Jacob August Riis

Jacob August Riis, PS 126

PS/IS126 is a kind and rigorous community school nourished by a diverse population of learners. Our goal is to actively build and sustain a nurturing environment for all children, acknowledging, encouraging and expecting our students to be joyfully and actively involved in all areas of academic study. We expect our students to develop both creative and critical thinking abilities enabling them to be capable of problem solving and independent learning as they mature into responsible citizens. We are committed to: Promoting ongoing communication between home and school; Expecting accountability for student achievement from parents, staff and students; Providing assessment-driven standards-based curriculum. 

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