin painting, chili contest, face painting & tattoos, chess tournament, bounce houses, obstacle course, s’mores, senior grill and more!
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  • Women of NA Lunch, 12:30 PM

    Join us as we celebrate incredible NA alumnae and over 40 years of coeducation at Newark Academy.
  • Alumni Awards Reception, 6:00 PM

    Raise a glass and toast the achievements of some of NA’s most accomplished graduates and faculty.

    Alumni Achievement Award
    Hon. Leo Gordon '69
    Senior Judge, United States Court of International Trade; President emeritus member, Newark Academy Alumni Board of Governors; mentor to stuents and alumni; NA Mock Trial coach.

    Fulton H. MacArthur Award
    John H. Bess '69
    Dedicated alumnus, member of the Newark Academy Board of Trustees; President emeritus, Newark Academy Board of Governors; 1969 Class Ambassador; CEO of John Bess, LLC.

    Athletic Hall of Fame
    Martin A. King '59
    4-year letterman in basketball, baseball and football; All-City, basketball (sophomore year); All-State, basketball (junior year).

    Scott T. Redmond '09
    NA lacrosse and soccer captain; all-time goals and points leader in lacrosse; Kimber Conference player of the year, senior year; lacrosse at Middlebury College.

    Artistic Achievement Award
    P. Shilpa Mankikar '94
    Award-winning American filmmaker based in New York, Los Angeles and Mumbai.

    Distinguished Faculty Award
    Catherine Pursell
    Dedicated and beloved Newark Academy faculty member for 40 years.
  • Reunion Dinners, 7:30 PM

    Spend the evening at NA. Enjoy dinner, open bar, class photos and catching up with old friends.


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  • Accomodations

    We have reserved a block of rooms at The Westminster Hotel for alumni who are visiting from out of town. Please see the booking instructions below. Transportation will be provided to and from The Westminster.
    Group name: Newark Academy
    Group number: 492125
    Reservations line: 973.533.0600
    Reservations Email: reservationsgroup@westminsterhotel.net

    If you are looking for other hotel options, please see below.

    Wyndham Hamilton Park and Conference Center
    175 Park Ave
    Florham Park, NJ 07932
    (973) 377-2424

    The Westin Governor Morris
    2 Whippany Road, Morristown NJ 07960
    (973) 539-7300