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7-9
Public
Great Neck, NY
Students enrolled: 800
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

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349 Lakeville Rd
Great Neck, NY 11020

(516) 441-4000
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January 21, 2014
This is the ideal school for any kid who likes to have fun participating in afterschool activities, such as board game clubs, movie clubs, etc. This is a fantastic school, and provides a safe, healthy learning environment for students.

- submitted by a community member
October 28, 2013
GN South Middle School is an absolutely incredible school! I remember the first day our daughter started 6th grade there, I actually came up to the Principal and ask if I could join!!! Their classrooms are all equipped with the latest technology, teachers are all like out of Hollywood (actors, comedians) while simultaneously extremely knowledgeable and professional. Very good resources; solid after-school programs and so much more! I am so thrilled our kids are going there.

- submitted by a parent
July 28, 2012
I think the school is great but the students are so competitive. They want to beat you at everything. After my classmates get their projects/tests back they immediately turn to their friends and ask them what they got. The students also pressure you to get good grades. If you don't, they'll think you're not smart enough to be their friend. One thing that isn't fair is that 6th graders don't get to do after school sports. They can only go to clubs after school and they won't get a chance to compete in sports until next year. The teachers are great, but some of them are a bit strict and mean. The classrooms aren't that great. During the summer, one side of the hall is airconditioned and the other side isn't. If your class is in the one's that aren't airconditioned, you'll feel all hot and stuffy. The classes are great and they challenge you. We barely have school wide activities. Everyday it's the same schedule, doing the same thing. It can get VERY boring.

- submitted by a community member
February 25, 2010
THIS SCHOOL IS JUST AWESOMEEE. therez no other school iv been to w such great teachers , friends, and school curriculur. i love this school.

- submitted by a student
no rating November 06, 2009
I am a student at South, and it is a great school. The principal, vice principal, and deans are all great. They have a morning broadcast every morning live, by student. I have been in the studio and it is so cool! It is a professional studio with kids working in it! I love South, it is THE BEST SCHOOL ever!

- submitted by a student
October 07, 2009
As a new parent, my son just entered 6th grade, i can't say enough about the staff. They are warm, helpful, and understanding. One happy mom

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May 19, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
March 05, 2009
I am a current student at Great Neck South Middle and have learned so much. At South Middle you feel like you are important and emotionally secure.

- submitted by a student
December 12, 2008
This is the best school. It has dedicated teachers and has a morning broadcast hosted and completely run by students. It has a musical involvement and many enjoyable clubs. All the staff members are very pleasant and work hard to help the students acheive

- submitted by a student
December 08, 2008
It's the greatest school it has a morning tv broadcast and there are so many oppurtunities for students like me to do something different or reach out or anything there's no limit to your success at great neck south!

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December 01, 2008
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- submitted by a student
October 17, 2008
Love it there. We have a morning television broadcast, one of the best swim teams in the district, how can you not be impressed? Also, the majority of the population there is really smart. I should know. I hang out with them. I don't understand why all of these reviews are 3 stars.

- submitted by a student
September 18, 2008
I just moved to Great Neck from Delray Beach, Florida. I came here to get a good education. I have been a student at Great Neck South Middle School for a few weeks now, and I love it. The teachers are magnificent. The kids are kind, and polite, and nice. You can always get help if you think you are behind in a subject. The teachers are kind, and i've allready learned so much in just a few weeks. Probably three months of learning here is the equivilent to a year of learning at my school in Florida. They have a wonderful afterschool program. I know understand math and I rised from a D to a B. this school is the greatest.

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December 19, 2007
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- submitted by a former student
November 06, 2006
My kid loves all of her teachers. She told me they are funny or encouraging or strict. She really enjoys the school life.

- submitted by a parent
April 13, 2006
Great middle school, academicaaly stimulating if student is taking EP course. Plenty of EC activities and sports team.

- submitted by a parent
August 19, 2005
My daughter goes to great neck south middle and enjoys it very much. All the teachers are absolutley wonderful and caring. I couldn't imaging sending her anywhere else

- submitted by a former student
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Great Neck South Middle School
349 Lakeville Rd, Great Neck, NY  11020
(516) 441-4000
Last modified Great Neck South Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 7-9. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Great Neck South Middle School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 24 reviews. Top