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Advancing Equity and Fostering GRIT
P.S. 56Q is an elementary school located in Richmond Hill, Queens, serving a diverse student population in grades 2 to 5.
Students in Science


At PS 56Q we develop the whole child, advance equity for all and ensure our students are passionate, proactive, responsible and empathetic through fostering GRIT:
* Growth Mindset and Goals 
* Resiliency and Reflectiveness 
* Integrity and Initiative 
* Togetherness and Trust 
Girls at Science


At PS 56Q we know every student and family well, and develop the whole child; socially, emotionally and academically. We advance equity for ALL students, foster critical thinkers and problem solvers who are passionate, proactive, responsible, and empathetic lifelong learners and civic members of a global digital society. 

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Attendance Flyer

The Importance of Attendance - Parent Presentation

You are cordially invited to participate on our first In-Person Parent Presentation on the Importance of Attendance.
How is attendance going to Impact my child's Learning this School Year? Join us, Tuesday, September 20th at 8:30 am.
**Light breakfast will be served**
Arrival & Dismissal Locations

First Day of School is Thursday, September 8!

Dear PS 56Q Families,
The countdown is over and PS 56Q is ready to WELCOME all our students and families tomorrow, Thursday, September 8th, 2022.!
Important Arrival & Dismissal Reminders:
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