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PK-12|Private
280 students
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School leader:  Richard Marotta
33-16 79th St
Jackson Heights, NY 11372

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(718) 335-6363
(718) 565-1169
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"We offer a rigorous and enriched program in a welcoming and diverse community."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subjec...
  • Arts
    None, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Spanish
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Recent Reviews


Teacher effectiveness: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · May 30, 2015
Education is superior. One on one attention. Teachers are always available for extra help. All you do is ask! Administration is supportive. My child loves this school!

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Submitted by a parent · May 30, 2015
Great environment for my children. The education is superior. Communication with faculty is open. It is a great school to grow up in. Develops your child's independence.

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Submitted by a parent · May 29, 2015
The students have to sit still?! Homework for everyone??!! Who even thinks of these torturous methods! And what is this homeroom? I have never even heard of such a concept! Surely Garden is the only school in New York to have this "homeroom".... more

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Submitted by a community member · May 26, 2015
The school is running off the rails this year. Fourth grade teachers punish the entire class for the actions of a few. One kid out of his seat? Homework for everyone. Two kids talking during "homeroom" (twenty minutes at the beginning and end of... more

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About this school

With small class sizes and within an active, diverse and welcoming school community our caring and professional faculty partner with parents in order to provide an educational approach that promotes each individual's strengths, supports areas of concern, develops confidence of character and the critical social-emotional skills necessary to be successful in college and beyond. Our students graduate into colleges of their choice and as capable, well-rounded and responsible citizens of the world.

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Last modified: May 30, 2015
Last modified Garden School is a Private school that serves grades PK-12
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