Grant History

LISTEN TO THE MUSIC!!!

WE ENJOYED "INTRODUCING" SOME NEW BRICKS TO THEIR HONOREES!

About Us

Ballroom Dancing Program at Church Street School

Read about our mission, and meet the White Plains residents on our Board.

THANKS TO THOSE WHO JOINED US  ON DECEMBER 8TH!

You helped make the night a huge success, netting more than $1,000

to support White Plains public school students!

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During the 2020-21 school year - a most unusual school year - we were happy to provide grants covering software that allowed band and music teachers across our district to present virtual concerts. We are proud to present some of those concerts here, showcasing both the talent and the resilience of many students within the White Plains Public Schools. ​​

This Is My Wish (performed by the White Plains Citywide Elementary Chorus)​

We Won't Stop Dreaming (for Highlands Moving Up Day Ceremony)

National Anthem (for WPHS Graduation Ceremony)

Seasons of Love (for WPHS Graduation Ceremony)

Don't Stop Me Now (for WPHS Graduation Ceremony)



Through special events, dinners, auctions, sale of commemorative bricks and fund-raising appeals, the Friends have raised and donated more than $440,000 to the White Plains Public Schools.

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.


To ring in the new school year, we welcomed the opportunity to "introduce" our new batch of commemorative bricks to the donors and honorees who were able to "meet" them.  As the school year now moves forward, we are focusing our energies on finding the best ways for us to help the students in White Plains public schools.  

​​​​​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.