Good Morning Everyone
This week is very short!
Monday and Tuesday will be regular days with dismisal at 2:50pm
EVCS Afterschool will be here as usual on both days until 6:00pm.
Winter recess begins on Wednesday, December 23rd.
School resumes on Monday, January 5th.
Today there will be a Bake Sale in the yard in the morning and after school! Support our 5th grade camping trip! You will be a fifth grader one day too! Muffins, Coffee, & Books/Gifts in the Morning 8-8:45 and Sigmund’s Pretzels, Cookies, Hot Cocoa, Coffee & Books/Gifts in the afternoon 2:30-3:15.
For those looking ahead to Kindergarten, even if your child currently attends EVCS in PreK, you will still need to apply to Kindergarten
Apply between January 7 and February 13 in one of three ways:
1) Online, on this website, in ten languages
2) Over the phone
3) In person, at a Family Welcome Center
Interpretation services will be provided in over 200 languages for the over-the-phone and in-person options.
See you in the yard.
Help us get a better sense of our community’s views, experiences and needs by taking the EVCS Diversity Committee’s survey athttp://goo.gl/forms/7Eg4PQkNfp. This survey is VOLUNTARY and ANONYMOUS. You do not have to give your name and we will not report the results in any way that could identify you or your family. All EVCS parents and guardians in a household may take the survey.
Email email@example.com with any questions or to join the EVCS Diversity Committee’s listserv.
Thank you for your input and Happy New Year!
Congratulations to all of the Festival of Lights Performers and Coordinators! What an amazing gift you gave all of us! Thank you.
We are two school days away from
the holiday break and only 12 days left in 2014!
Let’s make them great.
Festival of Lights 9:00 am to 10:30 am
Please join us in the auditorium tomorrow morning for our Annual Festival of Lights! The Pre-K Class will begin and each class will perform for approximately 10 minutes accompanied by our own parent band!
Morning Sales in the Yard
BAKE SALE Our 4th Grade Class will be hosting a bake sale and selling coffee.
Our Centennial Calendar will be on sale for $15. With archival photos of our school and neighborhood from the past 100 years, it’s a perfect gift for family and friends.
EVCS T-shirts will be available $25 each while supplies last.
Music CD’s $10 each while supplies last
Get your School Wide Photos $10 each while supplies last.
A few reminders for this week:
Parent Band Practice
Tuesday, December 16th at 6:00 in the auditorium
Hello, musical parents! The family band is holding its final practice for the Festival of Lights at 6PM tomorrow (Tuesday) night in the school auditorium. We’ll run through and troubleshoot our song list for Wednesday. Hope to see you there!
If the door is locked, call Matt at (917) 576-2296
FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
Wednesday, December 17th 9:00 – 10:45am
Each class will be performing. It will be about 10 minutes per grade.
Beginning with PreK followed by K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th grade.
The Parent Band will be playing during change overs!
Wednesday, December 17th 9:00 – 10:45am
4th Graders will host a Bake Sale! Parents, there will be coffee!
Please join us THIS THURSDAY for a very special Parents Association meeting.
5:30 in the lobby- refreshments and mix with fellow parents
6:00 in the auditorium- important PA business, including budget proposals and upcoming events
6:30 in the auditorium- speaker Sally Lee
Sally Lee, CWS parent and Executive Director of Teachers’ Unite, an organization committed to creating restorative justice models within NYC public schools, will speak about desegregation efforts in District 1 schools. We will also explore how the CWS & EVCS can join forces in various diversity efforts.
AS ALWAYS WE WILL HAVE CHILDCARE AND PIZZA IN THE CAFETERIA. Please RSVP
See you all there,
IMPORTANT Family Band practice date changed:
Hello, musical parents!
The family band is holding its final practice for the Festival of Lights at 6PM tomorrow (Tuesday, Dec15) night in the school auditorium. We’ll run through and troubleshoot our song list for Wednesday. Hope to see you there!
Matt Arnold (dad of 3rd grader Oscar)
What: Family band practice!
When: Tuesday, Dec. 16, 6PM-
Where: EVCS Auditorium