SCA Mission Statement


The School Construction Authority's (SCA) mission is to design and construct safe, attractive and environmentally sound public schools for children throughout the many communities of New York City. We are dedicated to building and modernizing schools in a responsible, cost-effective manner while achieving the highest standards of excellence in safety, quality and integrity.


SCA Performance Goals

Adopted by the SCA Board of Trustees on February 11, 2011

  • Development of the NYC Department of Education’s (DOE) Five-Year Capital Plan and Amendments
  • Completion of the SCA’s annual Commitment Plan
  • Successful implementation of the SCA’s Minority, Women & Local Business Enterprise (MWLBE) goals
  • Delivery of additional seats to New York City’s public school capacity
  • Advancement of sustainable and green design and construction