P.S. 182 believes that all children can learn and become productive citizens. We are committed to building self-esteem and confidence, developing critical and creative thinking, stimulating curiosity and imagination and instilling a love of learning. We set high expectations for all students and provide opportunities for enrichment in the arts. We plan to accomplish our goals by providing a nurturing, positive environment and the educational resources and programs that will enable our children to become lifelong learners. Staff, parents and members of the school community will work together to accomplish these goals.