Vanderbilt Elementary School 350 Deer Park Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 Vanderbilt Elementary is one of seven K -5 schools in the Half Hollow Hills School District. The average class consists…More of 22 children, and there are 40 teachers at the school.
Otsego Elementary School 55 Otsego Ave, Dix Hills, NY11746 One of seven elementary schools in the Half Hollow Hills school district, Otsego is located in the southeast…More portion of the school district.
Forest Park Elementary School 30 Deforest Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 Forest Park is one of seven elementary schools in the Half Hollow Hills School District. Forest Park is committed to…More providing a differentiated program of study for each individual student to ensure that they learn at their own speed and level of comprehension. Parent involvement is crucial to its educational philosophy.
West Hollow Middle School 250 Old East Neck Rd, Melville, NY11747 West Hollow is one of two middle schools in the Half Hollow Hills Central School District. West Hollow is on…More the west side of the school district; Candlewood Middle School is on the east side. The school is surrounded by private homes, nurseries and farmland. It is a public middle school serving grades 6-8.
Huntington Montessori School 165 Pidgeon Hill Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 Huntington Montessori School provides elementary school education for students throughout the Suffolk County area. This…More school offers a wide range of classes, including Spanish, art, music and library, as well as science, math and language. There are programs for toddlers, pre-K, kindergarten and elementary programs from first through third<sup></sup> grade. Early-morning and after-school care are available.
Paumanok Elementary 1 Seaman Neck Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 Paumanok Elementary School is one of seven elementary schools in the Half Hollow Hills Central School District. Located…More on the southern boundary of Dix Hills, it serves K-5.
The Dix Hills Chinese School offers classes ranging from Pre-K to 12th grade, as well as adult and Chinese…More as Second Language (CSL) classes.</p>
<p>The Dix Hills Chinese Cultural Association (DHCCA), is a nonprofit organization, providing an opportunity for members of the community to learn the Chinese language and to gain cultural understanding of Chinese heritage, traditions and customs. The school offers language and culture classes to people from both Chinese and non-Chinese speaking backgrounds.</p>
<p>With the support of the Half Hollow Hills Central High School District, classes are held at Half Hollow Hills High School West, 375 Wolf Hill Rd., in Dix Hills. Every Friday from 7:00pm to 9:35pm during the school year, there are two periods of language classes followed by one period of culture classes. Culture classes include martial arts, painting, folk dancing, crafts and Chinese chess.</p>
<p>Prospective students are welcome to visit during school hours on Fridays. The school's mailing address is Dix Hills Chinese Cultural Association, P.O. Box 1344, Melville, NY 11747. </p>
The Uniondale Union Free School District 275 Broadhollow Rd, Melville, NY11747 This is a satellite administration office for the Uniondale Union Free School District. The district includes eight…More schools with students ranging from K-12. Please contact the office with administrative questions about the schools or the district.
Elmont Union Free School District 555 Broadhollow Rd, Melville, NY11747 This location is the administrative office for the Elmont Union Free School District (UFSD). This school district is…More located on the Queens/Nassau border and includes six elementary schools. Please contact the office with any administrative questions regarding the school district.
Brentwood Residential Center 1230 Commack Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 The Brentwood Residential Center is operated by New York State's Office of Children and Family Services. It is a 25-bed…More facility serving as both a residence and school for eighth to tenth grade girls who have been placed there by the Family Court System.
Trinity Regional School 175 Wolf Hill Rd, Melville, NY11747 Trinity Regional School is a Roman Catholic-affiliated private school. There are three locations on Long Island--East…More Northport, Melville and Northport. The Melville location offers programs for children from nursery to pre-kindergarten. It encourages spiritual, physical and social growth for children 3-4 years old through activites such as art, music and play.
The James E. Allen Junior/Senior High School, which is part of Western Suffolk BOCES (Board of Cooperative…More Educational Services), is for students ages 12-21 who present a range of disabilities and require intensive support to become successfully placed upon graduation in supportive employment, workshop placement or day treatment programs. The students come from the 18 school districts within Western Suffolk BOCES. Classes are available for students requiring Option II, IIIA and IV class size mandates.</p>
<p>Major emphasis is placed on developing work skills for placement following graduation. A variety of training opportunities for supportive employment, including a comprehensive Work Activities Center, is available. Many of the students participate in travel training to assist them in independent ambulation within the community. Most students participate in community-based vocational sites and receive training by working with non-disabled students.</p>
Half Hollow Hills High School East is one of two high schools in the school district; the other is High School…More West. Both serve grades nine through 12. Hills East is the larger of the two, as it once housed both a middle and a high school.</p>
<p>It has two main offices, two gymnasiums, two auditoriums and two cafeterias, one of which has been converted to a weight room. It is located across the street from the Dix Hills branch of the Half Hollow Hills Community Library. High School East is the home of the red, white and black Thunderbirds.</p>
St. Pius V Traditional Catholic School 18 Old East Neck Rd, Melville, NY11747 St. Pius V Traditional Catholic School is a private school for students in grades one through 12. The school focuses on…More traditional Catholic education, emphasizing the values put forth in Scripture, with a goal of rounding out the spiritual, physical, social and intellectual aspects of a student's life.
Love of Learning Montessori School has two locations: One in Dix Hills and one in Centerport.
The Dix Hills…More Campus is held at the St. Lawrence of Canterbury Church.</p>
<p>Anyone who is interested in finding or starting a Montessori school should be aware of the fact that the word <i>Montessori</i>, is not patented and anyone can use it. Thus, the use of the word Montessori is no assurance of quality. If you want to enroll your child in a Montessori school it is important that you learn what a Montessori school should be like and then observe children working in the school you are considering.</p>
<p>Love of Learning Montessori School is part of the American Montessori Society: <a href="http://www.amshq.org/schools_northeastern.htm">http://www.amshq.org/schools_northeastern.htm</a></p>
<p><br />Programs Offered: Art, Chess, Music and Foreign Language</p>
Sunquam Elementary School is one of seven elementary schools in the Half Hollow Hills Central School District. It is…More located on the most western side of the district and across the street from the Melville Branch of the Half Hollow Hills Community Library. Sunquam is a family of students, teachers, staff and parents also known as the "Sunquam Stars."</p>
<p>Sunquam Elementary school was closed during the years of 1991 and 1999. On March 18, 1991, the Half Hollow Hills School Board voted to close Sunquam due to a significant reduction in state aid. Sunquam was the smallest school in the district and needed the most repairs. Closing the only school in the Western portion of the district, however, created an uproar in the community. Backed by the foresight, passion and dedication of Mrs. Alissa Sue Taff, the then current president of the Civic Association of Sweet Hollow, many attempts to sell Sunquam were thwarted. In March of 1999 the Half Hollow Hills School Board, faced with an influx of new housing, and a lack of classrooms, voted unanimously to reopen the school in the fall of 1999.</p>
Alternatives For Children - Melville 175 Wolf Hill Rd, Melville, NY11747 Alternatives For Children is a non-profit private school with locations throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties. It…More welcomes children with disabilities and integrates medical and pediatric rehabilitation into its daily services. Parents can sign children up for child care and preschool programs. Early intervention services are provided, along with therapeutic special education, music, physical, speech, language and occupational therapy and psychological and social work services.
Chestnut Hill Elementary School 600 S Service Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 Chestnut Hill is one of seven elementary schools in the Half Hollow Hills school district. Chestnut Hill serves a K-5…More population of approximately 680 students who are intellectually curious, enthusiastic and energetic. Its outstanding faculty consists of professionals who are committed, creative, and have a genuine love for children. An important factor in the school is the wonderful support, participation and encouragement it receives from parent partners. The Chestnut Hill family consists of students, teachers, staff members and parents who equally contribute to the collaborative environment that enhances student learning.
Birchwood Intermediate School 121 Wolf Hill Rd, Melville, NY11747 Birchwood Intermediate School offers programs for students in third through fifth grade. The school offers a welcome…More and nurturing environment for students to learn and grow, and provides a wide ranging curriculum that includes lessons in art, music, history, math, science, social studies, English and more. Extracurricular activities include chorus, band and orchestra, as well as after-school programs. The school also features a healthy and varied lunch menu, holiday events, a student council and more. Visit the website for more information, including a school directory and details about important dates or events.
Signal Hill Elementary School 670 Caledonia Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 Signal Hill Elementary School is a Half Hollow Hills school district public school. The location offers programs for…More children in grades kindergarten through five. Some lessons and activities include work in math, science, reading, history, English, language, physical education and more. It has many extracurricular activities, including intramurals, dance clubs, math club, newspaper, student council, chorus and more. Check its website for details on programs or special events or for information on enrollment.
People Communication Skills 44 Old Brook Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 We live in a world where many interactions are conducted online and person-to-person communication skills are not as…More strong as they once were. People Communication Skills is a specialty class aiding in improving communication skills to adults and children in the Long Island community.
The Half Hollows School District in Dix Hills has two middle schools. Candlewood is located on the eastern side and…More administers many clubs and extracurricular activities ranging from art to yoga clubs. The school also offers a guidance program, student recognition, athletics and an active PTA.</p>
<p>Andrew Greene, <i>Principal</i> 592-3300<br />Dr. Sy Roth, <i>Assistant Principal</i> 592-3306<br />Allison Strand, <i>Assistant Principal</i> 592-3318<br />Linda Julia, <i>Nurse</i> 592-3301<br />Attendance 592-3308<br />Guidance 592-3310</p>
Suffolk High Midrasha Academy 2600 New York Ave, Melville, NY11747 Located at the South Huntington Jewish Center, Suffolk High Midrasha Academy is an educational program for Jewish young…More adults and teens. It focuses on scriptural and ceremonial study.
Upper Room Christian School refers to itself as a "non-denominational multi-racial and multi-cutural educational…More extension of Upper Room Christian World Center," which serves families from more than 50 different churches in the Queens, Nassau and Suffolk County areas. </p>
<p>Upper Room Christian School was founded in 1981 by Bishop Anthony D'onofrio and Pastor Samuel R. Hashim. The school is a member of the <a href="http://www.acsi.org/">Association of Christian Schools International</a> (ACSI) and its high school is registered with the <a href="http://www.nysed.gov/admin/580405/808574.html">New York State Board of Regents</a>. URCS features a full-day kindergarten program, a developmental elementary school and "professional, caring Christian teachers in a Christ-centered environment."</p>
<p>The school also has a dual-enrollment program with <a href="http://www.wilsontech.org/highschool.cfm">Western Suffolk BOCES</a> for high school juniors and seniors, permitting students to take courses and receive certificates in 32 technical fields. </p>
Art League of Long Island 107 E Deer Park Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 The Art League has been around since 1955, promoting the visual arts through classes, workshops, exhibitions, and…More lectures. Visit its Web site to learn about the many opportunities for exploring the arts, the summer art program and the various school programs it runs.
James E. Allen Elementary School 762 Deer Park Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 Executive Director in Special Education for Western Suffolk BOCES, Michael Flynn, said that students displaying a wide…More variation of disabilities, ages 5 through 12, are educated at the James E. Allen Elementary School. This program provides instruction in the basic skills of reading, writing, communication and math. For those students with multiple disabilities, instructional emphasis is on the activities of daily living, mobility and basic communication. Classes are available for students requiring Option III, IIIA and IV class size mandates.
Dix Hills Jewish Center Nursery School 555 Vanderbilt Pkwy, Dix Hills, NY11746 The Dix Hills Jewish Center Nursery School offers classes for two-, three- and four-year-old children, in addition…More to Mommy and Me classes. The curriculum includes language arts and reading readiness, math readiness, science, art, music and movement, physical and social development and learning about being Jewish. The center also offers an eight-week summer program, emphasizing<br />outdoor play and games, as well as arts and crafts, music drama, cooking, story and readiness games, and a pony ride and petting zoo program. Each week has a special theme. It can also provide optional lunch and transportation.
Community Preschool of the Dix Hills United Methodist Church 400 Deer Park Rd, Dix Hills, NY11746 The Community Preschool, located at the intersection of Deer Park Avenue and Vanderbilt Parkway in the Dix Hills United…More Methodist Church, is a nonprofit, nondenominational preschool serving Dix Hills and the surrounding neighborhoods since 1971. Programs are available for 2-, 3- and 4-year-olds during the school year, as well as a summer camp.