P.S. 196 The Williamsburg Bridge

Magnet School

For Communication & Mixed Media Arts




A cozy neighborhood school in trendy East Williamsburg - PS 196K The Williamsburg Bridge Magnet School for Communication and Media Arts is a warm and friendly place where students receive a well-rounded education and individualized attention from their teachers. The school has the feel of a close-knit community where everyone works diligently to infuse learning with a sense of fun.  Through the magnet program, students have access to hands on project based learning experiences that include technology, the arts, cooking and more!




We invite you to join us for these special upcoming events for an inside look at our enriching educational programs and close knit school community. 



Take Your Child to Kindergarten Event  



Magnet Open House @ 8:30am  

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Colon's Corner

Principal Janine Colon's Newsletter

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“The best way to predict your future is to create it.” 

Stephen Covey

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Ps 196
The williamsburg
bridge magnet school

Phone: 718-497-0139 

Fax: 718-628-5134

207 Bushwick Ave 

Brooklyn, NY 11206

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