A photo showing the entrance to Hobart Elementary

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

Hobart News

stethoscope, keyboard, mask, clipboard and sanitizer

The charts included will reflect the number of daily positive COVID-19 cases for the William Floyd School District. These charts will be updated on a daily basis when school is in session until the New York State COVID-19 Report Card is operational. Once it becomes operational, the same figures will be available at the NYS COVID Report Card link.

WFHS freshman student cross country runner Zariel Macchia pictured on the track

Zariel Macchia, a ninth grader at William Floyd High School, is at it again – accomplishing great feats in the high school running world. This past weekend, against a talented field of nationally-ranked athletes including two Olympic Trial qualifiers, Zariel placed second in the Eastern States Championship Race at the Manhattan College High School Invitational.

UNITY spelled out with students and staff (drone photo)

William Floyd students recently participated in the district’s annual Unity Week celebration and worked on various projects with a focus on peace, unity and togetherness.