John S Hobart Elementary School

School Overview


230 Van Buren St

Shirley, NY 11967

(631) 874-1296

School Website

View map


Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for John S Hobart Elementary School

My school is john S Hobart Elementary. I like the parents teacher association involvement in the student will being. The staff are very helpful to the needs of student and parent. I'm not impress with school curriculum , there's many area for improvement in this school

Posted by a parent on 04/02/14

So happy to be back in this school!!! My son did kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade here, last year different school and this year back! Love, love his teachers!!! They are very involved as I am a very involved parent and can't say anything bad about this school! I think the parents that are complaining ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/12

This is only my sons 2nd day of kindergartena and I am looking to pull him out. The experience has been aweful. One example is the 1st day of school, the staff was putting my son on a bus infront of me when I explained that noone would be at a busstop to pick up my 5yr old! Im his mother and Im standing ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/07/11

I had a HORRIBLE experience here when my child first attended school. We moved out of the district ASAP! DO NOT SEND YOUR CHILD HERE!

Posted by a parent on 08/11/11

I have two children attending this school and they are both excelling in every area.

Posted by a parent on 04/13/09

My son started kindergarden at this school and we moved during the middle of the trimester. I was glad that we switched schools. We had a very bad experience. I understand that discipline is needed, but when a 5 year old child needs to go to the bathroom, the teacher isn't supposed to complain.

Posted by a parent on 03/01/09

The teachers truly care about the students and the community. Thank you Mrs. Quinn!

Posted by a other on 12/28/08

This school is horrible. The principles are not doing enough to keep the teachers on target for the students. They need to start assessing the teachers and make them accountable for their students. The school is not preparing our children for their future career path, as well as their future educational ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/13/08

I can't begin yo say enough good things about Hobart.he pricipals are fantastic! No matter how small of a question or problem they are right on it.Mr Westcott,and Mr Grves are really a great team.The Teachers are great too! Plus at all the activities we've attended the Principals are always there. I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/17/08

Administration is very involved especially when dealing with the younger children and keep the parents very well informed if there is a problem or incident with their child.

Posted by a parent on 05/28/08

Have a question about schools? Ask it at Trulia Voices. See more reviews at

School Profile for John S Hobart Elementary School

Test scores
Test scores for John S Hobart Elementary School

NYSA* Test Scores

Grade Level:

Test Year: 2012
John S Hobart Elementary School
William Floyd 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.

Homes for sale near John S Hobart Elementary School

95 Northern Blvd 95 Northern...
3 br  3 ba
163 Bay Bright Drive A K A 163 Baybright Dr 163 Bay Bri...
3 br  3 ba
17 Cypress Ln 17 Cypress Ln
3 br  1 ba
68 Dawn Dr 68 Dawn Dr
3 br  1 ba
 N C Linden Ln N C Linden Ln
4 br  2 ½ ba
 Vl Oak Ave Vl Oak Ave
4 br  2 ½ ba
Nearby Schools
Charts and Data
Shirley schools — John S Hobart Elementary School is located at 230 Van Buren St, Shirley NY 11967. 230 Van Buren St is in the 11967 ZIP code in Shirley, NY The school district for John S Hobart Elementary School is the William Floyd Union Free School District. John S Hobart Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
School information provided by GreatSchools. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Copyright © 2016 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer