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Valley Cottage School is located at 26 Lake Road Valley Cottage, NY and serves grades K-5 in Rockland County. The School Staff meet diverse student needs, a sensitive professional staff provides a team approach for students with learning difficulties and the most able students are challenged by enriched curriculum and advanced placement courses. After-School reading, tutorial and homework programs are part of a strong commitment to intervention and supports for universal student success. Students are also helped to understand and respond to such contemporary areas as conflict resolution, bias awareness, substance and sexual abuse, health related issues, and diverse family structures.

This New York Public School stays involved in ongoing curriculum development and revision reflect Nyack's commitment to excellence, and alignment with New York State standards. In conjunction, effective teaching strategies are reinforced via ongoing staff training provided by both the District and Nyack's own faculty-run Teachers' Center. School students find a wide array of academic courses and extra-curricular activities to take part in. Student strengths as well as areas in need of improvement are identified through the expert services of the experienced staff. Subject area courses and attending programs in related fields are geared to provide both challenge and reward toward increasing student achievement.

The school wishes all students to be safe, engaging environment that values all members of the community and encourages them to pursue their full potential as life-long learners and respectful citizens.


Overview

Valley Cottage School

Nyack Union Free School District

26 Lake Road
Valley Cottage, NY 10989

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Urban Fringe of a Large City (Suburb: Large)

845-353-7280 (Phone)

Serving Grades: K-5

Principal: Brenda Greir

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Student Enrollment Information

Kindergarten
(Full Day)
1st2nd3rd4th5th
807074666062

Additional Student Information

Total Students
412
Attendance Rate
97%
Suspensions
8
Year Statistics Were Compiled
2005
Student / Teacher Ratio
12.9
Free Lunch
65
Reduced Lunch
21
Student Ethnicities

Student Gender

Staff Information

Full Time Principals
1
Full Time Assistant Principals
0
Other Full Time Professional Staff
2
Full Time Teachers
33
Part Time Principals
0
Part Time Assistant Principals
0
Part Time Teachers
0
Other Part Time Professional Staff
0

Adequate Yearly Progress Decisions

Sub-Group Names
Satisfactory
School Year
Subject:Elementary / Middle School English Language Arts
All Students
Yes
2006
Black Or African American
Yes
2006
White
Yes
2006
Economically Disadvantaged
Yes
2006
Subject:Elementary / Middle School Math
All Students
Yes
2006
Black Or African American
Yes
2006
White
Yes
2006
Economically Disadvantaged
Yes
2006
Subject:Elementary / Middle School Science
All Students
Yes
2006

Regents Results

Subject
Year
# Tested
Percent Passing
 

Nearby Public Libraries

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845-268-7700
0.25 miles
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845-358-6081
2.11 miles
Nyack, NY
845-358-3370
2.41 miles
New City, NY
845-634-4997
3.59 miles
Nanuet, NY
845-623-4281
3.62 miles

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