EVCS Weekly Sept 30 – Oct 4

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Dear Parents and Guardians,

We had an action-packed week at EVCS! For those who were wondering, thanks to the FDNY, the cat made it down from the school yard tree!

Please remember, if you have not done so already, please fill out and return your BLUE CARDS to your teacher(s). We update them each year and need to have them on file. Thank you for your prompt return.

Winter recess will now be from Monday, December 23rd – January 1st.
Monday, DEC 23 – Wednesday, JAN 1 Winter Recess (Schools is closed )
See the Updated School Calendar Here

EVCS School Picture Day(s)

Picture Day is coming up quickly – please be sure to mark your calendars so that your child can be ready to look and feel their best:
Thursday, October 10: Picture Day for PreK-1st Grade plus Kathleen’s 2nd Grade class
Friday, October 11: Picture Day for 3rd Grade-5th Grade plus Rebecca & Marlo’s 2nd Grade class
ALL students are photographed on their class’s picture day – no need to sign up for these general days

There will be a day for siblings photo day too! You must RSVP for this day!
Friday, November 1: Siblings & Retakes Picture Day – There will be an RSVP sign up shared out next week.

THIS WEEKEND

TONIGHT
Friday, September, 27
National Museum of Mathematics
11 E 26th St. at 6:30 pm.
Family Friday’s presentation “Puzzling with Pentominoes”
Designed to bring families together to enjoy engaging in mathematical activities. Thanks to the generous support of Two Sigma, this program is FREE to attendees. Learn more & register: familyfridays.momath.org.

Family potluck PIcnic WHAT WIL YU BRING

TOMORROW
Saturday, September 28
Family Potluck Picnic and Playdate in the EVCS schoolyard 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Flyer to share!

WHAT ARE FOLKS BRINGING?

Sign Up here to bring food.
We hope to see you there!

SUNDAY
September 29
EVCS Chess Play Date 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Pre-K to G5 Central Park Chess and Checkers House
Details: https://forms.gle/V7dZWiQG4nYwQ9uq7

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NEXT WEEK

Monday and Tuesday, September 30 – October 1
Schools Closed for Rosh Hashanah.

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SAVE THE DATES

Saturday, October 5
Third Street Block Party – Free Event 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
A day filled with tours, music & dance activities, and events featuring Third Street faculty and student groups. It’s fun for the whole family.

Wednesday, October 9
Schools Closed for Yom Kippur

Thursday, October 10
Picture Day for PreK-1st Grade plus Kathleen’s 2nd Grade class

Friday, October 11
Picture Day for 3rd Grade-5th Grade plus Rebecca & Marlo’s 2nd Grade class

Monday, October 14
Schools Closed, Columbus Day Observed

Monday, October 21
School-Wide Morning Meeting, hosted by 2nd Grade.
8:50 a.m. in the auditorium. All parents and guardians welcome.
Bake Sale hosted by 4th Grade in the yard at 8:00 a.m.

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REMINDER
Every year, we ask all families to complete the Family Income Inquiry Form
Zip Code is 10009
District is New York City Schools
School: 01M315 – The East Village Community School

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no scream without a team!

Saturday, October 26 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Fall Ball – Hosted by the EVCS Parent Association. This is our biggest and most lively family event of the year!
The PA kicked off a meeting today and welcome everyone to get involved. All hands on deck! Who will have the cutest, creepiest and most outrageous costume this year? Can you carve a pumpkin for the contest? There will be plenty of fun for all! WE NEED YOU!

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Resources

NYC Parks Events Calendar
Events

Get a New York City library card!
NYC Public Library Resources for Kids

Parent Handbook on Social Media
by Nancy E. Willard, Posted online by D1 CEC

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REMIND ME WHAT’S FOR LUNCH?

October Menus / Breakfast / Lunch

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What is a Riparium?

Check out this amazing sustainable habitat growing right here on the EVCS campus, thanks to our Kindergarten classes and Kirra’s dad, Matthew McGregor-Mento! Share the videos with your kiddos! Enjoy.

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We hope to see you tomorrow!

Enjoy the long weekend and remember we will see you in the yard on Wednesday!

All best wishes,
James

James Bromberg, Parent Coordinator
JamesPC@evcs.me / 212 982 0682 Ext 2053
Website/School Calendar: evcsnyc.org