A few reminders for next week before we break for Thanksgiving:
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 23
Building Wide Wellness Meeting
8:45 – 9:30 am
Library Conference Room
located on the 4th floor
NOTES FROM LAST MEETING
Hope to see you there!
5th Grade Bake and Book Sale
Support the 5th Grde Camping Trip!
Enjoy a healthy snack in the morning or a sweet treat in the afternoon!
WE NEED CLOTH BAGS MONDAY MORNING TO TOTE CANS! PLEASE BRING A FEW TO THE YARD, AND PASS THEM OFF TO JAMES FOR DISTRIBUTION – THE KIDS WILL USE THEM TO HELP TOTE AND ORGANIZE CANS FOR HARVEST FESTIVAL PREPARATION. THANK YOU.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 24: EVCS Harvest Festival
The Harvest Festival is a tradition at East Village Community School. The Harvest Festival is a beloved event by kids, staff and families. It is a celebratory gathering in the yard complete with community, songs and a school-wide walk to Trinity Lutheran Church, located o Avenue B and 10th Street, we all physically deliver the cans to the shelter. It is a beautiful morning. Families are all welcome to participate in the festivities and to walk with the students to the church.
DETAILS FOR TUESDAY November 24th in the morning
Students will go up as usual at 8:30am. by the bell. There is a select group of 5th Graders,
they will know who they are – helping tote cans.
PARENTS If you would like to participate – Students and staff will be assembled by 9:30 am
Following a brief opening ritual, we will all proceed to the church. We will finish up by 10:30 am.
If you own a cart, please bring it to the yard Tuesday morning near the ramp to fill with cans.
If you offered to drive some of the cans to the church, we hope to see you near the west gate at the yard for loading. Hopefully a few parents can help with loading. We will cart and carry some of the cans as well.
Thursday, November 26 / Friday November 27
NO SCHOOL – THANKSGIVING
SAVE THE DATE
Saturday, December 12
Parent Math Workshop / RSVP
The intention is to help parents better understand the progression of concepts in the Common Core standards, and the models and strategies used to teach these concepts.
Applications Open Between December 7 and January 15
Offers Sent to Families in Mid-March – a Month Earlier Than Previous Years
Current families in PreK that plan to stay at EVCS will need to file an application for Kindergarten.
HOLIDAY FAMILY PHOTO SHOOT, $20 for 10 digital photographs- make you own holiday cards in time for the New Year! HATS FOR SALE – samples & custom hats! Just in time for holidaze? 30% TO GO TO EVCS , DID SOMEONE SAY KARAOKE at EVCS? EQUAL EXCHANGE –great gift items and a % to benefit EVCS! STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS.
Next Friday, AVA, Apple Village Arts offers its annual one-day Workshop:
COLORFUL FRIDAY at Apple Village Arts, November 27, 2015
Apple Village Arts announces… Colorful Friday!
We wanted to share more Fall Ball Photos with everyone!
THANK YOU LARA and THANK YOU JOSEPHINE for capturing the moments. Enjoy.
Families are invited to join the EVCS FaceBook Page, where you can share your news and information. Visit evcsnyc.org to get to the link and to keep up on the calendar. All committee meetings and school events are listed on the scrolling calendar for reference!
Have a wonderful weekend and we will see you in the yard on Monday morning!
All the best,