The new school year is underway, and we are excited to continue our work on behalf of the White Plains Public Schools! For each of the past two school years, we have awarded more than $25,000 of grants, bring our cumulative grant amount above $360,000. These are some of the grants we awarded during the 2017-18 school year:
Stay tuned to this site for information about upcoming activities, and ways you can get involved!
We're Excited for the 2018-19 School Year!
Ballroom Dancing Program at Church Street School
Through special events, dinners, auctions, sale of commemorative bricks and fund-raising appeals, the Friends have raised and donated more than $360,000 to the White Plains Public Schools.
On Sunday, October 29, 2017 the White Plains Public School community came together for a great night in celebration of our 20th anniversary supporting the students of White Plains Public Schools. Here are some photos from the outstanding event!
We welcome your help! Whether you can offer time, money, or ideas, you can help us make an important contribution to the lives of White Plains Public School students.
Friends of White Plains Public Schools is dedicated to supporting our students by
(1) Funding academic and cultural enrichment programs not included in the District's budget, and
(2) Encouraging greater involvement in and support for the schools by parents, the community, and alumni.
Celebrating Our First 20 Years!!!
THANKS TO ALL WHO JOINED US AT THIS SPECIAL EVENT! WE LOOK FORWARD TO ANOTHER 20 YEARS SUPPORTING WHITE PLAINS PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS!
Read about our mission, and meet the White Plains residents on our Board.