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Great Neck Road Elementary School

1400 Great Neck Road
Copiague, New York 11726
(631) 842-4013
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Hours: (Grades K-5) 9:05am – 3:15 pm

Principal:  Tamika Eason
Assistant Principal: Nicole Dunne

Students: 454
Faculty: 41

 

    

Great Neck Road Elementary School provides a challenging and supportive academic program for approximately 525 students in kindergarten through grade five. The faculty at Great Neck Road works closely with students in many areas to instill in them a lifelong desire to learn.

Great Neck Road teachers and staff are involved in several educational initiatives dedicated to promoting creative and critical thinking and to achieve grade level proficiency in reading, mathematics, and English Language Arts. In addition to the strong support programs dedicated to assisting students in need, there is also a renowned Talented and Gifted program which provides students with an opportunity to explore subjects beyond the scope of the standard curriculum.

In addition, with help from the school's very active PTA, students are involved in numerous academic, social, and cultural programs, as well as family-oriented events and activities throughout the school year.

 

Current News

Elementary STEM Students Show Off Kite Creations

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Fifth grade STEM students competed at the second annual “Kites Over Babylon” event at Cedar Beach on April 30, sponsored by the North Babylon Chamber of Commerce. Students teamed up with classmates to create their kites in class. The Eagles soared over the beach, winning in the most unusual kite and most creative kite categories. The teams also tied for overall second place in the competition. Copiague elementary student participants included Dean Coleman, Tyler Diffley, MacKensie Goodman, Keyrin Hernandez Burgos, Milana Johnson, Stan Krasnowski, Jhadari Mayers Pittman, Joseph Mendoza, Blake Merriweather, Rebecca Molina, Juliet Nohs, Emilio Reyes, Dennis Romero Maldonado, Nicolette Orlando and Isabella Rufrano.

Date Added: 5/20/2022

Artists Celebrate Spring

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Fifth grade students in Meghan Haughney’s art class at Great Neck Road Elementary School have been celebrating spring. The students have been working on large Monarch butterflies with a new ink dauber medium.



Date Added: 5/17/2022

Celebrating Literacy

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Mrs. Barrett’s class at Great Neck Road Elementary School celebrated National Poem in Your Pocket Day on April 28 by reciting poetry and putting a favorite poem in their “pockets.”

Date Added: 5/3/2022

Great Neck Road Celebrates Black History Month Through Research

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The fifth graders at Great Neck Road Elementary School celebrated Black History Month in February by conducting research on famous figures in black history. The students researched Ben Carson, Muhammad Ali, LL Cool J, Jackie Robinson and Aretha Franklin. The class collaborated to make a poster of one influential figure in black history including famous facts, family history and struggles they may have encountered. After the classes completed the posters, they were hung in the hallway where fifth graders walked through to learn about the different people.?

Date Added: 3/23/2022