WELCOME TO P.S. 87!
Located at 1935 Bussing Avenue in the Bronx, New York. P.S. 87 is a K-5 Elementary School where faculty and parents prepare our students to be productive, influential, future leaders and citizens of our country.
New Arrival & Dismissal Procedures as of April 26, 2021
Morning Arrival is at 8:30 a.m.. Children will not be allowed to enter the building before 8:30 a.m..
Kindergarten: Main Entrance on Bussing Avenue
Grade 1: Exit 5 - Door closest to Bussing & Grace Avenues
Grade 2: Exit 5 - Door Closest to Bussing & Grace Avenues
Grade 3: Exit 7 - Side door on Edson Avenue
Grade 4: Exit 7- Side door on Edson Avenue
Grade 5: Main Entrance on Bussing Avenue
Kindergarten: 1:45 p.m. Main Entrance on Bussing Avenue
Grade 1: 1:45 p.m. - Exit 5 - Door Closest to Bussing & Grace Avenues
Grade 2: 1:50 p.m. - Exit 5 Door closest to Bussing & Grace Avenues
Grade 3: 1: 55 p.m. - Exit 7 - Side door on Edson Avenue
Grade 4: 2:00 p.m. -Side door on Edson Avenue
Grade 5: 2:00 p.m. - Exit 7 -Side door on Edson Avenue
Susan Garcia, Parent Coordinator
718-324-5188 extension 2110 (Hours 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
P.S. 87 Schedule
Please note -
June 22nd- Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony - Virtual - 10 AM
June 24th - 5th Grade Promotional Ceremony - Virtual - 10:30 AM
Last Day of School - June 25th
Welcome Dr. Charles, Principal, I.A.
to P.S. 87 !
Open House Jamboree!
Friday, June 18, 2021
Incoming Kindergarten, Kindergarten & 1st Grade - 4:00 PM
2nd Grade, 3rd Grade & 4th Grade - 5:00 PM
Music - Games - Snacks - Tours & Information - Every student must be accompanied by an adult!
Latest Workshops & Reminders
Parent Survey has been extended! Please refer to letter from May 28th from Ms. Garcia on how to complete the school survey! Your input and participation is vital to our school!
Parents - You can receive pandemic food allowance for your child. All NYC Public School children are eligible! Please check it out!
Support School Funding! Submit a Family Income Inquiry Form Online Today! Select New York City Schools as your District. One form for all children in your household, regardless of the school they attend.
Spanish -Apoye el financiamiento de las escuelas. Envíe hoy el Formulario de consulta de ingresos familiares por internet. Visite
Arabic -ادعموا تمويل المدرسة. قدموا نموذج استعالم عن دخل األسرة عبر اإلنترنت اليوم وحددوا نموذج واحد لجميع األطفال في منزلكم، بغض النظر عن ا المدرسة التي يداومون بها.
Please see the latest information about Middle School Updates on our Parent Resource Page, under Students, from Ms. Carbonaro, School Counselor.
If you have not done so, you need to create a NYC Schools Account to access your child's Report Card. Please sign up for one here. Contact our parent coordinator - Susan Garcia for further assistance or any additional information you may need for your child at 347-563-4963.
Updated Student DOE Covid Consent Form
,Having trouble with your DOE IPAD? Here are some resources to help you Parents!
If you need a device for your child, complete this survey. If you already have a New York City Device please do not request another device. Thank you.
Food Form for Remote Students - Access to Breakfast & Lunch.
The 2020-2021 New York DOE Calendar is Here!
Need free child care options for children from 3-K through 8th grade on days when they are scheduled for remote learning? Check out Learning Bridges.
LETTERS FROM THE CHANCELLOR
To register your child in our school for the September 2020-21 school year, please contact Susan Garcia, Parent Coordinator at SGarcia32@schools.nyc.gov or call 347-563-4963. A registration packet will be emailed to you. Please complete the forms and emailed them back to Ms. Garcia.
Please attach a copy of your child’s birth certificate and immunization record.
Also, attach a copy of two (2) proofs of address which can be a Con Edison bill; documentation from a federal, state or local government agency, and official payroll documentation from an employer.
You can scan or take a picture of these documents.
P.S. 87 BRONX - IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
SCHOOL PHONE NUMBER - 718- 324 -5188
SUSAN GARCIA, PARENT COODINATOR - (347) 563-4963
JAIMIE CARBONARO - GUIDANCE COUNSELOR/CRISIS - EXTENSION 1290
CURTIS FESTA- PSYCHOLOGIST - SBST - EXTENSION 5090
KIMBERLY YATES - SOCIAL WORKER - SBST - EXTENSION - 5091
MS. VICKERS - SCHOOL NURSE - EXTENSION - 1211