Evergreen Express


A Message from Mrs. Franciosa...

Hello Evergreen Families,

We have certainly had a lot of fun this week with our Winter Spirit Days! There have been many fun sweaters, fuzzy socks and flannel everywhere. We're looking forward to seeing what everyone wears next week.

In this newsletter you can find more information about:

  • 9 Wild Winter Spirit Days
  • November/December Special Area Spotlight Recipients
  • Variety Show Information & Registration Link
  • Kindergarten & 3rd Grade: Message from Mrs. McOwen
  • New Winter Coats Available

"Family is a gift that lasts forever."--unknown

Have a terrific weekend!

Sharon Franciosa

Principal, Evergreen Elementary School

Week of December 19, 2022

  • Monday, December 19th: D Day
  • Tuesday, December 20th: E Day
  • Wednesday, December 21st: F Day
  • Thursday, December 22nd: A Day
  • Friday, December 23rd: Holiday--No School

congratulations to our november/december special area spotlight recipients

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EV Spirit Days: "The 9 Wild Winter Spirit Days"

Our next Spirit Weeks are coming up from Monday, December 12th through Thursday, December 22nd. Please see below for details:

  • Monday, December 12th: Flannel Day: wear your favorite warm flannel shirt
  • Tuesday, December 13th: Winter or a Winter Holiday Hat Day (headbands, etc.)
  • Wednesday, December 14th: Warm Wacky Sock Day
  • Thursday, December 15th: Slippers Day
  • Friday, December 16th: National Ugly Sweater Day: wear your ugliest winter or winter holiday sweater/sweatshirt
  • Monday, December 19th: Festive Monday: wear your festive clothing for winter or a winter holiday (shirts, socks, sweaters, hats, headbands, etc. No pajamas, please.)
  • Tuesday, December 20th: Winter Sports Day: wear your favorite shirt/jersey or colors of your favorite winter sports team
  • Wednesday, December 21st: First Day of Winter: let's welcome winter by dressing like a snowman--wear white, a hat, a scarf, etc.
  • Thursday, December 22nd: Snooze Day: wear your school appropriate pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal to school

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Important Upcoming Dates

  • December 23rd-January 2nd: Winter Break
  • January 11th: Band & Orchestra Concert at 6pm at Middle School East
  • January 16th: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day--No School
  • January 19th: Home & School Meeting
  • January 25th: Early Dismissal (12:10pm)

Variety Show Registration Information

We are excited to announce that it's once again time to register your child/children for the annual Evergreen Variety Show! Students have the opportunity work alongside grade level peers and adult volunteers to learn a fun and easy dance routine during evening rehearsals from January to April.

Want to learn more? Please see the flyer below.

Want to register? Please click HERE.

1st & 5th Grade Buddies Worked Together to Make Cards for Children's Hospitals

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Kindergarten & 3rd Grade: A Message from Mrs. McOwen

Attention all Kindergarten Parents/Guardians:

If you still need to send in the required School Dental Exam Form and/or School Physical Exam Form, please do so as soon as possible.

Attention all Third-Grade Parents/Guardians:

The state mandates all third-grade students complete and send in a school dental form. If you still need to send in the required Dental Exam Form, please do so as soon as possible. Any exam dated after July 1, 2021 is acceptable.

If you have questions or concerns, please notify Mrs. McOwen at rmcowen@pvsd.org.

All Health Forms can be downloaded from the PV Nursing page on the district website (scroll to the bottom for Medical Forms)


on the PVSD website by clicking on - Families > Departments > Health and Wellness > PV Nursing > Medical Forms.

New Winter Coats Available

Winter is on its way! If you are in need of a new coat for your child, please reach out to our school counselors, Mrs. Turner (last names A-K) or Mrs. Shearer (last names L-Z). They would be happy to get you connected with one, no questions asked.

Mrs. Turner: mturner@pvsd.org

Mrs. Shearer: lshearer@pvsd.org

Dismissal Change

If you need to make an unexpected dismissal change during the day, please contact the main office via telephone (610-409-9751) by 2:30pm, if possible.
Volunteer Clearances

Click on this button to learn about clearances for volunteering.

PV Food Service Webpage

Click on this button to find menus, free/reduced information, School Cafe accounts, etc.

Community Bulletin Board Page

Want to find out what's going on in the PV Community? Click on this button for flyers about upcoming events in and around our area! To submit an event for posting, please send a PDF version of your flyer to webmaster@pvsd.org for review.

22-23 District & Instructional Calendars

Please click on this button to find the monthly district event calendars and the 22-23 district instructional calendar

PV Power Packs

PV Power Packs is a weekend food program for students experiencing food insecurity. Bags of food, including 2 breakfast items, 2 lunch items, 2 snacks, and 2 fruits, are sent home with students prior to every weekend. There is no financial information required to participate in this program and students pick up their bags from their counselor or designated person every week.

For more information regarding how to receive a Power Pack for your child or to make donations to the Power Packs program, click here: https://www.pvsd.org/families/pv-power-packs/

Powerpacks Application (Spanish)

Flexible Instructional Days (FID) in 22-23

The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) approved the use of Flexible Instructional Days (FID) as an alternate form of instruction in response to inclement weather or other emergencies. On a FID day, instruction will be virtual. FID assist schools in meeting the required 180 student days. PA Schools may use up to five (5) FID per school year - in PVSD, we will utilize FID when all 3 inclement weather days built into the district calendar are used.

For more information and and the elementary FID schedule, CLICK HERE.

Having Tech Issues?

Here are a few friendly reminders from the Technology Department about where to go if you are having issues with any of the following:

Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP)

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has instituted a new government benefit, the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP). This benefit provides eligible households with a discount on internet services. For details, visit: www.GetMyInternet.org.

Evergreen Attendance Line

If your child is going to be absent please be sure to call or email the Evergreen attendance line. It may be helpful to save the phone number and email address in your cell phone.

Call: 610-409-9751 and press #1

Email: EVAttendance@pvsd.org

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