Asume New Yorgi Eesti Majas/ We are located in the New York Estonian House

Meist/ About Us

New Yorgi Eesti Kool on täiendõpet pakkuv kool. Kooli põhieesmärgiks on eesti keele oskuse arendamine ja eesti kultuuri tutvustamine.
Õppekavas on eesti keel (lugemine, sõnavara täiendamine, grammatika), kodulugu, ajalugu, rahvatants ning laulmine.

 

Ajalugu/ History

New Yorgi Eesti Kooli asutamis koosolek toimus 60 aastat tagasi, 18. oktoobril 1939.

New Yorgi Eesti Kool lõpetas tegevuse 1947 a. ja sündis jälle 12. novembril 1950, kui peeti avaaktus NY Eesti Majas. 1970dal aastal kooli ametlikuks nimeks sai “New Yorgi Eesti Haridusseltsi Eesti Kool”.
Õpetajad olid Filitsata Gleser(Skonberg), Linda Dreyman, F. Raudsepp ja pr. Trei. Koolipäevad toimusid reede õhtul kell 7-9 p.l. Esimesel koolipäeval tuli kohale 20 last.
1939 a. koolijuhatajaks oli Salme Kaiv.

E. Nei oli koolijuhataja 1942-1947a.

Kooli klassid peeti alguses Lenox Avenue’l Harlem’is, ja siis 125dal tänaval, ka Harlem’is

The New York Estonian School was re-established on November 12, 1950, when the opening ceremony was held at the NY Estonian House. In the 1970s, the school's official name became "The NYEHS Estonian School".

The New York Estonian School was established on October 18, 1939.
The principal was Salme Kaiv, the wife of Johannes Kaiv, who was the Estonian Ambassador-In-Exile in the United States for many years
The teachers were Filitsata Gleser (Skonberg), Linda Dreyman, F. Raudsepp, and Mrs. Trei. The school met on Friday evenings from 7-9 PM,
And there were 20 students present on the first school day.

The school met at the NY Estonian Educational Society facilities in Harlem at Lenox Avenue, and then later on 125th Street.
The school closed its doors in 1947, but was reborn again in 1950, when a ceremonial gathering was held at the new home
of the Society on 34th Street.

The principals of the NY Estonian School have been:

Leo Ruumet     1950-1961
Eduard Kärner 1961-1984
Tõnu Vanderer 1984-1989
Toomas Sõrra  1989-2005
Toomas Sõrra & Tiina Vaska 2002-2005
Karin Kärner   2005-2009
Virve Lane 2009 - 2010
Merike Barborak 2010-

School statistics – students:
During the period 1952-1998  - 337 students have graduated NY Estonian School.

1952 – 85, 1959 – 126, 1962 – 112, 1964 – 110, 1968 – 90, 1971 – 81, 1981 – 61,
1988 – 33, 1990 – 47, 1999 – 37, 2005 - 40

Juhatus ja õpetajad/ Board and teachers

Juhatajad/ Administration
Nimi Amet E-mail Telefon
Merike Barborak Koolijuhataja/ Principal E-mail  646 750 6872
Teve Guerra  Assistant Principal/ Abijuhataja E-mail 917 880 0270
Tiiu Kütt Laekur/ Treasurer E-mail  
Tuuli Andrade Lastevanematekogu esinaine/ PTA Chair E-mail 516 569 4069
Sigrid Hankov Abiesimees/ Assistant to the Chair E-mail 646 725 8450
Õpetajad/ Teachers
Tiiu Kütt Eel-lasteaed/ Preschool E-mail  
Ivi Tamm Eel-lasteaed/ Preschool E-mail  
Tuuli Andrade Lasteaed oskajad/ Kindergarten advanced  E-mail  
Kaidi Kahu
Lasteaed algajad/
Kindergarten beginners
 E-mail  
Laura-Liisa Nanits 1 kl. oskajad/ 1.grade advanced E-mail  
Maria Becker 2. klassi oskajad/ 2.grade advanced E-mail  
Teve Guerra 3 kl. oskajad/ 3. grade advanced E-mail  
Sigrid Hankov 3 kl. oskajad/ 3. grade advanced E-mail  
Merike Barborak
3. kl. algajad/ 3. grade beginner E-mail  
Kadri Sepp 5.kl. algajad/ 5.grade beginners E-mail  
Andrus Aasmaa Lõpuklass (algajad ja keskmised)/
Graduating class (beginners and intermediate)
E-mail
Ave Pluum Lõpuklass (algajad ja keskmised)/
Graduating class (beginners and intermediate)
E-mail
Kadri Kroon
Lõpuklass(oskajad)/ Graduating class (advanced) E-mail  
Marika Uus
Lõpuklass(oskajad)/ Graduating class (advanced) E-mail  
Jaana Scwede Kodulugu E-mail  
Jaana Scwede Raamatukogu    
Aleksander Kroon Ajalugu E-mail  
Kaidi Kahu
Laulmine E-mail  
Tuuli Andrade
Laulmine E-mail