About the PS 56 PTA

ALL parents and guardians, teachers and staff members are ┬ámembers of the PTA — there is no other requirement for membership.


President – Shaila Dewan and Hardy Stecker
Vice President – Open
Secretary – Nirah Johnson
Treasurer – Joe Lewis
Fundraising – Kisha Anderer

Contact us via email: PTA@PS56K.org

2019 -2020 School Year Plan

  • Fundraising to support STEAM program development
  • Fundraising to support a school supply and trip fund for Teachers
  • Community Building through special events and activities


General meetings will usually be the third Monday of each month from 6 – 7:30 PM.
See our Calendar for the meeting schedule.
View our PTA Meeting Minutes.


The PTA uses Konstella for real time texts and reminders.

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We need parents with all sorts of skills to volunteer!

Let us know what you would like to be involved in by filling out this form.