EVCS Weekly, February 27

Dear Parent and Guardians,

Happy 100th Day of School!


March Menus


The Week We Return from Break

Monday, February 27
School Wide Morning Meeting, 2nd & 3rd Grade Rock Stars

Monday, February 27
Track’s Spring Season begins!
This is open for 3rd – 5th-grade students. Interested?
Please Contact Coach Aswad directly for more details and to register
for the Spring Session: TRACK COACH: aswadfoster7@gmail.com.

Thursday, March 2
Community Action Committee Meeting
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Room 204
To View Flyer, Click Here.

Friday, March 3
Mid-Year Narrative Reports go home to all families

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The Lucky Envelope


Joshua Bright for The New York Times

Dear Families,

We have a fundraising update for you which has all the makings of a great New York story so hunker down and lend us a moment….

Before Thanksgiving we printed up fundraising envelopes and sent them home in each child’s backpack with a suggestion to set the table with envelopes if napkins run out on turkey day. A few envelopes made it back and those, along with all of your generous online donations have brought us to 90% of our family donations goal for the year. This is great news and we thank you.

But, along the way, one of those envelopes fell out of a folder and onto the street. Turns out, that was the luckiest envelope of all.

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Today’s PA General meeting recap

Hello EVCS Families,

After-School Spring Semester registration is Open!

Follow this link http://evcsnyc.org/afterschool-mmcc/ for class list/ descriptions and sign-up instructions. (Program registration is through the Mosholu website) if you have registration problems and questions please email Ruth Moore at RMOORE@mmcc.org and ‘CC’ Camille Marlow afterschool@evcsnyc.org.

Sign-up ends Monday Feb 20th. The Spring Semester begins Monday February 27th – first day back after Mid-Winter break.

Spring Gala Auction- April 29th- needs Auction Items!

Planning is underway with weekly meetings every Thursday morning after drop-off in the lunchroom.

Right now The Gala needs donations of items for the auction! Click here for solicitation letters, donation forms and solicitation tips.

This is the PA’s biggest fundraiser and accounts for 1/3 of our budget. A budget that pays for and greatly supports much of the creative, enriching programs at our little school. Help us make this, EVCS’ 30th anniversary year, a giant whopping success by bringing in giant whopping auction items!

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General PA meeting Wed. 2/15 8:40AM

Hello EVCS Families,

This Wednesday, 2/15, is our General PA meeting! Please join us in the auditorium 8:40 AM. We’ll have the coffee!

Some of the highlights:

• Announcements and Updates from Principal Bradley and parent Coordinator James
• After-school schedule and registration Q and A.
• Spring Gala Auction Q and A
• Community Action Committee reorganization
• CEC1 elections coming soon
• A lively tribute to Prince by Bruno Mars.

And while we’ve got your eyeballs:

The Jubilee’s Summer Camp (online) Auction ends this Wednesday! 2/15! at 11pm!.

Bid here. Score spectacular summer plans for your kids while supporting the school and all the great stuff that goes on here.

The Spring Gala is coming soon – April 29th!

This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and we need auction items of all kinds! Link here for solicitation letters, donation forms and answers to questions. Join the planning committee Thursday mornings just after drop off in the lunchroom.

The PA Exec Board

Read minutes from last General PA meeting here
Read minutes from all PA Exec and General PA meetings here

EVCS Afterschool registration is now open!


Hello Parents,

Registration is open via our new partner’s (Mosholu/MMCC) enrollment system. Please check out detailed instructions FIRST at our AfterSchool webpage here

Some beta testing suggests Chrome may work better than other browswers. Outside of that, if you hit or observe technical snags or difficulties, please email MMCC at frontdesk@mmcc.org and cc Camille.


EVCS Weekly, February 13

Dear Parents and Guardians,

As we approach the 100th Day of school next week, we welcome you to the second half of the school year!

Next Week

Tuesday, February 14
Parent Workshop: Play with Purpose 8:30 a.m., In the Art Room 413, 4th Floor Please RSVP. View the Flyer.

Wednesday, February 15
General Parent Association Meeting, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
In the Cafeteria

Electives Share, 2:00 – 2:45 p.m.
In the Auditorium

Thursday, February 16
SLT Meeting, 3:30pm – 5:30pm
In the Library Conference Room

Monday, February 27
School Wide Morning Meeting
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