EVCS Weekly, February 27

Dear Parent and Guardians,

Happy 100th Day of School!

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March Menus
Breakfast
Lunch

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The Week We Return from Break

Monday, February 27
School Wide Morning Meeting, 2nd & 3rd Grade Rock Stars

Monday, February 27
Track’s Spring Season begins!
This is open for 3rd – 5th-grade students. Interested?
Please Contact Coach Aswad directly for more details and to register
for the Spring Session: TRACK COACH: aswadfoster7@gmail.com.

Thursday, March 2
Community Action Committee Meeting
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Room 204
To View Flyer, Click Here.

Friday, March 3
Mid-Year Narrative Reports go home to all families

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March

Starting the week of March 6
Parent Teacher Conferences
DOE Resources to Prepare for Parent Teacher Conferences

Thursday, March 9
Half Day for all Students. Dismissal at 11:30 a.m.

Thursday, March 16
SLT 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
In the Library Conference Room

Monday, March 20
Building Safety Town Hall Meeting 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Click for information, RSVP, and Childcare

Wednesday, March 22
General Parent Association Meeting 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
In the Cafeteria

Friday, March 24 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Annual Potluck Dinner and Multicultural Share
Main Lobby, Cafeteria, and the Auditorium

Tuesday, March 28 – Thursday, March 30
NYS ELA Exams

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Save the Date

Saturday, April 29
EVCS Anniversary Gala!
Currently Collecting Items for the Silent Auction, Online Solicitation Forms

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Parent Workshops

ICT Classrooms – Do they benefit all students?
EVCS and Inclusive Education

For More Information See the Flyer Here.

Monday, March 6
Morning Workshop: 8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Room 413 (Art Room)

Tuesday, March 14
Evening Workshop: 5:45 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Auditorium.
(Childcare RSVP is on the form, closes 3/13 at 5:00 p.m.)

RSVP for either workshop. Content is the same.

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Family Dance Performance and Workshop Experiences

Saturday, March 25
A performance day allows all participants to take part in the understanding of dance making. We will welcome Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre and Notes in Motion presenting: Refuge

For more details, click here.

Saturday, April 1
A workshop day will be dedicated to the exploration of dance-making elements related to the piece Refuge. The Notes in Motion’s Teaching Artists will conduct a Workshop on Dance-Making.

PLEASE RSVP HERE.

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Run For NYC Educational Council 2017-18 Your Voice Matters!
Help shape the policies and priorities of your school district, with over 300 seats available. Raise Your Hand for Our Kids. More information about the process.

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Remember to check in on the evcs website calendar for updated events and announcements. View full calendar in a new window. Or subscribe to this calendar in your own calendar application.
Find the PA minutes and basic contact information.

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Please continue to be vigilant when it comes to checking for lice.
We want to keep them under control. Remind kids not to share hats!

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Have a wonderful winter break, rest up, be safe, and we will see you back in the yard on Monday, February 27!

All best wishes,
James

EVCS Weekly, February 27

Dear Parent and Guardians,

Happy 100th Day of School!

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March Menus
Breakfast
Lunch

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The Week We Return from Break

Monday, February 27
School Wide Morning Meeting, 2nd & 3rd Grade Rock Stars

Monday, February 27
Track’s Spring Season begins!
This is open for 3rd – 5th-grade students. Interested?
Please Contact Coach Aswad directly for more details and to register
for the Spring Session: TRACK COACH: aswadfoster7@gmail.com.

Thursday, March 2
Community Action Committee Meeting
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Room 204
To View Flyer, Click Here.

Friday, March 3
Mid-Year Narrative Reports go home to all families

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EVCS Weekly, February 13

Dear Parents and Guardians,

As we approach the 100th Day of school next week, we welcome you to the second half of the school year!

Next Week

Tuesday, February 14
Parent Workshop: Play with Purpose 8:30 a.m., In the Art Room 413, 4th Floor Please RSVP. View the Flyer.

Wednesday, February 15
General Parent Association Meeting, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
In the Cafeteria

Electives Share, 2:00 – 2:45 p.m.
In the Auditorium

Thursday, February 16
SLT Meeting, 3:30pm – 5:30pm
In the Library Conference Room

Monday, February 27
School Wide Morning Meeting
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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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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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EVCS Weekly, January 23

Dear Parents and Guardians,

It’s been another busy week at EVCS, and we’re not slowing down now!
Check out what’s coming up next!

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Next Week

Tuesday, January 24
Evening Coffee Talk with Bradley, in the Auditorium
Pick up a copy of Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Between the World and Me
for this discussion with other parents and Bradley.
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, January 26
Join the Events Committee for an Important Spring Gala Kick Off
Planning Meeting: What are the best silent auction items?
How do we ask for donations?
Attend the meeting and find out.
8:30 a.m. in the cafeteria. Yes, they will have coffee and bagels!

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!

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EVCS Weekly, January 16

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Dear Parents and Guardians,

We had an incredible week at EVCS!
From our K classes trip to the Bronx Botanical Gardens to the 4th Grade trip to Brooklyn Superhero Supply Store, to the 3rd, 4th and 5th grade participation in the COIL Festival: Blind Cinema!

Looking forward to seeing you this Sunday, at The Winter Jubilee benefit.
Featuring the 2nd Annual Summer Camp Online Auction, raffle prizes and a Live Karaoke Band.
Mercury Lounge
217 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
RSVP

School Safety

Please welcome our new security guard, Agent Saahir. Ms. Saahir will be our agent going forward. Mr. Das will no longer be with us. Please be patient and understanding while Ms. Saahir checks ID’s and gets to know everyone.

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EVCS Weekly, January 9

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Dear Parents and Guardians,

Welcome Back everyone.
We hope everyone is back into the swing and ready for a productive 2017!

January Menu
Breakfast
Lunch

Next Week

Tuesday, January 10
School-Wide Building Wellness Committee
Join us at 8:45 am in the school building’s cafeteria and get involved!

Sunday, January 15
Winter Jubilee Live Karaoke at Mercury Lounge
Remember to RSVP and bring a guest!

Performance Space 122’s Coil 2017 Festival
Coil 2017: Blind Cinema
Britt Hatzius (United Kingdom/Belgium)
School of Visual Arts Theatre333 West 23rd Street
EVCS and Blind Cinema In the Times!
If you would like to experience Blind Cinema yourself:
Buy Tickets Here
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EVCS Weekly, January 3

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Dear Parents and Guardians

Thanks again to all who made our Festival of Lights a huge success this year!
It was a packed house for a great show!

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We return to school on January 3, 2017.
During the break, I hope that you find time to unwind, get outside and regroup!

Thanks to the Parent Association for contributing delicious food to our annual staff party last week. Everyone enjoyed this generous gift!

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EVCS Weekly, December 19

Dear Parents and Guardians,

The Festival of Lights is coming up next week on Wednesday, December 18th in the auditorium at 9:00 a.m.! All of our classes will be performing that morning as well as our EVCS choir and groups of talented student musicians! Hope to see you there.

The 3rd Grade parents will also hold a bake sale in the yard beforehand, with EVCS CDs, t-shirts, and other goodies on sale, too!

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