P.S. 53X is an elementary school, in the Morrisania section of the Bronx, which serves Grades Pre-Kindergarten through 5. Our student enrollment is approximately 1,300. Our demographics indicate: 60% Hispanics, 30% African American and 10% representative of students from various regions including West Africa, the West Indies, Asia and Europe.
An Active engagement of families, students, practitioners, and partners aimed at attaining excellence in teaching and learning; along with measurable student outcomes amidst a positive school culture.
Develop Critical thinkers, innovators, and problem solvers, who will contribute meaningfully to an ever changing world.
At the Basheer Quisim School, all stake holders, serving as advocates and partners, will foster and sustain the ideal climate for students to attain their highest potential in a safe, diverse, and nurturing school environment.