Mrs. Molly Wang - Principal

The P.S. 173 Mission is to ensure that our students will achieve the highest academic standards by: 

  • Providing an education for all students with equity and access, including those with disabilities, Limited English Proficiency, gifted and educationally disadvantaged. 
  • Differentiating curriculum and instructional strategies to maximize success for all students. 
  • Educating the whole child in a developmental context, incorporating diverse needs both sequentially and circumstantially, within a caring community. 
  • Offering professional development for staff to facilitate the integration of change at all levels of the learning process, set within a framework of high expectations.
  • Utilizing a variety of assessment strategies that support all aspects of the instructional design. 
  • Involving parents and the community in the learning process and shared decision-making.