Mission & Vision Statement


 PD 19 Mission Picture 

P.S.19 Mission:

P.S.19, The Curtis School, nurtures and empowers tomorrow’s leaders so they can make a positive difference in the world while achieving personal and academic success.

P.S.19 Vision:

It is our vision to provide the opportunities necessary for our students to achieve their personal best, become responsible, productive citizens who are inspired to become tomorrow’s leaders. Leaders who know the importance of giving back to the community and working together to overcome obstacles.

Our Commitment:

As a team, we...

  • work to provide our students with effective strategies, rich learning experiences and access to emerging technology in order for them to become college and career ready. 
  • create a safe, caring environment that values diversity, collaboration and risk taking in all classrooms so learning can take place.
  • provide tomorrow’s leaders with experiences which teach them the importance of giving back through service learning.
  • support the development of leaders in a global society by encouraging students to be bilingual and biliterate.

Motto: Nurturing and Empowering Tomorrow’s Leaders