Our Mission

The administrators, teachers, counselors, support staff, parents and affiliated community organizations of John Philip Sousa Middle School 142, will work collaboratively, to use all possible resources for the education of our students. We are committed to ensuring that all students receive a quality education within a safe and secure learning environment. We will strive to provide every student with the knowledge, skills, appropriate attitudes and moral compass to succeed in the 21st century. MS 142 expects each student to develop the aspiration and personal responsibility to become a lifelong learner, equipped with a selfless spirit and desire to contribute to our diverse school population and community.