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Happy Dragon of New York

Grades: Pre-K
8602 57th Avenue
Jackson Heights NY 11373
Phone: 718-397-5733

Our Insights

Happy Dragon of New York is an early education center that provides preschool for 4 year olds. The center is in its own building, in Elmhurst.

The program has lots of activities for children to explore art, nature, music, dramatic play and more. Teachers ask children questions, invite back-and-forth conversation to develop language skills, mutual respect and promote positive social interactions. Children are encouraged to communicate and learn language skills through books, puppets or blocks. They have lots of time to talk and ask questions.

There is late pick-up available after school ends.

This school prioritizes children who live in District 24 but anyone is welcome to apply. To see if your address is in the district for this program please use our school search. For more information about 3-K and Pre-K enrollment and advice on how to find a program, please visit our Pre-K page.

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School Stats

Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

What is the Pre-K like?

From the NYC Program Assessment (CLASS and ECERS-R) Database through 2018-2019

Instruction: Teachers ask kids to explain their reasoning when they solve problems
Activities: Children explore art, music, sand/water, dramatic play and more
Language: Teachers talk and listen to kids in a supportive way
Interaction: Teachers ask kids good questions and invite back-and-forth conversation

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
18
Asian
61%
Black
6%
Hispanic
33%
White
0%
Other
0%
Pre-K seats
18

From 2018 School Directories



For more information about our data sources, see About Our Data · More DOE statistics for this school

Contact & Location

Location

Elmhurst (District 24)
Trains: M Line, R Line to Grand Ave - Newtown
Buses: Q11, Q29, Q38, Q47, Q53, Q58, Q59, Q60, Q88

Contact

Parent Coordinator
Melissa Malfer

Other Details

Shared campus?
No
Metal detectors?
No

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