Today’s PA General meeting recap

Hello EVCS Families,

After-School Spring Semester registration is Open!

Follow this link for class list/ descriptions and sign-up instructions. (Program registration is through the Mosholu website) if you have registration problems and questions please email Ruth Moore at and ‘CC’ Camille Marlow

Sign-up ends Monday Feb 20th. The Spring Semester begins Monday February 27th – first day back after Mid-Winter break.

Spring Gala Auction- April 29th- needs Auction Items!

Planning is underway with weekly meetings every Thursday morning after drop-off in the lunchroom.

Right now The Gala needs donations of items for the auction! Click here for solicitation letters, donation forms and solicitation tips.

This is the PA’s biggest fundraiser and accounts for 1/3 of our budget. A budget that pays for and greatly supports much of the creative, enriching programs at our little school. Help us make this, EVCS’ 30th anniversary year, a giant whopping success by bringing in giant whopping auction items!

The PA Executive Board needs a Co-Treasurer! Continue reading

General PA meeting Wed. 2/15 8:40AM

Hello EVCS Families,

This Wednesday, 2/15, is our General PA meeting! Please join us in the auditorium 8:40 AM. We’ll have the coffee!

Some of the highlights:

• Announcements and Updates from Principal Bradley and parent Coordinator James
• After-school schedule and registration Q and A.
• Spring Gala Auction Q and A
• Community Action Committee reorganization
• CEC1 elections coming soon
• A lively tribute to Prince by Bruno Mars.

And while we’ve got your eyeballs:

The Jubilee’s Summer Camp (online) Auction ends this Wednesday! 2/15! at 11pm!.

Bid here. Score spectacular summer plans for your kids while supporting the school and all the great stuff that goes on here.

The Spring Gala is coming soon – April 29th!

This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and we need auction items of all kinds! Link here for solicitation letters, donation forms and answers to questions. Join the planning committee Thursday mornings just after drop off in the lunchroom.

The PA Exec Board

Read minutes from last General PA meeting here
Read minutes from all PA Exec and General PA meetings here

Recap of Wednesday PA Meeting

Hi EVCS Families,

Thank you to everyone who came yesterday morning’s PA meeting! For those of you who couldn’t make it, here is a brief re-cap. The full meeting minutes will be posted to the website in the next few days.

The next “Between the World and MeCoffee with Bradley” will be next Tuesday,1/24, 5:30pm.

It will be an open conversation about the book Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. This #1 New York Times Best seller is written as a series of letters to the author’s teenage son as an examination of race in America. Reading the book is encouraged but by no means necessary to be a part of this discussion.

Pre-K Application process for 2017-18 school year has begun.

Pre-K Application process for 2017-18 school year has begun.

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PA General Meeting tomorrow, Wed. 1/18 8:45am

Hello EVCS Families,

This Wednesday morning (1/18) is our January General PA meeting. Join us at 8:45am in the auditorium. Yes! Hot Coffee!

The site director from Mosholu (our new After-School program) will be there conducting an information session and answering questions about the program- which starts, by the way, the week of February 27th.

For parents who aren’t able to attend in the morning, or who really liked the morning session, there will be an evening A/S information session as well. Also Wednesday 1/18, from 5-6pm. (This will NOT be a PA meeting)

Childcare is available for the evening session:
Evening Parent Info Session RSVP

View minutes of last PA Exec Board meeting

See you then!

The PA Executive

PA Meeting Wed. 12/14 5:30pm / Special Mix&Mingle Event Sun. 12/18

Hi EVCS Families,

Our next PA Meeting is this Wednesday 12/14 at 5:30pm. Please RSVP here for childcare by Wednesday, noon.

A few items on the agenda: Update on the After-School changes, Information on Lunch Bucks, Update on the playground renovations, Information on the Bullying Prevention Program….. and more

Then, this Sunday 12/18, 4:30-7pm, come to our new intimate fundraising event, “Mix & Mingle”, a Holiday Mixology Class. Learn to make 3 specialty cocktails with professional barman, drink designer and EVCS dad Bryan Schneider. RSVP now, space is limited! Graciously hosted by EVCS family-owned Fresh Salt restaurant, 146 Beekman St. (More information linked here)

Looking forward to seeing you there!

The PA Exec.

General PA Meeting Wednesday Morning

Hello EVCS families,

Tomorrow morning- Wednesday 11/16- is our November General PA meeting. Please join us after drop off in the cafeteria for a cup of coffee or tea (bring your own mug) and catch up with what’s going on -and coming up- with the PA and school.

Hope to see you there!

Your PA Exec Board

PA meeting tomorrow, Wednesday Evening 10/19

Hello Parents,

Join us this Wednesday evening, 10/19, for our 2nd General Parents Association Meeting.

Light Refreshments in the Lobby: 5:30pm

Meeting in the Auditorium: 6:00pm (ends by 7:30pm- plenty of time to be home for the debate!)

Childcare in the lunchroom: 5:30pm- Available for any current EVCS student,please register here. Pizza will be available, ($5 requested contribution)

Some of what’s in store:

• Exciting News and updates from Bradley- particularly about our playground!
• Vote to change the PA’s bylaws to include the Diversity Committee
• After-School Funding Update
• De-brief on curriculum night’s childcare
• Learn about “My School Account” and “My School Bucks” programs

We need your voice! We can’t do this without you!

See you Wednesday,

Your PA executive board