I have to say that I was quite disappointed with my child's Kindergarten teacher, as were many other parents. She was quite moody towards the students and my child was often nervous around her. She lacked the care and warmth I find to be of absolute importance in a Kindergarten teacher. And due to her
... Read more shortcomings as an appropriate K educator, my child and I'm sure others too, were cheated of a good Kindergarten experience. As for the principal, she can be quite efficient and helpful at times but she too lacks that warmth and care you would expect from a professional in her position at a primary school. Read less
Posted by a parent on 10/02/12
This is a great primary school. The teachers are excellent . They are warm and friendly and the kids get a very nurturing environment in this school. The principal is simply amazing !!. The PTA board is very strong and very involved. Simply love this school
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Posted by a parent on 06/30/11
It truly is a home away from home. The communication between school and home is outstanding all because of the principal, teachers, and staff. The environment is warm and friendly; I feel very welcomed everytime I visit. They also have a bunny who lives in their courtyard named Thumper. Everyone
... Read more shares in the responsibility in taking care of the cute little guy. It teaches children responsibility and compassion for other living things. Read less
Posted by a parent on 10/12/10
My experience has been very positive. The Assistant Principal Linda Norton does an incredible job, she truley cares about the children and her staff. It is a small comfortable setting for the children who are well taken care of and given a wonderful education.
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Garden City schools — Hemlock School is located at 78 Bayberry Ave, Garden City NY 11530. 78 Bayberry Ave is in the 11530 ZIP code in Garden City, NY The school district for Hemlock School is the Garden City Union Free School District. Hemlock School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 1.
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