Reminders This Short Week at EVCS

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
Kindergarten Admissions
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.
Best,
James

EVCS Diversity Committee’s survey

Hello Parents,

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 diversity@evcsnyc.org with any questions or to join the EVCS Diversity Committee’s listserv.

Thank you for your input and Happy New Year!

SAVE THE DATE: WINTER JUBILEE Saturday, January 24

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Winter Jubilee
Saturday, January 24, 2015

7:00 – 10:00 pm
Sirovich Center
12th Street between 2nd / 3rd Aves

Parent Talent Call

OPEN CALL to TALENT AGES 21 AND OLDER!
For Winter Jubilee Parent Night Out – We are looking for musicians, poets, dancers, jugglers, magicians, comedians, performance artists, videographers- show a recent clip…
5-7 Minute Acts

NEXT EVENTS PLANNING MEETING
Friday January 9, 2015 8:45 am in Room 210

PA meeting tomorrow evening

Please join us THIS THURSDAY for a very important Parents Association meeting.

5:30 in the lobby- have 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- diversity speaker Sally Lee

AS ALWAYS WE WILL HAVE CHILDCARE AND PIZZA IN THE CAFETERIA.Please RSVP.

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.

FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS Tomorrow Wednesday, December 17

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.

12.15.2014 This week at EVCS

Dear Families

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
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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!

Also
Wednesday, December 17th 9:00 – 10:45am
4th Graders will host a Bake Sale! Parents, there will be coffee!

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PA meeting Thursday evening

Hi All,

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,
EVCS PA

IMPORTANT Family Band practice date changed

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!

Thanks,

Matt Arnold (dad of 3rd grader Oscar)
matthewmarnold@gmail.com
(917) 576-2296

What: Family band practice!
When: Tuesday, Dec. 16, 6PM-
Where: EVCS Auditorium