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Family University Night School Begins Tuesday, January 31st 2023

The Family University is an adult learning community that provides unique learning opportunities for the adult population at PS. 287. This year’s Parent University is twofold: to prepare our parents for the rigors of the common core as well as to continue to provide our parents with diverse opportunities to become the primary partners in their scholars learning. This will be a hybrid event experience, with a mix of virtual and in-person events.
Registration link

Toy Drive

Happy Holidays! This year P.S. 287 will be having our 1st annual Holiday Comedy show & Toy drive to raise funds to purchase gifts for our students from grades 3K-5. We would love to share this opportunity with you to donate an unopened toy, new book, or monetary donation to ensure that student in our learning community leaves for the holidays with a gift that says we believe in them.

Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ps-287-christmas-comedy-show-toy-drive-tickets-479967253977


Donate directly to our Toy drive Paypal https://www.paypal.com/donate/?hosted_button_id=3AVW3B4QK6ZG4

Seen In D13!

Scan the QR code to view all of the dates and locations of the tour.

CEC13 FREE Equity Swim Program

District 13's Community Education Council (CEC) 13 and Inclusive Community Wellness (ICW) have launched a historic to bring free aquatics programs to D13 students, their families, NYC Department of Education teachers, and staff.

Upcoming Events

At A Glance

  • 100% of PreK-5 teachers say that students are safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker rooms, and cafeteria of their school. (Based on the 2017-2018 School Snapshot)
  • 92% of families say that they have communicated with their child's teacher about their child's performance (Based on the 2017-2018 School Snapshot)
  • 100% of teachers say that teachers at this school work closely with families to meet students' needs (Based on the 2017-2018 School Snapshot)
  • 96% of families feel that the principal works to create a sense of community in the school (Based on the 2017-2018 School Snapshot)

Our Mission

Our mission is to continuously serve our community as a BOLD school which utilizes innovation in instruction, creativity, and global awareness to ensure that every learner, every day is making demonstrable gains in academic achievement, social awareness, and student agency.

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