About Us

Our Mission

The mission of PS/MS 47Q, The Chris Galas School, is to work collaboratively with other educators, parents, and the Broad Channel Community to foster a safe and nurturing environment that meets the needs of ALL students. We will work together to teach students to take ownership of their own learning through the use of student led activities and productive struggle.

Community School District 27 at a Glance

District Mission Statement
It is our goal that all schools in the district exhibit rigorous and equitable opportunities for every student, ensuring the development and strengthening of SCEWP, which represents:
  • Self-Regulation/Student Agency
  • Communication/Collaboration
  • Engagement and Empathy
  • Work Habits/Organization
  • Persistence/Perseverance

Together, we will work tirelessly for ALL students.

District Vision Statement 
At Community School District 27, we encourage open communication among all constituents, where every family, community member, school leader, educator, and staff member wholeheartedly commits to ensuring next level readiness of ALL of our students -academically, socially and emotionally in full preparation for college and career; so that we nurture problem solvers and critical thinkers, who are passionate and proactive members of society
For further information about District 27, please visit their website at District27NYC.org