School Mission

Our mission is to engage staff, families, and community partners to make a difference in the life of each child in our learning community. We will provide all students with an exceptional education to develop their mind and nurture their spirit, empowering them to pursue their dreams and change the world.



School Vision

The Jesse Owens School ~ P.S. 26 is committed to creating a professional learning community where all students are expected to demonstrate mastery of all content areas. Our staff maintains high expectations for success and work collaboratively to ensure that all students learn. Student performance continues to be the barometer upon which we measure the effectiveness of our teaching. Instructional Leadership maximizes the skills and knowledge of the entire learning community which includes staff, parents, students, and educational partners.