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Evergreen Charter School

Evergreen Charter School aims to nurture the intellectual, physical, and social development of children, through a comprehensive program that promotes academic excellence and prepares its students for success in school and in life.

Environmental Justice

Committing to protect the Earth and respecting its resources is an integral part of our school culture.

World-Class Music Program

Sparking curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking through intensive music courses led by master musicians.

Immersive World Language Program

Providing students with opportunities to experience the world in different ways and forge lasting global connections.

Interscholastic Athletic Program

Building individual and team excellence through high standards of competence, character, civility, and citizenship.

Nutrition Philosophy

Nourishing students’ minds and bodies with healthy, delicious meals using real food and real ingredients, prepared daily.

Schoolwide Technology Integration

Allowing greater access to technology while preparing students for success in the 21st century.

Success in School and in Life

Cultivating a culture of college achievement for every student.

Upcoming Events

About our School

Evergreen Charter School takes a whole-child approach to education. Teachers, administrators, counselors, and dedicated support staff work together to meet the intellectual, social, behavioral, and emotional needs of every child we serve.

General Information

Grade Levels: Kindergarten – 11th Grade

12th Grade starting in September 2023!

Quick Links

Registration and Enrollment

We are accepting applications for Kindergarten to 11th Grade.

Click here to learn more about Registration.

Click here to learn more about Admissions.

For more information, please contact Ms. Yessica Sanchez or Ms. Jeannie Tembra at (516) 292-2060 or email at

School Calendar

More information coming soon.




Hempstead School District will provide transportation for Hempstead residents attending our Middle/High School located in Franklin Square. We will no longer be using Loretto- 120 Greenwich St. as a drop-off and pick-up location.

Hempstead contracts with the First Student Bus Company. The bus company will call parents who have already completed a Transportation Application to review their child’s pick up/drop off location (bus stop).

First Student Bus Company 516-867-6400.

Parents of current 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th 8th, and 9th graders:

Planning for transportation is an urgent matter and transportation applications must be submitted to your home district. 

Evergreen Family Shows Their Support for Evergreen’s Secondary School Facility

Rain or shine, nothing stopped the Evergreen community from showing their support for Evergreen's Secondary Facility.  It was tremendously inspiring to see students and families gathered in front of Hempstead Village Hall to join the Planning Board Meeting held on...

Peninsula’s Purple Awards

In June 2022, the Elementary School at Peninsula held their annual Purple Awards.  Purple Awards are meant to celebrate the students for making positive choices.  The theme for the June Purple Awards was a beach theme. The teachers took part in an entertaining show...

NASTAR Award Goes to Mr. Harold Gutierrez

Nassau BOCES NASTECH Service created the Nassau Association of School Technologists Award Recipient (NASTAR) awards to honor individuals or teams for innovation, leadership and support of technology initiatives in their school district. Last week Mr. Samuel Laloi and...

First Grade Goes Wild for Animal Research!

Throughout the year, the first-grade students learned about animals, habitats, and animal adaptations. As a culminating project students researched animals and created animal habitat dioramas.  Students made presentations and celebrated their creativity and amazing...

NED from “The NED Show” Visits The Elementary School!

"The NED Show" school-wide character education program centers around a 45 minute assembly called The NED Show. NED is a loveable cartoon character whose name is an acronym for Never give up, Encourage others, and Do your best. Teachers love that NED is simple,...

Middle School Musical Performances

Hello Evergreen! This is the musical performance by students from Grades 5, 6, and 7.  These students have worked very hard during the year. We want to celebrate all their accomplishments by sharing the music from Mr. Gutierrez' music class. Thank you Mr. Gutierrez...

Music Video Performance – 3rd & 4th Grade

Hello Evergreen! This Year, our 3rd and 4th Grade Students had the opportunity to use keyboards, while our 2nd Graders focused on the fundamentals of music.  Please enjoy this video of our 3rd and 4th Graders performing on the keyboard. Thank you so much Mr. Zamora...

Free Summer Meals

Dear Evergreen families, As we approach the end of the school year, we wanted to share with you the availability of free meals during the summer months to all children up to 18 years old. Please refer to the following list for locations and times breakfast and lunch...

About Us

The Evergreen Charter School faculty and staff are dedicated to providing students with high-quality learning experiences that lay the groundwork for their academic journey. We are committed to the belief that all children have the ability to reach their full potential through the collaborative efforts of the staff, parents, students, and community. We ignite, instill and nurture an appreciation and respect for lifelong learning.

Click here to learn more about the K – 1 Campus.

Evergreen Charter School continues to provide the same high level of education to our students, as it has done for over a decade. This is made possible by the determination and dedication of the staff to provide the best education possible to all our students.

We want to assure you of our commitment to advocate for all students to receive the best education possible, so they can continue to learn with joy every day at Evergreen Charter School.

Click here to learn more about the 2 – 5  Campus.

Our Middle School program continues to advance the mission of Evergreen Charter School by preparing our children intellectually, socially, and emotionally as they transition through adolescence and into early adulthood.

Located in the heart of Hempstead, on Greenwich Avenue, our school is a beacon of hope for students, their families, and the community at large during these times of constant change.

Click here to learn more about the 6-9 Campus.

Beyond academic excellence, faculty and staff are dedicated to embodying a “college-going culture” where every child has access to higher education and is equipped with the knowledge and resources necessary to achieve their hopes and dreams for the future.

The High School program is dedicated to cultivating young global citizens of the world, lifelong learners who are prepared to tackle the challenges of tomorrow with confidence, creativity, and perseverance.

Click here to learn more about the 9-11 Campus.

Welcome to Evergreen Charter School

Our Mission

Evergreen Charter School is a safe and secure environment focused on academic excellence. We offer opportunities to address the whole child. Electives and extracurricular activities, including clubs and sports, complement academic achievement. ECS takes pride in creating a family atmosphere for all stakeholders. We are proud of our high rating which is a reflection of everyone’s hard work and dedication.

Our Promise

I promise to respect myself, respect others, and respect our Earth’s resources.

Our Pledge

I pledge to protect the Earth, respect the web of life upon it, and to honor the dignity of every member of our global family. One planet, one people, one world, in harmony, with peace, freedom, and justice for all.

Grades k-1

605 Peninsula Boulevard.
Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 292-2060

Grades 2 - 5

436 Front St
Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 226-8680

Grades 6 - 8

120 Greenwich St.
Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 399-1020

Grades 9-11

94 Fulton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 216-5981

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1:1 Student Devices


Years Established

Get in Touch

Phone: 516-292-2060
Fax: 516-292-0575

GRADES 2 – 5
Phone: 516-226-8680
Fax: 516-226-8658

GRADES 6 – 8
Phone: 516-399-1020
Fax: 516-292-0575

GRADES 9 – 11
Phone: 516-216-5981
Fax: 516-216-1973