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About Our School

Vision

The Vision of P.S. 30M is to provide:

  • Rigorous student work through higher order thinking
  • Prepare students to be college ready through utilization of Common Core Learning Standards
  • Evaluation and accountability of staff and students
  • Well rounded curriculum which is organized, coherent, aligned and clear across all other content areas
  • Technology in classrooms
  • Environment that is bright, happy, artsy, welcoming and open
  • Creative outlets for students
  • Communication to encourage parents as partners
  • Increased enrollment
  • Safe and nurturing environment for all

Mission

The Mission of P.S. 30M is to mold and encourage students to strive to be:

  • Academic and positive risk-takers
  • Positive future leaders
  • Independent, critical thinkers
  • Life-long learners
  • Researchers of diversity
  • Inclusive of learning differences and modalities
  • Determined, focused, and goal oriented

School Highlights

  • State of the Art Computer Lab
  • Computers in Every Classroom
  • Technology Based Learning
  • iPads
  • Smart Boards
  • Common Core Learning Standards Connected to Instruction
  • Theme-Based Curriculum Across all Content Areas
  • Everyday Mathematics
  • Hands-On Science Programs
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Tiered Lesson Activities
  • Common Assessments Across Grade Levels
  • Music Program
  • Opus 118-Violin Program for early grades
  • Arts Program
  • Book of the Month – Schoolwide Themes
  • Uniforms
  • Perfect Attendance Recognition - Students and Staff
  • Afterschool Tutorial Academic Enrichment & Remediation Program
  • Saturday Academy
  • District Science Expo
  • Monthly Calendar of Events
  • Theme-Based Family Nights
  • Family Literacy Reading Nights
  • Fitnessgram –Exercise and Health Program
  • NYS Standards Based Pre-K Curriculum