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2201 Devon St

East Meadow, NY 11554

(516) 228-5300

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 643

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Mcvey Elementary School

As a family this McVey has been a wonderful experience. Our daughter loves the school, teacher and classmates. I always feel informed and Principal and Vice Principal are a great duo. This school offers a veriety of extra activities that other schools lack with special programs like music and art. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/02/12

The education is very personalized and the staff are all very professional, helpful, and educated.

Posted by a parent on 04/21/10

The only drawback is with Kindergarden, it should be longer. We had pre-k elsewhere longer and then to come to Elementary school and it is shorter just wasnt right. My son then had to make a very big adjustment to 1st grade being so many hours that he hated school and I had a very hard time with him ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/06/09

My son had some inspirational teachers there.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

Great school! Amazing learning enironment, faculty, and disciplinary rules.

Posted by a parent on 01/04/08

The teachers are amazing my kid has never been in a better school. All of the teachers are concerned with my child's problems and issues. They also tutor my kids when they need extra help.

Posted by a parent on 06/02/07

I have 3 kids in mcvey and i couldnt be happier. all the teachers weve had are very caring, and knowledgeable. They have a fantastic gifted program,band and orchestra. One thing thats good is they encourage parent involvment. I would reccomend mcvey to everyone.

Posted by a parent on 11/03/06

Quality of academic programs is mediocre at best. Most teachers and staff are unsympathetic to the needs of the children. Children are rushed through many activities during the day. No full time Kindergarten so the little ones are behind other school districts. Parent envolvment is not encouraged.

Posted by a parent on 08/31/05

I have lived in East meadow my entire life. I always felt the school district was exceptional. I have a child with special needs that are supposed to be accomodated although this takes quite a bit of time for the principal to get her bearings and arrangements made. Overall, McVey is an outstanding ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/20/05

Two of my newphews attended this school. Both entered the school with some educational delays and emotional problems because they were removed from the care of their parents. The teachers all were very attentive to their needs and really took the time to nurture them and bring them up to par with their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/24/05

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Test scores for Mcvey Elementary School

NYSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Mcvey Elementary School
East Meadow 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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East Meadow schools — Mcvey Elementary School is located at 2201 Devon St, East Meadow NY 11554. 2201 Devon St is in the 11554 ZIP code in East Meadow, NY The school district for Mcvey Elementary School is the East Meadow Union Free School District. Mcvey Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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