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Connolly Elementary School

School Hours: 8:10 a.m. – 2:55 p.m.
Early Dismissal Time: 11:25 a.m.

Ridge Drive, Glen Cove, NY 11542
(516) 801-7310

Welcome to Our School

The Margaret  A. Connolly Elementary School was built in 1955 and was named for Miss Margaret A. Connolly who served as a teacher when the school opened its doors in 1955 (then called East School) and later as principal for 21 years. Her total years of service amounted to 25 years. The school is situated on 13 acres of land, and is located on Ridge Drive.

Currently, as part of the district's "Paired Plan," Connolly School serves Grade 3-5 students and is paired with Gribbin School (Grades K-2).

The Connolly School faculty and staff are dedicated to providing excellent opportunities for your child's educational and social growth. Our school's mission statement and instructional philosophy are supportive of these goals. Please feel free to contact the current principal, Ms. Julie A. Mullan, or any member of our staff at 801-7310.

Please note school hours for Connolly School are 8:10 am -2:55 pm


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Connolly Welcomes a New Principal

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When elementary students at Connolly School in Glen Cove embark on the new school year in September they will be greeted by the building’s new Principal, Julie Mullan.
Mullan most recently served as principal of P.S. 102 Jacques Cartier School in New York City. She also served as assistant principal and resident principal at Shorac Kappock Elementary School. In addition to her administrative experience, Mullan spent seven years as a general education teacher, teaching pre-K, kindergarten and first-grade at P.S./M.S. 029 – The Melrose School.
A Massapequa resident, Mullan has a Master of Science in special education (birth-grade 2) and literary studies (birth-grade 6) from Hofstra University, and a Bachelor of Arts in elementary education and history. She also holds New York State professional certifications in early childhood education (birth-grade 2), childhood education (grades 1-6), literacy (birth-grade 6), special education (birth-grade 2) and as a school building leader.     
Mullan is looking forward to meeting and fostering relationships with all the Connolly School students and their families.  

"I’m excited to work with the school community to continue the tradition of high expectations for our students and ensuring that all learners are ready for the next step in their educational journey," Mullan said.