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 Our Mission

To employ an educational design and experience that merges the highest standards of academic excellence while fostering convictions and commitment to social and economic justice. Read more


We are deeply committed to providing a robust curriculum that is 100% aligned with Common Core. We provide intensive support and remediation when needed as well as advanced programs for students who progress at a faster pace. Read more


Enrollment at Academy for Urban Leadership Charter School is based on a random lottery. In order to enter the lottery, applicants must submit an application. Read more


At AUL we support student athletes both on and off the pitch, court, field, and mat. For more information on athletic programs and becoming a student athlete, read more.

News & Announcements

Friends Helping Friends

Friends Helping Friends


Friends Helping Friends

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

9AM to 11PM

Join Us in supporting our Community Agencies and Organizations!
25% Off Discount Shopping Pass
Refreshments, Entertainment, Fabulous Register to Win Prizes

For Shopping Passes or Information, Contact:
Mrs. Valentin or Ms. Gioia


Five New Jersey schools awarded Verizon innovative learning grants to enhance STEM education

Five New Jersey schools are recent recipients of highly competitive Verizon Innovative Learning Grants designed to accelerate innovative learning opportunities in under-resourced schools.

Campus Addresses & Classes

Parents and guardians may locate their children at the following campuses as displayed on their schedule for the day.

All classes with the exception of Physical Education & Health
Grades: 9-12
Tel.: 848-203-3742
612 Amboy Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

Physical Education & Health Only
Grades: 8-12
Tel.: 732-934-5670, 732-934-5675
404 Division Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

All classes with the exception of Physical Education & Health
Grade: 8 Only
Tel.: 848-203-3742 (Guidance Ext. 107, Nurse Ext. 175, Admin Ext. 109)
333 High Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

Board approves Advanced Track Program

The Academy for Urban Leadership is proud to present the newly Board-approved Advanced Track Program. Within each Academy, there is at least one advanced track, providing students with the opportunity to gain college credit and/or industry certification. Read more

Academy for Urban Leadership Charter School Now Open to 8th Graders

With approval from the Department of Education (DOE), the Academy for Urban Leadership Charter School (AUL) is now expanding to middle school grades, beginning with the incoming 8th grade class for the 2016-17 school year and the rising 7th grade class the following year. Read more