Community Education Council Elections 2021!

Vote May 1st - May 11th

See the district 3 Candidate videos or read the candidate statements.

Book Fair

Come and join us for the one and only LIVE fundraiser of the year!

May 7 & 8

Family Book Club

All the Way to the Top

Reading by Dawnica Conyette

The biography of Jennifer Keelan-Chaffins, a little girl whose involvement in the Disability Rights movement helped pass the law that allows people with disabilities to go to their local schools, take public transportation, and have access to all buildings.

Parent Advocacy!

How to direct your concerns to the DOE and our Officials

Afterschool Programs

Some alternative programs that you can consider since the 87 Afterschool program is temporarily unavailable.

What's Happening at PS87

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PS87 Backpack News: October 5, 2020

From the Acting PA Presidents Dear Families, Now that we are officially back to school, it is a great time to rekindle our “One Family Under the Sun” community spirit. We are planning a number of events during the upcoming months. First up – Welcome Wednesdays! We’d like to extend a warm welcome to all…

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PS87 Backpack News: September 29, 2020

From the Desk of the Principal Dear Families,  As we begin this unusual school year, I’d like to introduce our four tenets to those that are new to the PS 87 community, and offer a reminder to those that are returning. These tenets define how we expect everyone, both children and adults, to behave as…

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PS87 Backpack News: September 14, 2020

From Your (Acting) PA Presidents Dear Families,  Welcome to the new school year!  We hope everyone had a nice summer and was able to enjoy time spent with family and loved ones.   We want to send a special welcome to all of our new families!  While this is not how any of us envisioned your…

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PS87 Backpack News: June 22, 2020

This is the last issue of Backpack News for the 2019/2020 School Year. Have a Great Summer! From the Desk of the Principal Dear Families, It is hard to believe that we are at the end of the school year.  Never in my wildest dreams did I think we would be ending the year quarantined…

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PS87 Backpack News: June 15, 2020

A message from the Culture & Community Committee (Sent to BPN on June 5)  As a representative of the Culture & Community Committee for PS 87, I am a proud parent of our beloved school and a black mother. I am positive you are all aware of the protests held over this past weekend and…

Our Virtual Book Fair is Here!

Our annual Spring Book Fair is finally here! This year it’s a VIRTUAL Book Fair! We will have access to the entire Scholastic library, so this is the perfect way to restock your bookshelves without leaving the comfort of your couch. The fair will run continuously until September 4, 2020, so you can regularly refresh…

May 2021

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
  • Family Book Group
  • Executive PA Meeting
  • Scholastic Spring Book Fair
  • Margaret's Garden Meet Up after Drop Off
  • Scholastic Spring Book Fair
  • General PA Meeting
  • Eid Al-Fitr, schools closed
  • Scholastic Spring Book Fair (Rain Date)
  • Scholastic Spring Book Fair (Rain Date)
  • Memorial Day, schools closed

May 7, 2021
May 8, 2021
May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021
May 17, 2021
May 21, 2021
May 22, 2021
May 31, 2021
June 2, 2021
June 3, 2021
  • Anniversary Day. Chancellor’s Conference Day for staff development. Students not in attendance.

    June 3, 2021

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