EVCS Weekly May 14-18

Dear Parents and Guardians,

We had a beautiful week at EVCS! The students helped put plants in the ground on Tuesday in the yard and many students have been preparing for the annual event happening tonight at school – The Multicultural Share. We hope you can join us for the Potluck starting at 5:30 p.m. followed by the performance share at 6:30. It promises to be a wonderful evening. Hope to see you there!

THIS WEEKEND…
Sunday, May 13, Mother’s Day 
EVCS Chess Play Date, 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Five Oval Cafe Stuyvesant Town. Enjoy the afternoon and let your kids play chess. Rain location will be inside the spacious cafe. If you have a favorite chess board, please bring it along, but boards and pieces will be provided. For more info or RSVP, please contact Yuri at lemchenko@yahoo.com or text 646 258 9217.

Let’s take a look at next week…

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Next Week

Monday, May 14
School-Wide Photo!
In the School Yard at 8:30 a.m. Sharp! Come a few minutes early, if you can. All kids will be part of this large, school-wide picture!

Wednesday – Friday, May 16-18
5th Grade Annual Camping Trip!

Saturday, May 19
EVCS Paint, Plant, and Play Day at Sauer Park
2nd through 5th graders and their parents are invited to paint new ground games, plant new flowers, and care for the garden beds at our local playground, Sauer Park – and then play!
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
For details see the flyer, click here. Interested, RSVP here!

Sunday, May 20, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
EVCS Scholastic Chess Tournament at the school. The tournament is a four round event with K-1, K-3, and K-5 sections. FREE. Volunteers are needed too – please contact James to help out.
To enter the Tournament Click Here!
Registration is limited to 40 entrants.

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Coming Up

Monday, May 21
Bakesale Hosted by Pre-K
8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.

School Wide Morning Meeting
8:50 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
in the auditorium

Wednesday, May 23
General PA Meeting – Elections for the Executive Committee
8:50 a.m.
Nominations can be made at this link.
Welcome D1 Superintendent Carry Chan!
At this important PA meeting, our Superintendent will be talking about the Middle School application process – and wants to hear from YOU about it! 4th and 5th grade parents, please make note to attend!

Opening Reception at the District 1 Arts Exhibition at Abrons Arts Center
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Abrons Arts Center – 466 Grand Street, Lower East Side
Exhibits will be up through May 27, 2018

Monday, May 28
No School – Memorial Day

Wednesday, May 30
EVCS Open House Evening
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Come, with your child, to see the work they’ve done this school year and meet the teachers for the next grade! Try out some projects and work for the following year together with your child. Open-house format, come when you can between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, June 7 and Monday, June 11
No School for Students

Thursday, June 14 
School Wide Picnic, Parent Volunteer snack sign-up coming soon

Thursday June 21
Final General PA Meeting: Staff Appreciation Night

Fundraising for EVCS doesn’t end …

The EVCS PA has just launched a Charity Buzz Auction!
Check out the fantastic items being auctioned for the benefit of EVCS and all our EVCS children! Pretty darn cool, the auction ends

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Thanks to the fundraising committee for putting this together.!

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Happy Mother’s Day!

See you in the yard next week!
James