Info Sessions for Incoming Families (May 2, 5 & 7)

P.S. 56 The Lewis H. Latimer School is an elementary school in Clinton Hill/Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn that fosters creative, independent learners in a diverse and inclusive environment. Students have dance, science, physical education, music with Little Orchestra and Suzi Shelton, art with Studio in a School, chess after school and more. We serve pre-K through 5th grade students. 

Learn more about our warm, child-centered community and our World Language Spanish, Gifted and Talented and Special Education programs at an online information session! Hear from our teachers, current parents, and school leadership.

P.S. 56 is a DOE Diversity in Admissions school.


Upcoming Online Information Sessions

Gifted and Talented (G&T) Program

RSVP to Principal Eric Grande:

  • Saturday, May 2nd 10:00 a.m.
  • Tuesday, May 5th 5:00 p.m.

General Education, World Language and Special Education Program

RSVP to Principal Eric Grande:

  • Thursday, May 7th at 10:00 a.m.

Check out our Virtual Tours


We are still awaiting guidance from the DOE as to how we will be handling registration.  We will provide more information on this to come.