EVCS Weekly March 5 – 9

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Hello March! It’s hard to believe we are here already! Please remember to sign up with you child’s teachers: Parent Teacher Conferences are coming up in two weeks. Reports will be in backpacks on Wednesday!

March Menus

General PA Minutes (February 2018)
Previous Minutes may be found at evcsnyc.org

Join us for EVCS Weekend Events!

Saturday, March 3
Performance and Interactive Dance Workshop for Parents & Children
Hosted by Notes in Motion,
Click here, to review the flyer with more information.

Sunday, March 4
District 1 Battle of the Family Bands
Doors Open at 4:00 p.m. Bands Begin at 4:30
This event is a fundraiser, and any proceeds in excess of the basic operations cost for the venue will be distributed evenly between the PA/PTAs of all four schools participating. We hope to see you there!

The Bowery Ballroom 6 Delancey St, New York, NY
Get Tickets Here, at the door or ask me in the yard!


Next Week

Tuesday, March 6
Parent Pilates Donation Based Class
8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. in the movement room (Room 412)

Wednesday, March 7
Mid-Year Reports go home

Open Forum on Safety with Bradley
9:00 a.m. in the auditorium


Monday, March 12
Bake Sale
Hosted by 3rd Grade
8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. in the Yard

Hosted by 4th Grade
8:50 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. in the Auditorium

Monday, March 12 – Friday, March 16
Parent Teacher Conference Week – sign up with your child’s teacher!
Parent Surveys will be given out at Conferences – Deadline is March 23

Thursday, March 15
Early Dismissal at 11:30 a.m.

AfterSchool Advisory Committee
Parents interested in being on the committee, please contact Lara Levine at llevinelipof@gmail.com Lara will reach out with details.


Save the Dates

Saturday, March 24
Parent Math Morning Workshop – Details and RSVP coming soon!

Friday, March 30 – April 8
Spring Break – No School
School Resumes on Monday, April 9


Family Friendly Events

The New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) would like to offer families of EVCS free tickets to NADA New York taking place at Skylight Clarkson Sq, 550 Washington Street, March 8 – 11, 2018. The fair will showcase the best of emerging contemporary art, over 100 international exhibitors. Proceeds will fund an acquisition for the Bronx Museum of the Arts’ permanent collection.

Link to Complimentary Passes, Click Here:
Public Hours:
Thursday, March 8; 2–8pm
Friday and Saturday, March 9 & 10; 12–8pm
Sunday, March 11; 12–6pm

Programming Highlights include:
Saturday, March 10 5:30 p.m.
Performance with Michael Mwenso & The Shakes
Sunday, March 11 1:00 p.m.
Performance: “Mirror Portraits,” Peter Labier

More information about NADA and NADA New York at www.newartdealers.org

Thursday, March 8
Free Positive Parenting Workshop Series, click to view flyer
If you are interested and in participating, please contact James at jamespc@evcs.me for more details. Space is limited. Hosted by University Settlement. The workshops will take place at the D1 Family Resource Center on 4th Street.


Pre-K Applications for the 2018-19 School Year

If you have a child born in 2014, apply for Pre-K by Friday, March 30th!**
Applications are open now, and continue through the end of next month.
Click HERE for more info and to apply.


MMCC EVCS After School

Monday, March 5 – Friday, March 9
MMCC EVCS After School Open House Week
Please visit the EVCS After School Progam on Site!
All parents are invited to visit the after-school program at EVCS to observe classes! Click here for a Schedule including locations and demonstrations.The open enrollment policy allows you to sign up for a class any time, contingent upon availability.

Thursday, June 14 – Tuesday, June 26
Important Information:
The Regular Semester of EVCS After School Classes will end Thursday, June 14. After School Childcare (June 18-22) will be available for an additional fee. Please be sure to request this service if needed.

After School Care will be NOT be provided at EVCS on the last 2 days of the school year, Monday, June 25 or Tuesday, June 26.


Calling For Spring Gala Donations

Saturday, April 28
15th Annual EVCS Spring Gala
Start moving those auction items in our direction! Gala FAQ’s
Our biggest, most glamorous fundraising event of the year is coming up fast and we hope to collect all different types of donations!
HOW YOU CAN HELP: Click here to learn more…
If everyone could donate one great item, we would have more than enough to run an amazing silent auction!


COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER: Support EVCS Any Sunday at Char!
Get 20% off your bill at Char Sue or opt to donate the discount to the EVCS Parent Association. Char Sue (http://charsue.com) is an EVCS parent-owned restaurant that serves modern Asian cuisine. This fundraiser is open to all local residents, so tell your neighbors and spread the word!


Have a nice weekend!

All best wishes,