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1157 5th Ave

East Northport, NY 11731

(631) 262-6820

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 460

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Fifth Avenue Elementary School

Fifth Ave Elementary school is a great school in a great community. the teachers and staff go above and beyond their job scope and make learning and doing well a priority for each student.

Posted by a parent on 07/15/13

The school needs a principal that will stand up for himself, his building and his kids!! I get trying to be politically correct but he has no passion for his job!! There is no leadership and basic confusion constantly. Trying to get answers and information is like pulling teeth!! I am tired of hearing- ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/14/13

There is no leadership in this school , teachers don't care what you know , and as far as I see they praise the kids who are not even trying , and kids who do try to learn smth are left behind. And gym teachers are a joke ! Some teachers are so worried about tests that they don't even let children eat ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/05/13

I went to this school back in the 60's - it was a good school then - and I'm wondering how to get records, state test scores and anything important that I may have left behind that would be nice to keep safe.

Posted by a other on 12/08/11

We couidn't be happier with our daughter's kindergarten experience this year. Her teacher is caring, knowledgeable and nurturing. We are thrilled!

Posted by a parent on 04/17/11

Lack of leadership is an understatement. Getting straight answers to serious concerns is exhausting at times. I have been lied to and had things about my child kept from me. There should be more strict rules in place for bullying. Currently, they are teaching anti bullying, but when it actually happens ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/24/10

This school has some very good teachers, but also has a total lack of leadership. The current principal, who may mean well, unfortunately has poor communication and interpersonal skills. If possible, speak to 5th avenue parents and get the real scoop.

Posted by a parent on 06/18/09

I have 2 children, grades K and 2 and I could not be happier. The teachers are excellent and caring. We've had such a good experience here.

Posted by a parent on 04/16/09

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Test Year: 2012
Fifth Avenue Elementary School
Northport-east Northport 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 Northport schools — Fifth Avenue Elementary School is located at 1157 5th Ave, East Northport NY 11731. 1157 5th Ave is in the 11731 ZIP code in East Northport, NY The school district for Fifth Avenue Elementary School is the Northport-east Northport Union Free School District. Fifth Avenue Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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