Hello EVCS Families,
This Wednesday (3/27) morning we have our March General PA meeting. 8:45am in the Lunch Room.
Come for the coffee, stay for the awesome agenda!
Also coming up…
The Spring Gala!! April 6th 7PM
Only 11 days to go until our biggest fundraiser of the year. 7-11:30 PM. This is an adults-only event. Bring your friends, a truly blast-of-a-night, all benefitting our kids and EVCS. RSVP for yourself and guests here. Free to enter if you RSVP, $10 at the door. Volunteers and Desserts needed Sign-up here. See the partial auction catalogue – growing everyday- here
EVCS Diversity and Inclusivity Meeting -April 16th 6PM
The Diversity/ Inclusivity meeting will be holding a friendly gathering/ check-in 6-7PM. All parents/ caregivers of EVCS children are welcome to this informal and open discussion. Come share your thoughts, experiences, ideas and opinions about our school and classroom culture –particularly in terms of diversity (however you want to define it) and inclusion. Childcare will be provided for current EVCS students.
Screenagers Movie at ICE- April 17th 6PM
Our families are invited to a documentary screening of Screenagers. Wednesday April 17th, 6-8PM, at the Institute of Collaborative Education (ICE) M/S-H/S (345 E.15th ). Tickets $10/adults and $5/kids. This film brings a view into growing up in the digital age. A great film to see for both parents and older (4th/5th grade) kids. A brief discussion session to follow the screening.
Buy Tickets here: http://www.iceschoolnyc.org/screenagersfilm
See you Wed. Morning!
The PA Exec.
Hi EVCS Families,
Our screening of the documentary film Backpack Full of Cash is THIS WEDNESDAY (3/6), 6PM.
We are excited to have Director/ Co-producer, Sarah Mondale and Producer, Vera Aronow on hand for a post-screening discussion!
It’s Free and Open to everyone – so bring your other public-school friends, neighbors, cousins…
We have partnered with the District 1 Community Education Council and they are providing free on-site childcare to D1 kids.- RSVP HERE
See you there!
Online tickets sale is now closed. You can buy tickets at the door.
Don’t sleep on the event of the year!
The 2nd Annual District 1 Battle of the Family Bands at the Bowery Ballroom is very rapidly approaching and EVCS is ready to show up strong and take home the coveted trophy. We’ll be competing against our friends from The Earth School, PS 110, Tompkins Square Middle School and UNMS. One thing is for certain – it’s going to be really fun.
Here’s a sneak preview of summer-camp offers that will be auctioned during the Spring Gala, April 6.
As we all continue our efforts to reach out to more camps, there will be more to consider. Please stay tuned.
The Deal: 50% off Camp Kimama NY Overnight Juniors (2 winners)
Dates: July 29-Aug 8.
Terms: Full cost is $2,110. Winner will pay 50% ($1055).
The site includes: broad lawns, natural forest, swimming pool, dining room, camper bunks, sports fields, art cabins, rope bridge, archery range, dance and music studio cabins, amphitheater and spaces for cooking workshops. Campers sleep in enchanting wooden bunks, just like something out of the movies. Each bunk sleeps about 10-14 campers (boys and girls separately) according to age groups, with 2-3 counselors per bunk. Each bunk also has its own bathroom and showers.
Kimama is also offering an additional $200 discount for any EVCS student. (When registering online, put EVCS in the comment/note section of the online registration, or call Rachel directly)
Don’t wait for mid-year reports or testing time to know how your child is doing!
On Thursday, January 31st we will have a parent workshop and Q&A session to learn more about assessment practices, grading policies, and academic communication at EVCS. Seesaw is the platform EVCS uses for much of that communication, so bring your device if you can to learn more!
8:30 – 9:15 am in Room 413 (the art studio)
Please drop your child off in the school yard after 8:00am and head upstairs before the bell rings! Beat the rush of kids up the ramp if you can!
Learn more about how your child is doing before conferences in March!
Please RSVP here!
Hope to see you there!
On Tuesday, February 12th, we will be hosting a Math Workshop: 5:30-7:30pm!
Join our EVCS teachers and staff to learn about the school’s math teaching philosophy, strategies we are using in the classroom, and ways to support your child in math at home.
Dinner 5:30 – 6:00 pm
Parent Workshop 6:00 – 6:45 pm
Family Workshop 6:45 – 7:30 pm
Please RSVP here!
Hope to see you there!