Cordero Community School, PS #37 Home

Mission Statement

Our mission is for all students to become responsible, fulfilled and successful global citizens. At Cordero we do that through deep, content-based dialogue, real-world experiences,  standards-based instruction and social emotional programming. Our mission is fully inclusive, as we serve a diverse population of students of varying needs.

About Us

  • Cordero currently serves over 800 students in Pre-K 3 through Grade 8 in the Hamilton Park neighborhood of Jersey City.
  • Cordero's HOPE program serves students in grades 3-8 to provide accelerated and project-based learning.
  • Cordero has demonstrated double digit gains in Math and ELA on state assessments in the last two years!
  • Cordero partners with parents to help extend student learning and experiences through STEM, wellness, and extended learning opportunities.