PS 87 - William T. Sherman School
  Ask Monica
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 calendar from the school and PA.

School Lunch Menu
Find out what is on the menu today for school lunch.

Parent Coordinator
Find resources from PS 87 Parent Coordinator, Margaret Lerner, or contact her directly. 
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 in our school community.

Admissions
Pre-K Admissions
K Admissions
Grades 1-5 admissions

Fairway Gift Cards
Look out for our new fundraising program with Fairway in 2015!
  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 to Hear From You
Please submit any suggestions you have to the PA by clicking on the suggestion box.

SHOP & SUPPORT 87

PS 87 BROADWAY NIGHT - CALL FOR TALENT
PS 87 Broadway Night is Saturday, March 7th at 6:30pm in the auditorium. We are lucky enough to have new PS 87 parent, Broadway director Scott Ellis, helping us!

We need you…to perform!!! For some kids, this is their first exposure to Broadway music. Whether you are a seasoned veteran or always had a dream of performing Broadway music, please reach out to us! You can let us know what you would want to sing or we can help you with a selection.

Please email asap: Broadway-night@ps87.info.  Tickets will be on sale shortly.


PS 87 Rock Night 2015 - CALL FOR TALENT

We're looking for rockers! If you are an adult musician or PS 87 student with a love for music, consider participating in Rock Night 2015.  Email us at ps87rocks@yahoo.com.  Whether you want a dedicated song spot, or want to form a band with others, let us know.  We can work with you.
  • Deadline for talent is Feb. 6
  • Performance is May 8
  • Mandatory Rehearsal leading up to and including May 7


Family Fit Night - Jan 30
6:30-8:30pm
CLICK HERE TO SIGN-UP FOR EVENT 

Family Fitness Fun Night (FFFN) is a component of the Coach for Kids program during which students and their families participate in fitness classes led by the WITS Coaches and WITS Fitness Partners.  Complete with a healthy dinner, healthy snacks, and water, FFFNs provide an opportunity for the entire family to get moving together in a fun and festive atmosphere.


CLEAN OUT YOUR CLOSET & RAISE MONEY FOR PS 87.  YES!  IT'S THAT EASY.
During the week of Jan 26 - 30, PS 87 will be participating in a Schoola Clothing Drive.  All you have to do is stuff a bag with high-quality, well cared-for clothes for toddlers, kids and women, fill out the attached form and drop off the bag(s) in the PS 87 lobby.  You can bring clothing in grocery, trash or shopping bags.  Make sure you label each bag by attaching a form or writing the school name and zip code on the outside of the bag.

PS 87 gets $2 for every $5 spent. Click here for instructions and a list of acceptable donation items.

Questions? Contact pa-fundraising@ps87.info.


ARIS PARENT LINK RETIRING

The Department of Education will be phasing out arisparentlink.org at the beginning of 2015. The new system won't be live until next fall.  Log into arisparentlink.org and print out your child's test scores and attendance.  Contact Margaret Lerner if you need access.


Donate to PS 87
Help our school by contributing to PS 87's family giving program.
Your gift may be doubled!  Click here for the Matching Gift program.

SAVE THE DATE
PS 87 AUCTION IS MARCH 21

For the Donation toolkit, click here.
Thursday, January 29
Pre-K
Pre-K Non-Attenance Day

Friday, January 30
Family Fit Night
6:30-8:30pm
Afterschool
Last Day of Afterschool (Fall Session)
Program hours are from 2:40-6:00pm.
Wednesday, February 4
PA Meeting
6:10-8pm PA Executive Board Meeting
Library


PARENTS ASSOCIATION
& SLT


New PA Executive Board

Click here for the 2014-15 Parent Association Executive Board.


New SLT members
Click here for
the 2014-15 School Leadership Team.

VOLUNTEER
If you are interested in volunteering or lending a hand, click here or email pa-membership@ps87.info.

NEW FAMILIES CONNECT
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 here.