Jamaica Children’s Magnet School for Innovative Leadership & Civic Activism is a District 28 Magnet elementary school founded in 2014. We are located on the 4th and 5th floors of the Samuel Huntington Campus (PS 40)  in the vibrant community of South Jamaica, Queens. We serve students from Kindergarten through Grade 5.

Our team speaks six languages other than English! We speak Arabic, Bangla, Chinese, Haitian Creole, Italian, and Spanish. We​ invite you to explore our website to learn more about our vision, mission, values, programs, and amazing school!
Michele Cespedes, Principal
Vanessa Cruz-Chica, Assistant Principal 
Victoria Gomez, Parent Coordinator
Dr. Eric L. Blake, Superintendent

Kindergarten Application

Join our Jaguar Family. We offer our Kindergarten students engaging programs in Art and Cooking. The Kindergarten Application is open now. Apply here!