Our School

We are a public magnet school in Brooklyn serving grades Pre-K to 8. Through rigorous and engaging project-based learning, our students develop a deep academic, social, and physical wellness foundation to prepare them for high school and beyond.

Blended Learning


Students can now access school schedules, Google Classrooms, Instructional Apps, and request technology support through our website

Parent Resources

Through our website, parents can access student records, check on academic progress, contact teachers, receive technology support and access additional learning resources.

Contact us

We are now accepting registrations for the  2020-2021 Academic Year.

PS/IS 157 The Benjamin Franklin Magnet School

for Civic Leadership in Health & Science

850 Kent Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11205

Phone: 718.622.9285     Fax: 718.398.4155

Statement on Accessibility: We are working to make this website easier to access for people with disabilities, and will follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. If you need assistance with a particular page or document on our current site, please contact the Parent Coordinator, Ms. Rivera, at (718) 622-9285 to request assistance.