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


Family Fit Night - Jan 30
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.

HOLIDAY PARTIES AT PS 87
Soon we will be in full swing with classroom holiday parties. Below are reminders to ensure that the holiday parties are safe and enjoyable.
  • Enter the school through the door assigned at the time given.  Click here to see schedule/ entrance location.
  • Four passes per child will be sent home by the teacher
  • Children attending school here will not be permitted to attend their siblings' classroom celebrations
  • If a parent is unable to secure childcare for a sibling who does not attend PS 87, the sibling may attend the celebration using one of the four passes given to each child in the classroom.  Click here to read full policy.
  • Cups of coffee, tea or any beverage will be prohibited


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.

Book a Tour for PS 87
Tours will be offered throughout the fall/winter. Any questions, you can email Margaret Lerner mlerner@ps87.info.
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MIDDLE SCHOOL UPDATES

Check the middle school section of this website often for updates.  Interested in attending tours... click here to view and sign-up for middle school tours.


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.



Donate Your Gym Shoes! Read more...
Monday, December 22
SLT Meeting
4:15 - 5:30pm SLT Meeting

Wed, Dec 24 - Fri, Jan 2
No School
Winter Recess (Schools closed)

Thursday, December 25
Christmas Day

Thursday, January 1
New Years Day



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.