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1057 Merrick Ave

Merrick, NY 11566

(516) 489-3090

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 272

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Harold D Fayette School

I love the small classes and warm and friendly staff. They are all very caring and truly show their love to our children. Our children have the best school!! The way my son speaks of his teacher, I feel like she is part of our family. Way to go Fayette!!!

Posted by a parent on 05/07/10

Because of the caring, dedicated teachers and staff that make my children want to go to school every day!!

Posted by a parent on 05/06/10

The teachers are wonderful, when they are not pulled out of the class. I am happy with the overall education that my children are receiving. Parents, at least one, should be more involved in the PTA so their children see that they are active in their lives. It builds a stronger foundation and relationship ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/27/10

I would highly recommend the Fayette School. Both my children have not only flourished but have been enriched academically and culturally. The emphasis on reading and writing is wonderful. Some problems I see are with parents who don't view the school/home connection as a partnership. Mr. Merims ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/11/10

This school is really a pathetic excuse for a school. Many of the teachers are quite unprofessional, do not check homework and run out the door after the end of the school day before some parents even get their children in the car. The overall feel is that the school and district is more concerned about ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/05/09

Very poor teachers. Mr Merims has no idea how to run a school correctly.

Posted by a parent on 06/17/09

This school is a failing school. It pushes children through the grades whether they pass or fail. The staff is incompetent and I would not recommed this school to anyone.

Posted by a parent on 12/04/08

There are relatively small classes which is almost unheard of. Every teacher I have interacted with genuinely cares about the children and their individual needs. The principal, Mr. Howard Merims, is a wonderful example of devotion.

Posted by a parent on 01/13/08

Outstanding service excellent teaching staff. Very caring to students. Great emphasis on reading and writing skills.

Posted by a parent on 01/23/05

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Test scores for Harold D Fayette School

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Test Year: 2012
Harold D Fayette School
North Merrick 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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Merrick schools — Harold D Fayette School is located at 1057 Merrick Ave, Merrick NY 11566. 1057 Merrick Ave is in the 11566 ZIP code in Merrick, NY The school district for Harold D Fayette School is the North Merrick Union Free School District. Harold D Fayette School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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