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 Principal Cindy Siegel with Flower Hill's Star Student Award recipients.

Flower Hill Celebrates its Rock Stars

October 3, 2022
 Flower Hill Primary School Principal Rosecindy Siegel (5)

Cindy Siegel Appointed Flower Hill Principal

July 8, 2022

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Flower Hill Primary School

Flower Hill Primary School has established a well-deserved reputation in the community for emphasizing academic excellence and social growth. Opened in September 1954, the school today houses students ranging from kindergarten through third grade.

Flower Hill School is committed to helping its students achieve their full academic potential and to supporting the development of social skills that will help each child successfully navigate through the school setting during their formative years. To this end, Flower Hill’s goal is to consistently provide a learning environment that fosters the intellectual, emotional, social and physical development of each student.

Flower Hill’s staff of caring professionals offers a child-centered educational program in a supportive and nurturing environment. It is hoped that by providing teaching that inspires, informs and challenges, teachers and support staff can instill a love for learning that will continue throughout each child’s school years and beyond.

In addition to the rich regular day classroom program, each child receives instruction in art, music, physical education, library skills and technology from teachers who are specialists in each of these areas. Flower Hill also has a school nurse, psychologist, social worker, reading and math specialists and other professional staff members who provide critical support to students.

A strong partnership between students, parents and teachers is very important to daily life at Flower Hill. Principal Lucia Laguarda and all teachers and staff members are confident that by working together to build a positive collaboration between home and school, Flower Hill will continue to provide quality educational experiences for all of its students.

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Cindy Siegel
1-631-673-2050
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Cindy Siegel has been principal of Flower Hill Primary School since July 6, 2022. She came to Huntington UFSD after a successful nine year run as assistant principal at PS 250 – George Lindsey Elementary School in Brooklyn.

Flower Hill’s educational leader obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education at St. John’s University in 1995. Ms. Siegel earned a graduate degree in elementary school at Adelphi University in 1997. She studied educational administration and supervision at the College of St. Rose, obtaining her state certification as an administrator.

Prior to assuming the position of assistant principal at George Lindsey Elementary School, Ms. Siegel was a math coach there for nine years, facilitating parent and faculty workshops, assisting with the implementation of the Super Saturday program, serving on the core inquiry team, creating assessment checklists for all grades, working with the technology specialist to acquire needed resources, mentoring new teachers and developing promotional criteria and testing.

Earlier in her career, Ms. Siegel taught second and third grades for six years at George Lindsey Elementary School, applying a variety of teaching strategies to accommodate students with different learning abilities and learning styles. She incorporated a 90 minute literacy block into the schedule and collaborated on thematic planning with colleagues.

Ms. Siegel strives to apply strong organizational, critical thinking and creative problem solving skills in her everyday role as a school building leader.

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  1. If your child is absent for illness, please call the school at 673-2139 and send a note of explanation in with the child upon his/her return.
  2. When bringing a child in late or picking the child up early, please come into the building to sign him/her in or out with our attendance secretary, Mrs. Debra Ciccone.
  3. If you wish to go to your child's classroom, please sign in first and wear a visitor's pass. If you wish to stay to observe a class, please call and make arrangements with the teacher in advance.
  4. Good bus behavior is expected of all of our children. Please remind your child to stay seated, wear a seat belt, and to follow the driver's instructions.
  5. In our effort to emphasize respect, parents will be contacted if children are disrespectful, cruel or physically aggressive toward others.
  6. Our "Citizen of the Month" program is designed to recognize acts of kindness and good citizenship. Every month we honor a boy and a girl from each grade.
  7. Our code of discipline is really a Bill of Rights for all of our children. Every child has the right to learn in a safe environment.
  8. Any time a child is injured or ill, the parent or guardian will be contacted. It is important that parents provide us with up to date emergency contact numbers. Emergency cards are kept on file in the nurse's office. These cards can also be download from the printable forms menu.

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  • President: Melissa Lapp 1-917-627-7380
  • Vice-President: Christine Gentile 1-631-278-2323
  • Corresponding Secretary: Gina Leiter 1-917-825-9571
  • Recording Secretary: Jenna Prada 1-610-564-9102
  • Treasurer: Keri Harris  1-516-972-4667

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Last Name First Position Email
Siegel Cindy Principal
Alper Jack Teacher
Apelsinov Jackie Cafe
Brignati Erika Teacher
Caras Jeanine Library
Cassidy Joe Head Custodian
Ciccotto Linda Principal's Secretary
Conlon Allison Teacher
Connors Margaret Speech
de la Torre Patty Teacher
Dunn Julie Nurse
Duryea Jacqueline Music
Edwards Glenn Teacher
Ellis Doreen Teacher
Epstein Arlette Teacher
Garcia Jasmin PPS Secretary
Geller Rose UPK
Giani Lou Physical Education
Giuliani Suzanne Teacher
Grosso Karen Teacher kgrosso
Iovero Jordan PE
Jerome Jaime Teacher jjerome
Kelly Tiffanie Teacher tkelly
Kopf Kristin Teacher
Kropp Natalie Math
Lucas Yafit Speech
Lofaro Christine Math
Madden Tim PE
Martino Christina Psychologist
Matarazzo Nick Art
McManus Brenda Teacher
Oshaughnessy Donnamarie Reading
Quinlan Veronica Teacher
Ravo Debra ENL
Sanchez Carina ENL
Scannevin Megan Teacher
Schlosser Christa Reading
Shek Victoria Receptionist
Soto Gisselle Social Worker
Soupios Melissa Universal Pre-K
Winberry Kerry Teacher

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50's Day at Flower Hill

November 22, 2017

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Flower Hill Primary School

98 Flower Hill Road, Huntington, NY 11743

Established: 1954

Grades: K-3

Mascot: Foxes

Principal: Cindy Siegel

1-631-673-2050 Main Office

1-631-673-2139 Attendance

1-631-673-2058 Nurse

1-631-425-6255 FAX

School Hours: 9:20 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.