Family Book Club

Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family's Fight For Desegregation
Reading by Dawnica Conyette

Parent Advocacy!

How to direct your concerns to the DOE and our Officials

What's Happening at PS87

backpack news

PS87 Backpack News: November 30, 2020

Dear families, As many of you may have heard, the mayor announced that in-person learning will resume on Monday, December 7. Here is the letter from the Chancellor. (Update for Families_November 29 2020.pdf) One of the important things to note is that COVID testing will now take place on a weekly basis. Parents of all…

backpack news

PS87 Backpack News: November 16, 2020

Vote for December’s Book! Kids – use your voice! Our kids will decide December’s book of the month! They can vote for their choice (or write in a candidate book) on this Google form. We will collect votes until November 25. Get those votes in and let your voices be heard!  Responses so far –…

backpack news

PS87 Backpack News: November 9, 2020

Dear Families, The November book of the month is Tomorrow I’ll Be Brave by Jessica Hische.  On the book’s website, the author states, “I wanted to write something uplifting, encouraging, and empowering—a book to help end the day excited for all the possibilities that tomorrow could bring. There are plenty of inspirational books out there…

West Side Campaign Against Hunger’s Turkey Challenge.

Calling all Artists! At this time of year, many New Yorkers will be visiting food pantries in the hopes of sharing the Thanksgiving holiday with their families. West Side Campaign Against Hunger works to ensure that these families (of which there are 1.5 million New Yorkers!) will have turkey, vegetables and stuffing at their tables….

backpack news

PS87 Backpack News: November 2, 2020

PS 87 PA Gift/Wrap Fundraiser  The PS 87 PA is holding its first fundraiser of the year. But there are only a few more days to get in your orders – it runs through November 8. With over 2,500 gift ideas and great gift wrap, you can check-off your holiday gift lists while supporting our…

backpack news

PS87 Backpack News:October 26, 2020

From the PA Presidents Dear Families, We want to correct a few items from the last issue.The committee members announced are the members for the 2020-2021 school year. It feels like we should be in 2021-2022 but we got a bit ahead of ourselves there.  We also wanted to announce that Stacy Cousino is the…

January 2021

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2
3
4
5
6
  • Cohort A
  • Executive PA Meeting
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
  • Cohort B
  • General PA Meeting
14
15
16
17
18
  • Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, schools closed
19
20
21
  • Cohort B
  • Admin Drop-Ins
22
  • Cohort B
  • Admin Drop-In
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31

January 18, 2021
  • Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, schools closed

    January 18, 2021

    See more details

January 19, 2021
January 20, 2021
January 21, 2021
January 22, 2021
January 25, 2021
January 26, 2021
January 27, 2021
February 1, 2021
February 2, 2021
February 3, 2021
February 4, 2021
February 5, 2021
February 8, 2021
February 9, 2021
February 10, 2021
February 11, 2021
February 12, 2021
February 15, 2021
  • Midwinter Recess (includes Presidents’ Day and Lincoln’s Birthday), schools closed

    February 15, 2021 - February 19, 2021  

    See more details

More From The NYC Department of Education