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.

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. 
  Parent Handbook
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.

Pre-K Admissions
K Admissions
Grades 1-5 admissions

Fairway Community Partners Program
Read more about the new Fairway Community Partners Program!

Shop and Help '87

Connect to your 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.


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.

Harvest Festival is Saturday, October 24, 2:00 - 6:00 p.m
Please sign-up to VOLUNTEER at the event:

Questions? Email
  • 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!
Visit our 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

Click here to view the 2015-2016 School Calendar

PS 87 is participating in a new program with Fairway.  Get 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!
Click here to learn more about Community Partners.

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.

Mon, Oct 5 - Fri, Oct 9
WITS apple Lab
Wednesday, October 7
PA Meeting
PA Executive Board Meeting (6:10-8:00pm)
Monday, October 12
No School
Columbus Day

Thursday, October 15
Picture Day!
For Pre-K through 2nd Grade


PA Executive Board

Click here for the 2015-16 Parent Association Executive Board.

SLT members

Click here for
the School Leadership Team.

If you are interested in volunteering or lending a hand, click here or email

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.

If you are an existing PS 87 family that are interested in helping new families get acquainted to the school, please sign up here.