Welcome to our School. Nothing Ordinary, only the Best. I am excited and honored to welcome each and every on of you to the beginning of a new school year at School of performing Arts-IS217X. I hope you all had a great time with families and friends during the summer holidays.
I.S. 217 Vision & Mission
As a community of learners, we will ignite a passion for learning in our students and nurture their personal, emotional and academic growth. Through rigorous education students will be empowered to become respectful, responsible and productive citizens who serve their communities and society.
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 practices, effectively implementing common core learning standards and providing enrichment experiences that will promote students' ability to build positive relationships and value their education.
Stella Adler Studio of Acting
I.S. 217 School of Performing Arts teams with Stella Adler Studio of Acting for drama program.
News 12, The Bronx published: October 17, 2013 2:13 PM
A class of Bronx middle schoolers is acting out, but it's all a part of their education. Drama students at the I.S. 217 School of Performing Arts will be in the hands of actors from the Stella Adler Studio of Acting for the next three years.
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