Public School 52 is a four story brick structure located in the southeastern Queens community of Springfield Gardens, adjacent to Kennedy airport, and amidst an area of private homes, multiple dwellings, and commercial buildings. The school houses an ethnically diverse population of approximately 500 students in grades Pre Kindergarten through five.
Our faculty is made up of administrators, teachers, and support staff who have made a commitment to ensure our students excel academically, culturally, and morally. Our students are our future leaders, educators, doctors, lawyers, scientists, politicians, and entrepreneurs, just to name a few. We embrace the following values at Public School 52, Queens:
Children come first. We will take time to listen to our children and consider their emotions and feelings. We will be positive and we will build confidence in our students.
We work as an effective team.
We operate with integrity and respect.
We embrace change.
We take responsibility and hold ourselves accountable. We hold our students accountable.
We celebrate, promote, and appreciate diversity
It is our mission as educators to prepare all of our students to meet and exceed all established Performance Standards. We are striving to gain recognition as a school of excellence in achievement and character. By providing a learning environment that is safe and nurturing, our students will become life-long learners with goals of achieving excellence in all their endeavors. We will work with parents and the total community to produce well rounded students that are capable and socially conscious of their unique importance to our society.
The PS 52 Team!