The mission of P.S./I.S.268Q is to provide a nurturing environment for children, to inspire in our students a love of learning and appreciation of the Arts. To foster high self-esteem and respect for others while appreciating cultural diversity. At P.S. /I.S. 268 we encourage respect and responsibility to self and others as well as encourage a love of learning. We endeavor to instill qualities that create character and concern for the world around us. It is our belief that students learn best in an environment that recognizes their interests, embraces cultural diversity and teaches to diverse learning abilities.