EVCS Weekly, April 3

Welcome spring!

Tomorrow Saturday, April 1 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Join us for a Family Dance Workshop

Parents and children are invited to take part in a dance-making workshop with the dancers from the Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre! Dance together, learn together, and share your dances as a school community. Bagels and coffee will be served.

This program is free to families and is brought to you by the East Village Community School and Notes in Motion Outreach Dance Theatre www.notesinmotion.org


April Menu


This Weekend

Friday, March 31 6:00p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
FREE Fire Safety Education Workshop
Campos Plaza Community Center
The FDNY firefighters are giving a workshop on how to keep your family safe:
Learn about: Kitchen cooking safety, candle safety, electrical safety, Smoke /CO alarms and more.

Saturday, April 1 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
The Notes in Motion’s Teaching Artists will conduct a Workshop on Dance-Making for families! At EVCS, In the Auditorium.

Sunday, April 2, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Coffee Talk with Anselm about 9 new paintings of New York
at Ninth Street Espresso 10th street & B, Northside of Tompkin’s Square Park


Next Week

Monday, April 3
5th Grade Dance share at 2:00 p.m. in the Auditorium
All 5th grade families are invited to view the dance films made during their Movement Research residency.

The 2017 EVCS Reading Olympics Officially ends Monday.
There is still time! Read a great book this weekend and record it!
Online Sponsor Donations!
Please remember to return forms to your classroom teachers.

Thursday, April 6
After-School Advisory Committee (ASAC) Meeting 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Room 204. For questions and childcare sign up, please contact Maria & Avalon at adminafterschool@evcsnyc.org; Please provide first & last names of child/ren.

Math Test Prep
2:50 – 4:00 p.m. in classrooms for registered 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students

Friday, April 7
EVCS Speed of Light – Track Meet
3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade runners


Monday, April 10 – Tuesday, April 18
Spring Break – schools are closed. School Resumes on Wednesday, April 19.

Need ideas for the Break?
E(ART)H WEEK ARTS DAY CAMP at Apple Village Arts
Monday, April 10 to Friday, April 14, plus Monday & Tuesday, April 17 & 18
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Please contact the Studio for registration and details: lavalleezee@gmail.com. Space is limited. More information on the website. Looking for more ideas? Please reach out to me directly.

50 Fun things to do with kids during Spring Break in the city


Save the Dates

Reminder: April 6, 19, 20, 26, 27, & 28
Test Prep for Math 2:50 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 26, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Next General PA Meeting – All about elections!

Saturday, April 29
EVCS Anniversary Gala. Celebrating 30 Years! Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
The silent auction items are rolling in!
Sponsors are needed for beer and wine – any connections?
Contact the Gala Committee: events@evcsnyc.org
Remember to RSVP to let the planning committee know you will be there!

NYS Math Exam
Tuesday, May 2, Wednesday, May 3 and Thursday, May 4

Reminder: No School on the following days: June 8, 12 and 26
for Chancellor’s Conference Day, a Clerical Day, and Eid al-Fitr


Join the April Plastic Cleanse!
Make an effort to pack your lunches and snacks without plastic!
Take the GreNYC Pledge and BYOBs where ever you go!


Enjoy your weekend.

All the best,