Springhurst Elementary School

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175 Walgrove Ave

Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522

(914) 693-1503

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 683

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Springhurst Elementary School

I love Springhurst- amazing teachers and a wonderful curriculum. Emphasis is on strengthening whatever your child's strengths and weaknesses are. I went to a small private school when I was growing up and feel that my son receives the same attention and direction that I did.

Posted by a parent on 04/30/14

Those are some LOW English Language and Math scores. The teachers can be very nurturing and my daughter loved the fact that she didn't get any homework. However, this school's claims of greatness have a lot more to do with the tax bracket of the residents of Dobbs Ferry and not performance. I was shocked ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/04/13

My children have attended top schools in another district, but you can not beat the small-town support and involvement of Springhurst. Both of my children are thriving and we could not be happier.

Posted by a parent on 09/03/13

Springhurst Elementary School has been an excellent school for my three children. The principal, Doug Berry, shows commitment to the school and is demonstrably caring about the students. The quality of teachers has been generally very good. The early grade teachers are appropriately nurturing, and ...  Read more

Posted by a on 07/07/10

My child started Kindergarten this year and so far from what I can see, she will get a great education and lots of attention. Dobbs Ferry schools are the best !

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

Very special school with a loving learning environment! Kindergarten guaranteed wonderful! My children adore their classes and teachers and they are learning beyond their years! Office staff top notch too! Communication with parents is right on target! Our family has had a decade of wonderful experiences ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/23/09

Dobbs Ferry offers the best balance of diversity and good education that I have seen in all of Westchester. There are some schools that are better, but the neighborhoods have absolutely no diversity. In my opinion, it is just as important for my child to see the world as it really is with all it's ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/30/08

Springhurst is full of families involved in their children's education and qualified teachers; who in many cases, go above and beyond their duties for their students. Springhurst is an ideal school for grade-school aged children, and I cannot say enough good things about it. Our family is glad to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/16/07

My daughter is in 4th grade. She has had great teachers. The school has incorporated a wide range of culture in the studies. For example the learned about Nigera and the school had professional dancers come in and teach the children African dancing and drumming. The kids also made crafts and musical ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/28/05

I am very pleased with the education my daughter is receiving at Springhurst. It's the reason we moved to Dobbs Ferry - for it's school system.

Posted by a parent on 08/13/05

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Test scores for Springhurst Elementary School

NYSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Springhurst Elementary School
Dobbs Ferry Union Free 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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Dobbs Ferry schools — Springhurst Elementary School is located at 175 Walgrove Ave, Dobbs Ferry NY 10522. 175 Walgrove Ave is in the 10522 ZIP code in Dobbs Ferry, NY The school district for Springhurst Elementary School is the Dobbs Ferry Union Free School District. Springhurst Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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