Douglas G Grafflin School

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650 King St

Chappaqua, NY 10514

(914) 238-5560

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Grades: K - 4

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 469

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Douglas G Grafflin School

The school became amazing under the leadership of our new principal. It was terrific before but now, outstanding. This school always had excellent teachers but the new leadership brings warmth, emphasis on whole child and character development, social responsibility to our community, the idea that as ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/14

Love the school...we are very involved with our older one who is in the 2nd grade and has been at Grafflin since Kindergarden. Her progress has been nothing short of outstanding. Our younger one is starting Kindergarden in the fall and already knows the Grafflin song, and can't wait to join her sister ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/14

Grafflin is a special place. The teachers, administrators and facilities are all first rate. We moved here (like everybody else) specifically for the schools and we have not been disappointed. I feel that its a privilege to be able to send my kids to Grafflin. We moved from a well regarded district in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/24/13

Overall, the school is pretty good. I judge the school from safety, teachers' quality, and whether the staff members are friendly. One of the previous posts talked about 2+ hours per night of homework. It never happened to any of my two children. I would say they don't/didn't spend more than 30 minutes ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/07/12

I liked this school for my typical children, but for special education, it is far behind in programming

Posted by a parent on 03/21/10

My son is completing the 4th grade at Grafflin where he has attended since Kindergarten. It is in many ways an excellent school. However I have some serious reservations about our experience. I am not fond of the math curriculum, the U of Chicago's Everyday Mathematics. It was especially ineffective ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/04/07

Academic programs are excellent for all. TAlented special area teachers Parents are very involved and welcome in the community.

Posted by a teacher on 06/11/06

Very high quality education.

Posted by a parent on 11/03/05

EXCEPTIONAL!! My son has thrived at Grafflin. His teachers have made his introduction to the younger years of formal education fun and interesting.My friends and family who have children in other school districts across the country are always amazed at what the kids at Grafflin are accomplishing academically. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/05

Grafflin is one of the best elementary schools in Chappaqua. (there are three, all good, but Im partial) Grafflin is equally embraced by both teachers and parents. The children feel a sense of community, yet there is a healthy competetive atmosphere. My nieces and nephews graduated years ago and have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/15/05

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Test scores for Douglas G Grafflin School

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Test Year: 2012
Douglas G Grafflin School
Chappaqua Central School District
New York
* In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.

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Chappaqua schools — Douglas G Grafflin School is located at 650 King St, Chappaqua NY 10514. 650 King St is in the 10514 ZIP code in Chappaqua, NY The school district for Douglas G Grafflin School is the Chappaqua Central School District. Douglas G Grafflin School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 4.
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