Duzine Elementary School
Mailing Address: 196 Main Street, New Paltz, NY 12561
Location: 31 Sunset Ridge, New Paltz, NY 12561
Phone: 845-256-4350    Fax: 845-256-4359
Hours 9:25-3:35

Principal: Debra Hogencamp
 Coordinator of Student Support Services :
School Nurse: Joy Van Vlack Weis 256-4360 

Duzine Mission Statement:
Duzine Elementary School is a child-centered community whose mission is to: create a safe, nurturing and inviting environment in which all are comfortable taking risks; instill a respect for individual differences and similarities; provide challenging opportunities wherein students can reach their greatest potential; teach and model cooperation within the Duzine school community; and empower our students to be actively involved in learning.

District Vision Statement:
Our school community - students, staff, families, and community members - are citizens of the world, passionate about learning and empowered to achieve their dreams.



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    We are pleased to invite you to our Art and Music Celebration to be held Thursday, April 27th, from 5:00pm – 7:30pm!  Come see our Art Gallery and see your child perform favorite songs and dances.
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  • Please join us at Duzine Elementary in Room 21 for our Scholastic Book Fair! Below you will find the hours the fair will be open. PLEASE DO NOT SEND MONEY TO SCHOOL WITH YOUR CHILD to buy books by themselves.

    Monday,April 24st - 9:15 - 10:30 and 3:00 - 4:15

    Tuesday, April 25nd -- 9:15 - 10:30 and 3:00 - 4:15

    Wednesday, April 26th -- 9:15 - 10:30 and 6:00 - 8:00

    Thursday, April 27th  -- 9:15 - 10:30 and 5:00 - 7:30 **

    Thursday evening is during the Duzine Arts & Music Festival. It will be very busy!

    If you can come visit at a different time, we recommend it.

    Friday, April 28th -- 9:15 - 10:30 and 3:00 - 4:15


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