A K - 5 Elementary School where staff and parents prepare our students to be productive and influential future leaders. 


1935 Bussing Avenue, Bronx, New York 10466


7:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.See Full Schedule at Bottom of Page


Main Office (718) 324-5188FAX(718) 325-1148

Please note that the session begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 11 a.m. Interested scholars should arrive on time to ensure they are photographed within the allotted time.

Any scholar re-taking photos must bring the original photos with them on the day of.

Dear Families, 

We are excited about the 2023-2024 school year, and we look forward to working with you. Please be reminded that scholars in grades K-2 enter through the main entrance on Bussing Avenue, and scholars in grades 3-5 enter via Exit 5 on Edson Avenue. Our doors open at 7:45 a.m. so that scholars may receive a hot breakfast. Instruction begins promptly at 8:10 a.m. Please note that scholars dropped off before 7:45 a.m. will not be supervised, as the staff begins their day at 7:45 a.m. As such, you should remain with your child until the door opens. See the P.S. 87 Schedule below for additional information. 

Best Regards,

Dr. Charles, Principal

P. S. 87X Gym Uniform

We are also excited to share that we now have a Gym uniform that you may purchase. T-shirts, polo shirts, hooded sweaters, and sweatpants are now available in burgundy or gray. Please see the link below for the order form. 

Gym Uniform Order Form

Please click the 2023-2024 School Supplies link for this year's school supplies list. Please note that your child's teacher may request additional supplies, and you may need to replenish supplies throughout the year.


The Department of Education takes the confidentiality of information about students seriously. For your convenience, here is a link to the Student Data Privacy and Security Policies.

Use the link below to stay updated with Chancellor Banks!

Messages for Families

The DOE is committed to creating and supporting learning environments that reflect the diversity of New York City. We believe all students benefit from diverse and inclusive schools and classrooms. We strive to welcome and support all students, families, and school staff.

P.S. 87 Announcements 2023 - 2024

P.S. 87X Schedule

Morning Arrival is at 7:45 a.m. School begins promptly at 8:10 a.m.


Kindergarten: Main Entrance on Bussing AveGrade 1: Main Entrance on Bussing AveGrade 2: Main Entrance on Bussing AveGrade 3:  Exit 5 - Side door on Edson AveGrade 4: Exit 5 - Side door on Edson AveGrade 5: Exit 5 - Side door on Edson Ave


Kindergarten: 2:25 p.m. via the Main Entrance on Bussing AveGrade 1:  2:25 p.m. via Exit 2 - Door closest to Bussing & Grace AvesGrade 2: 2:30 p.m. via Exit 2 - Door closest to Bussing & Grace AvesGrade 3: 2:25 p.m. via Exit 5 -Side door on Edson AveGrade 4: 2:30 p.m. via Exit 5 -Side door on Edson AveGrade 5: 2:30 p.m. via Exit 5 -Side door on Edson Ave

NYC Schools Account

If you have not done so, you need to create a NYC Schools Account to access your child's report card. Here is the link to create an account: NYSCA.

For further assistance or for any additional information, please call 718-324-5188. 

DOE COVID & Health Screening

Click here to updated or access Student DOE Covid Consent Form
 Learn more on DOE Health Screening for students entering school each day here.


Having trouble with your DOE IPAD? Here are some resources to help you Parents!

At. P.S. 87X, we teach with…

Passion. Responsiveness. Imagination. Dedication. Empathy.