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John S. Hobart Elementary School

At John S. Hobart Elementary School, we are committed to providing our students with an educational experience that addresses both their social and academic development. We believe in holding our students to high expectations. Our curriculum, programs and support services reinforce our belief that all children can reach the high standards that we set for them.
The cooperative efforts of our staff, parents, teachers and administrators will ensure optimal support for each child, creating successful students and responsible citizens. We are looking forward to a successful and memorable school year.

A photo of the Hobart Elementary Principals

John S. Hobart Elementary School
230 Van Buren Street
Shirley NY, 11967
Grades K-5 (9:15am - 3:33pm)

Hobart Elementary Principal
James Westcott (631) 874-1273

Hobart Elementary Assistant Principal
Dominic Ciliotta (631) 874-1525

Hobart Elementary Office Numbers
Main Office – (631) 874-1296
Attendance – (631) 874-1708
School Nurse – (631) 874-1248
Psychologist – (631) 874-1243
Hobart Library – (631) 874-1569

Social Worker
Katrina Reilly (631) 874-1230 

DASA Coordinator
Josh Zelin (631) 874-1243
James Westcott (631) 874-1273
Dominic Ciliotta (631) 874-1525


Call/Text 988: A New Crisis Resource

Hobart News

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Please fill out and submit the household income form to ensure continued eligibility for the district in the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Community Eligibility Provision free school meal program. Through this program, all William Floyd students are entitled to one free breakfast and one free lunch per school day, regardless of family income level.

chalkboard with writing - Safety First!

As we begin the new school year, the William Floyd School District would like to update families regarding school security. While we will not go into too much detail for obvious reasons, it is important to reiterate all that has been done, all that we continue to do and inform families of any changes for this upcoming school year.