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To provide a safe, caring community for all children, to be responsive to the children’s academic needs, and to encourage a feeling of self-worth so that children will be college and career ready.

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Register for Parent University

Parent University is designed to empower you as an advocate and partner in your child’s education. All New York City parents and family members are welcome to enroll!
NYC School Chancellor Richard Carranza wearing a blue suit with a white dress shirt and blue tie.

Update for Families from the Chancellor

Dear Families, I hope you and your families are keeping safe and healthy. I’m writing today with some important news. After three years leading the DOE, I will be stepping down as Chancellor in March.
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The Fall 2020 School Experience Survey Closing Soon

Your feedback on remote learning, technology, how the Department of Education is communicating, and the health and safety in our schools will help us plan both remote and in-person learning. If you need help completing the survey, please call 311. The deadline to complete the survey is Friday, February 5, 2021.


Who We Are

We are a PK-5 school specializing in educating the whole student, focusing on the academic and life-skills necessary for success.

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