• History

    Historic Media Gallery

     
    Photo of Historic School House
    The Fairview Avenue School.

    Below is a historical media gallery timeline containing photos, videos, and logo artwork throughout the history of the Great Neck Public Schools:

  • Great Neck Public Schools

    Historic Photo Gallery


    GNPS Superintendents

    1990s
    Photo of Superintendents Dr. William A. Shine and Dr. John L. Miller

    Superintendent Dr. William A. Shine and Former Superintendent Dr. John L. Miller.

    2011
    Photo of SUperintendents Dr. William A. Shine, Dr. Thomas P. Dolan, and Dr. Ronald L. Friedman

    Former Superintendent Dr. William A. Shine, Superintendent Dr. Thomas P. Dolan, and Former Superintendent Dr. Ronald L. Friedman (on the occasion of a special Board of Education Tribute to Larry Gross and Donald Ashkenase, two long-serving Board Trustees).

    2015
    Photo of Superintendents William A. Shine, Dr. Thomas P. Dolan, and Dr. Teresa Prendergast

    Former Superintendent William A. Shine, Former Superintendent Dr. Thomas P. Dolan, and Superintendent Dr. Teresa Prendergast (on the occasion of a Superintendent's Forum on the Past, Present, and Future of Education in Great Neck).

    2016
    Photo of Superintendents Dr. Thomas P. Dolan, Dr. Teresa Prendergast, Dr. Ronald L. Friedman, and Dr. William A. Shine

    Former Superintendent Dr. Thomas P. Dolan, Superintendent Dr. Teresa Prendergast, Former Superintendent Dr. Ronald L. Friedman, and Former Superintendent Dr. William A. Shine

     

  • Great Neck Public Schools

    Historic Photo Gallery


    GNPS Schools

    1840-1869
    Photo of Fairview Avenue School

    Fairview Avenue School (Great Neck's third, one-room schoolhouse became Postill's Bootmaker Shop).

    1866-Present
    Photo of Village School

    The Village School: Great Neck's Alternative High School (this school was originally the Union Chapel). 

    1869-1892
    Photo of Great Neck's First Two-Room Schoolhouse

    Great Neck's First Two-Room Schoolhouse (located on Arrandale Avenue at the site of
    the present senior apartment building).
     

    1905
    Photo of Thomaston School

    Thomaston School, aka School No. 2 (this two-story, five-room schoolhouse was built on what was later referred to as the Kensington site).

    1914
    Photo of The Arrandale School

    The Arrandale School (Great Neck's first high school was located on the corner of Middle Neck Road and Arrandale Avenue).

    1916
    Photo of Aerial View of Phipps Administration Building  Photo of Backyard View of Phipps Administration Building

    The Phipps Estate Aerial Front View and Backyard View (before South Middle and South High Schools were built).

    1921
    Photo of Kensington Johnson School

    Kensington Johnson School (this beloved elementary school faced Bond Street).

    1928
    Photo of North High School Under Construction

    Great Neck North High School Under Construction (now known as John L. Miller Great Neck North
    High School, this school was built with a $1.5 million bond issue).

    Undated
    Photo of Saddle Rock School Undated

    Saddle Rock School (staff photo, undated)

  • Great Neck Public Schools

    Historic Video Gallery


    GNPS Programs

     

    GNPS/TV 2014

    CBS News Story About GNPS/TV

    2014 CBS Story (Great Neck South Middle School TV Production Program Going Strong For Over 60 Years) 

     


    Great Neck Public Schools

    Historic Logo Gallery


    GNPS Banners and Logos 


    Image of 150 Years of Growth Logo of GNPS Image of 150 Years of Growth Artwork for GNPS

    GNPS 150th Anniversary Logo and Artwork



    Image of GNPS Web Site Banner Image of GNPS Logo with Established 1814

    GNPS Banner and Logo Used for the GNPS Web Site



    Image of Celebrating 200 Years of GNPS Image of Celebrating 200 Years GNPS Logo Image of 200 Years of GNPS in rocket ship graphic

    GNPS 200th Anniversary Banner and Logos