« Back to compare
/ / School Profile
2-5
Public district
Scarsdale, NY
Students enrolled: 579
 

Contact this school

1 Gabriel Rescigno Drive
Scarsdale, NY 10583

(914) 793-6130
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Greenvale School address.

February 11, 2015
Our two children have gone through Greenvale elementary school and found it a positive learning environment. The teachers work with the parents if you reach out but interact and communicate with parents as part of the protocol. Kids are pushed to develop and learn of course keeping up with the Common Core mandate. Music, arts and special fun activities are also part of the routine. The PTA has for many years done an exceptional job providing fun, instructional and active after school clubs every Spring and Fall.

- submitted by a parent

November 03, 2013
The principal, teachers, parents & PTA all work together to create an excellent environment for learning and enrichment. I have been impressed with the individual attention that my children have received.

- submitted by a parent

December 17, 2012
This school shaped my life from 1958-63,ms.fitzmaurice,thank you,an angel in heaven,i can only imagine the fine students today,dr.richard maier,high energy physicist,ret.thank you greenvale!

- submitted by a community member

June 19, 2012
Very impressed with the school: the teachers, principal ... but especially the students: motivated, intelligent, kind. I don't believe they teach to the tests, but the students score higher than in the Scarsdale schools. The curriculum teaches critical thinking, and open-ended approaches to problems. Very happy with my choice of schools.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
September 22, 2009
I love the school district, it is by far one of the best around. I have 2 children in the system, and I feel the are being taught great. I would have to say with the increased enrollment, the school district, has gotten it right!!!

- submitted by a parent
no rating
April 23, 2009
My son goes here, and I have been very happy with this school. His teacher is a hard grader, which I have issues with, but the school spends a lot of money on their equipment, gym, art, computers etc.

- submitted by a parent

May 30, 2007
My son has difficulty focusing and I don't feel the school is as understanding or as helpful as they could be. They seem to want to push an ADD diagnosis and suggest medication because 'they've done everything they can'. Frankly, I don't think they have the patience to deal with the issue. It feels like a fight to get any special services and at group meetings instead of feeling like a team, the parent is made to feel that their child is a problem and is put on the defensive. I think for a child without issues, the school has a lot to offer but if your child needs special consideration or attention, choose another district.

- submitted by a parent

May 15, 2007
I moved to Eastchester 2 years ago. I was fooled by the high test scores on this site. Eastchester has high test scores in NY standardized tests because they devote their curriculum to the material and skills necessary to do well on these tests that have no effect on the future academic success of students.

- submitted by a parent

Profile Completeness

BASIC

Want to improve this school's profile?

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? You can!
for Parents
for Schools
 
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

Find out what parents are saying about Greenvale School

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Greenvale-School/151523731524861

Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: February 11, 2015

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

©1998-2015 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Greenvale School
1 Gabriel Rescigno Drive, Scarsdale, NY  10583
(914) 793-6130
Last modified Greenvale School is a Public school that serves grades 2-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Greenvale School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 12 reviews. Top