About PS 87
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How To Get Involved
Student Resource Guide
Homework Help Hotline
2007-2008 Student Work
Submit a question to Monica.
She will address as many questions as possible throughout the year in BPN.
Backpack News (BPN)
Weekly news, announcements, current events, and look-ahead.
School Lunch Menu
Find out what is on the menu today for school lunch.
Find resources from PS 87 Parent Coordinator, Margaret Lerner, or contact her directly.
Learn more about our great school through our updated 2015-2016 Parent Handbook.
After School Program
Learn about and register for our after-school program for PS 87 families.
PS 87 Yahoo! Group
Connect with other PS 87 parents & alumni to discuss topics of interest.
Grades 1-5 admissions
Fairway Community Partners Program
about the new Fairway Community Partners Program!
Shop and Help '87
Connect to your Amazon.com account from here and a percentage of your purchase will go to PS 87.
We Want Your Input!
Please submit any suggestions you have to the PA by clicking on the suggestion box.
SHOP & SUPPORT 87
Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten Families:
Monday, October 5th, from 6:15-7:15 pm in the Auditorium
Please join the Kindergarten teachers for a conversation about being a Kindergartener and supporting your child for a successful Kindergarten year. The teachers will share their insights and answer questions. Babysitting will be available for school-aged children.
Be a Recess Monitor!
Discussion & Training
Wednesday, October 7th, 8:45-9:30
a.m. in the Cafeteria
For more information contact Rebecca,
The enrichment committee needs your help!
If anyone would be able to help us
run the music and mikes for assemblies
. It's super easy and fun! We just need you from drop off to 9am about once a month.
Calling all Kindergarten and Fifth Grade Parents, the Board is looking for new members!
The PA Board elects a Kindergarten and 5th grade parent to be a voice for those grades each year since being incoming and outgoing students, these grades have more specific needs. If you are interested in one of these Board positions, please email the PA presidents for more information at
Harvest Festival is
Saturday, October 24, 2:00 - 6:00 p.m
Please sign-up to VOLUNTEER at the event:
Would you like to act in our Haunted House? 5th grade students or above and parents, please contact
Love to bake? Please contribute to our Spooky Cafe. Treats can be dropped in cafeteria the morning of 10/24. Contact
with questions or to help.
October 7th in National Kale Day
2015-2016 Wellness Page
to learn fun facts about Kale, and also hear about our upcoming Apple Lab!
Our WITS Apple Lab is coming up, October 5th - 9th.
Apple Lab Brochure
2015-2016 School Calendar
** NEWLY RELEASED **
Click here to view the 2015-2016 School Calendar
PS 87 is participating in a new program with Fairway.
your Fairway Community Partners card now! Use your Community Partners card each time you shop at Fairway and the PA will receive up to 4% back from Fairway!
here to sign up and get your card
to learn more about Community Partners.
FAIRWAY PROGRAM OVERVIEW.pdf
Donate to PS 87
Help our school by contributing to PS 87's family giving program
Your gift may be doubled! Click
for the Matching Gift program
Mon, Oct 5 - Fri, Oct 9
WITS apple Lab
Monday, October 5
Meet the Service Providers
This meeting is for parent's with children who have IEPs.
Wednesday, October 7
PA Executive Board Meeting (6:10-8:00pm)
Monday, October 12
Sunday, October 04, 2015
View Monthly Calendar
PA Executive Board
for the 2015-16 Parent Association Executive Board.
the School Leadership Team.
If you are interested in
volunteering or lending a hand,
FAMILIES NEW TO PS87
If you would like to be paired up with an existing PS 87 family that can answer questions and help you settle in, please sign up
CONNECT WITH NEW FAMILIES
If you are an existing PS 87 family that are interested in helping new families get acquainted to the school, please sign up
(M087) PS 87 William T. Sherman, 160 West 78th Street, New York, NY 10024
Phone: 212-678-2826 | Fax: 212-678-5886