The Tuckahoe Middle School is a community of learners which provides a safe, nurturing environment in which a partnership between the teachers and the community serves the unique academic needs of the students. The classroom environment is disciplined, structured, and inclusive so as to meet the needs of all students while fulfilling the mandate of excellence set forth in the New York State Standards and Assessments. It is the belief of the Tuckahoe Middle School that communication between parent and teacher serve as the catalyst for success.

The students at Tuckahoe Middle School are gifted with an education which empowers them to think independently, speak and write with clarity, foster good decision-making, and continue to create a school-family-community centered value system which celebrates the differences among one another.