You get what you pay for. My DD went there for nursery, the class is dirty, the teacher said that they clean the toys there 2x a year and had 19 kids in a small class with one teacher and 2 assistents, the teacher once told me that they barely had space on the floor for nap time.That's crowded!!! If
... Read more you have a strict diet for your kid, forget it! They have pastries, candies every week, if you ask them not to give it to your child, they won't, but in the other hand, it's not fair he/she doesn't have it, while everyone else gets it. But it is afordable, if you have to work and you don't have any other place to take your child to, your kid is safe and they have plenty of activities during the week. Read less
Posted by a parent on 02/28/12
Our Lady of Fatima School's foundation is comprised of excellant teachers, outstanding principal leadership, challenging programs and great community involvement. The students are given guidance, knowledge and exposed to an environment that supports their freedom of expression and praises innovative
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Posted by a parent on 06/27/11
u will not find a better catholic school around...that is why so many children register there every year. They start educating the children when they are 3 years old and they send them off to high school at age 14 years well prepared for life. The staff is very caring and the education is great.
... Read more I have sent 3 kids there and if I had more i would send them. Also, the children learn so uch about there religion, they taughrt me. Register if u can, they usually have waiting lists to get in. Read less
Posted by a parent on 01/01/11
great school, great teachers, great principal, great kids, great parents
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Posted by a parent on 04/04/10
I moved my 2 kids from another catholic school to fatima and what a wonderful difference. They are learning so much more. There is great discipline, good religion, and terrific teachers and staff. If you are searching for a school try Our Lady of fatima. They will give you a tour anytime and they have
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Posted by a parent on 04/03/10
My child went to this school for preschool and I quickly got him the heck out of there! They always made me feel like my child was only another check in the mail for them and parent involvement was nonexistent. The teachers were good people but EVERYTHING my child learned that year(ABCs, numbers, etc)he
... Read more learned at home. I never felt like I was getting my money's worth at that school and for the what they provide, your child's better off at some daycare. I was extremely disappointed in this school and wouldn't recommend it to anyone! Read less
Posted by a parent on 02/02/10
I'm new to the school this year and so far I'm not happy with the school. The children act like public school kids, no discipline. Parents way of thinking is also that of public schools. One would think that children in catholic schools are better behave... not here. You are paying for what you
... Read more can get for free at any public school. Presently I'm thinking of changing my children next year to another school. Read less
Posted by a parent on 12/22/09
It is a great school!! love it, and teachers care for all the children. I like how they prepare them for the studies are demanding and of high quality. My son goes since he was in kinder. He also loves his school.
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Posted by a parent on 12/16/09
This school is perfect and great in education and kids learn well. I just love the school and it is just perfect and clean and calm and very secure, it's actually the cleanest school I've been to As a student i really love this school and recommend it to parents and guardians.
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Posted by a student on 11/10/09
I think OLF School is great. Principal and teachers are very dedicated. Yes, classes are big. But we, as parents, want our kids to have a good education and accept that.
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East Elmhurst schools — Our Lady Of Fatima School is located at 25-38 80th St, East Elmhurst NY 11370. 25-38 80th St is in the 11370 ZIP code in East Elmhurst, NY The school district for Our Lady Of Fatima School is the Diocese Of Brooklyn Education Office. Our Lady Of Fatima School is a Catholic school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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