« Back to compare
/ / School Profile
6-8
Public
Malverne, NY
Students enrolled: 350

Contact this school

75 Ocean Ave
Malverne, NY 11565

School website
(516) 887-6445
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Howard T Herber Middle School address.

Profile Completeness

INTERMEDIATE

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
 
October 29, 2013
My daughter graduated from here and my son is halfway thru. There has never been an issue that hasn't been handled quickly, easily and efficiently. Great communication between school and parents.

- submitted by a parent
October 29, 2013
I am extremely happy with HTH Middle School. My son just started this year as a 6th grader. So far I have found the teachers extremely professional and enthusiastic. The principal and vice principal are excellent and ensure the students are learning in a safe and happy environment. The students are offered a rich and varied learning experience with a variety of extracurricular clubs and societies.

- submitted by a parent
October 27, 2013
Located in a urban suburban near NYC but with a small town feel. Both my daughters go to HTHerber. Love the small classes, absolutely devoted young enthusiastic teachers,and wonderful principal and administration who take great pride in the school. A multicultural population provides a global experience, similar to what I grew up with in NYC. Academically challenging with honor classes and supportive of students with varied needs. My daughters have had many opportunities to be involved musically and with community service. There has never been flaunting of materialism by any student, which compared to any other schools on Long Island is amazing to me. This beautiful art deco building (1930's) is very clean but the physical infrastructure of the building is the only improvement I would suggest.

- submitted by a parent
October 26, 2013
My son is a 6 th grader at Howard T Herber. The teachers and administrators are passionate about education and very sensitive to the students' needs. The environment is safe and controlled. He is involved in clubs and the music program. So far we are very happy with the school. He has been in the district since kindergarten and has always had an enriching educational and social experience.

- submitted by a parent
November 03, 2012
This school is very spirited, holds many pep rallies each year, and the school is very caring. They are also very serious about the state tests, they make easy ways for kids to remember things that their teachers taught them to help them with their state tests. Not only academically good, but their bands are very advanced. They have very good, advanced, band teachers. They learn much each year. In fact, the high school marching band of Malverne, also known as, "Pride of Malverne", have won the state championships two times in a row, 2010 and 2011. They won also on 2004. So, yes. Overall, this school runs very efficiently and smooth.

- submitted by a community member
June 24, 2009
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
no rating June 19, 2009
Howard T. Herber is a wonderful school with very knowledgeable, caring, and supportive teachers.The administrative staff takes the time out to update parents on all things relating to students. They recognize the talent in every child and should be commended for their great efforts in producing future leaders

- submitted by a parent
March 31, 2009
My son has attended HTH for two years now and I am very happy with this school. The teachers are outstanding. The principal and other administrators are always looking for ways to improve things and really care about the children. I feel lucky that this is my public school

- submitted by a parent
no rating February 10, 2009
the school has a wonderful curriculum and will give you a solid education. There are amazing teachers that will teach your child everything they need to know and more. If you don't go to this school then you should tell your parent or guardian to transfer you immediately to this wonderful district

- submitted by a student
November 14, 2008
I noticed all of the reviews of HTH MS are from 2004. I have two children attending the school and have only great things so say about it. The only thing wrong is that the people in this town don't send there kids there. What is wrong with all of you. The teachers are great, the principal is wonderful and respected by the kids. There are tons of extra's going on every day from theatre club to science club. I have never had any bullying problems and the staff keeps everyone in check. The children that my kids have made friends with are great and they are developing nice relationships with many different ethnic backrounds, like the real world. Don't go by what you hear until you experience this school district yourself.

- submitted by a parent
July 28, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
October 06, 2007
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
June 30, 2006
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
June 05, 2006
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a former student
April 29, 2006
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
April 29, 2006
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
September 01, 2004
As a former student, I must say the teachers and staff are excellent! However, the students are out of control. Many people throw, scream, fight and bully other people. The student body is horrific. I believe the teachers and staff deserve better students. I feel very uncomfortable in the Howard T. Herber environment and that is why I am a former student.

- submitted by a former student
April 26, 2004
Excellent 7th & 8th grade teachers. I moved my son from a private school to Malverne HTH MS and I have no regrets. This school's Special Education program has also been above average in tending to my child's needs. Go HTH!

- submitted by a parent
April 22, 2004
Excellent Principal, adminstration and teaching staff. Has done excellent job in increasing their academic abilities consistently over several years now.

- submitted by a parent
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Facebook


Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: December 12, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2014 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Howard T Herber Middle School
75 Ocean Ave, Malverne, NY  11565
(516) 887-6445
Last modified Howard T Herber Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Howard T Herber Middle School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 19 reviews. Top