EVCS Weekly, February 6

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Dear Parents and Guardians,

It’s hard to believe, but February is here!

Check out the monthly menus:
Breakfast
Lunch

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Coming Up

Sunday, February 12
Valentine Mixer, Pop-Up Mixology Class – A benefit for EVCS
For Tickets and to RSVP Hosted by Fresh Salt. Space is Limited.

Tuesday, February 14
Early Childhood Parent Workshop: Play with Purpose
A focus on early childhood writing skills.
8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. In the Art Room (413)
Please RSVP.

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Fri Feb 17 : please pick up at 5PM!!!

Hello Families,

The entire building and facilities will be closed AT 5PM on the last day of AfterSchool’s Fall semester which is Friday, February 17th due to some work that ConEd will be conducting. We do not have control over these plans nor can we alter them.

 

+ Please be sure to pick up your child/ren AT 5PM Friday, February 17th as we will need to vacate the building immediately.

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Betsy DeVos would be bad for public education

Our Core Value is Social Action

Dear EVCS Family,

I feel compelled to share with you my deep concerns about President Trump’s nominee to lead the US Department of Education, Betsy DeVos. As Secretary of Education she would be in a position to create policy that would directly affect our school and all public schools. Please consider these actual facts (and a few personal opinions).

Betsy DeVos has absolutely no experience in public schools – not as a student, not as a parent, and not as a teacher or administrator. She has no background in education whatsoever and would not meet the baseline criteria to qualify for a job as a teacher in New York State, let alone a school or district leader. How can she possibly be qualified to lead the United States Department of Education?

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EVCS Weekly, January 30

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Lice, and stomach bugs, and rain storms! Oh my! We hope everyone is feeling healthy as we look to the week ahead.

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Next Week

Monday, January 30
School Wide Morning Meeting (SWMM), in the Auditorium
Hosted by Kindergarten.
8:50 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
Bake Sale Fundraiser Presented by the 5th Grade 8:00 – 8:50 a.m.
Support the 2017 Camping Trip! Send come bucks to school with your
child or stop in for a cup a coffee.

Wednesday, February 1
No school for Pre-K

Thursday, February 2
After School Advisory Committee Meeting (ASAC)
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sign up for childcare by Monday, Jan 30 at 12 noon: Childcare RSVP

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It’s time! NY Int’l Children’s Film Festival 2017

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Dear Parents,

The Festival 2017 is just around the corner and will be showcasing the best new films for ages 3-18. The Festival is packed full of fantastic film programs for your family this year and, even better, our school receives a $3 discount on all ticket purchases!

Celebrate the best new international films through the Festival’s wildly-popular short film programs, several of which include Academy-award nominees, in addition to special events including Opening Night films Revolting Rhymes and My Life as a Zucchini (Academy-award nominee), a unique program of Birthday Shorts that celebrate the Festival’s 20th anniversary, and Closing Weekend film Ancien and the Magic Tablet – alongside many other terrific feature film selections.

To buy tickets with our discount code, simply:
Go to http://nyicff.org/tickets/

Enter code 17SCHD
Purchase tickets
Voila! Save $3 off each ticket you purchase!

Reminder EVCS Spring Gala, Important Planning Meeting This Thursday!

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EVCS will Celebrate 30 Years

at the Anniversary Gala coming up April 29!

Come one, come all to a kick-off planning meeting!
(ask your favorite places to donate something to the silent auction).

What are the most profitable items?

How do we ask for donations?

What happens at a Gala?

Join us next week on Thursday, January 26 and find out!
Yes, there will be coffee and bagels!
In the cafeteria after drop off 8:30 a.m.
To make it a success, we need all hands on deck. Hope to see you there!

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Do you have questions and no time to make the meeting?

Do you want to help but you are not sure how?

Please reach out to events@evcsnyc.org, We will share information to help you, help us, make this the best Gala in EVCS history!

Kind Regards,
Spring Gala Committee