PS 56 offers academic, enrichment and arts and after school programs. AcademicsPS 56 uses the Standard Core Curriculum, with many supplemental learning opportunities World Language SpanishStudents are exposed to the general education curriculum, while simultaneously obtaining foundational Spanish language instruction. Gifted and TalentedGifted & Talented (G&T) programs are one way that New York City supports the educational needs of exceptional students. After SchoolPS 56 offers the Kids Orbit after school program, and several other programs pick up at the school. DancePS 56 has a full time dance program. All students take dance class each week. Studio in a SchoolStudio in a School provides visual arts programs taught by artists. School FacilitiesPS 56 is in the heart of Clinton Hill Brooklyn. We are working on several facility improvement projects! Garden ProjectPS 56 is building a hydroponic greenhouse in the garden courtyard! Gardening will be part of learning and lunch! Playground RenovationThe large PS 56 playground will be renovated in 2019! There will be new play structures, green space and shade. Dance Studio RenovationThe PS 56 dance studio will have mirrors, a new sound system and equipment to support our young dancers! Library RenovationThe PS 56 Library will be renovated to include a high tech media center.