EVCS Weekly, Friday, October 16

Dear EVCS Parents and Guardians,

We had a short, sweet week here at EVCS. In spite of the times we see a lot of joy in the daily learning and activities both online and off with each grade level. Keep up the good work everyone! You are doing great.

Please help to complete all requested forms below and let’s see what else is coming up:

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Important Documents

All parents/guardians must complete:

If you have completed these five essential forms, thank you! If you are not sure, please click the link below to complete and submit.
(note: #5 is only for Blended Students)

1. Emergency Contact Blue Card
2. Media Release Form
3. Housing Questionnaire
4. Income form (Use “01M315” to find EVCS as your school)
5. NEW, COVID-19 Testing Consent Form Online – Return the paper form or log into your New York City Schools Account (NYCSA). Click here for more information. And if you need help please reach out to me.


And don’t forget the Daily Health Screener every day!


Next Week

Gate opens for K-5 students at 8:20 a.m. & for PreK students at 8:45 a.m.

Monday, October 19
Cohort A

Tuesday, October 20
Cohort A

Wednesday, October 21
Cohort B

Thursday, October 22
Cohort A

Friday, October 23
Cohort B


Monday and Tuesday, October 26 and 27

Remote Students – Sign Up Here
See the Flyer with More Information Here!


Important Dates

Wednesday, October 21
PA General Meeting 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
A meeting link will follow from PaPresident@evcsnyc.org
Elections for the EVCS Parent Association are coming up soon!!!
Learn more about the EVCS PA here!
Please submit any questions/thoughts/ideas before the next meeting.

Thursday, October 29
SLT, School Leadership Team Meeting

Tuesday, November 3
Election Day, Fully Remote Instruction for ALL students

Thursday, November 5
Half Day of School for ALL students!
Cohort A, dismissal is at 11:00 a.m. in the school yard!
Cohorts B & D, remote school will end at 11:00 a.m. as well

Wednesday, November 11
Veterans Day, schools closed


Fall EVCS Schedules

Cohort A

Cohort B

Cohort D


Fully Remote Learners: Pick Up Academic Materials

Our fully remote (cohort D) students have important academic materials that need to be picked up at EVCS for their continued success in remote learning. See dates and times here. The information has been put into your child’s school schedule also to help remind everyone to come in next week.

Remember siblings can pick up their materials together.
If you have questions, please reach out to James.


Parent Resources

Helpful technical links:
How to fix the internet on NYC DOE iPads / Cómo arreglar Internet

Report Issues you’re having with NYCDOE iPads/devices, access to applications, or other technical problems here.

Dial A Teacher

Wide Open School

Additional Location Partner for Learning Bridges
The staff will assist with classwork and independent study while also facilitating activities such as gym, arts and crafts, and STEM while participants are not in class. Find out more information about BGR Learning Lab on the following link: https://discoverdycd.dycdconnect.nyc/home

Virtual Theater Classes with Child’s Play NY


Remember to Identify your personal belongings
Please be sure to clearly identify all items including backpacks, water bottles, lunch bags, jackets etc. Write Name & School to help us reunite items to their rightful owners. (a Sharpie works well for most material!)



Early voting info here: https://vote.nyc/page/early-voting-information

For friends & family who live outside of NY:
Everything You Need to Vote Vote.org


Please remember to be kind to yourselves, you are managing a lot.
If you have any questions, please reach out to us any time.

We will see Cohort A on Monday the 19th!

Enjoy the weekend,

James Bromberg, Parent Coordinator
East Village Community School610 East 12th Street, Room 205
New York, NY 10009(212) 982-0682 x 2053 / (605) 646-EVCS (3827)

Due to COVID-19, for important dates, links, and information.check the DOE’s website regularly at schools.nyc.gov/returntoschool2020

Hand Washing