I.S. 217 Vision
As a community of learners, we will ignite a passion for learning in our students and nurture their personal, emotional and academic growth. Through a rigorous education students will be empowered to become respectful, responsible and productive citizens who serve their communities and society.
I.S. 217 Mission
The mission of I.S. 217 is to recognize students as individuals and help them apply classroom learning to everyday life and to become creative problem solvers. We will focus on improving professional pratices, effectively implementing common core learning standards and providing enrichment experiences that will promote students' ability to build positive relationships and value their education.