Author: Jodie Cottrill

Reminder – Marathon Ends Monday – All extra miles due Monday

The Marathon ends Monday April 30th and all outside of school miles must be submitted by the end of school Monday Parents – Thank you to those who have been out on the track helping Morgan! This is a very large program that the kids love and a very easy volunteer opportunity. Only 2 more days left and any help is greatly appreciated http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-2018. When turning in extra miles, please report the distance in miles (1/4 mile, 1/2 mile, etc) and include your child’s name and his/her teacher’s name.   1 lap of the track =¼ mile. Here are ways...

Save the Date….PTA Meeting…Tuesday, May 8th (7 to 8pm) in the library

Save the date for our last official PTA Meeting of the year.  Tuesday, May 8th (7 to 8pm) in the library. **Childcare Provided for elementary aged kiddos in the Gym.** Why Come to a PTA Meeting?   Stay Informed – get updates from PTA and Mr. McGeeney We need a Quorum to vote in the 2018-19 PTA officers We are voting on our PTA 2018-19 Budget Ask Questions during the meeting or before/after the meeting if that is more comfortable If you have questions for Mr. McGeeney or the PTA, you can even send your questions to board@chepta.org ahead of...

Spring Book Fair – Only Two More Days….this Thursday and Friday only

REMINDER – Last two days for your kids to purchase books at school….this Thursday and Friday Thursday and Friday:  books sold during lunch Thursday Only:  the book sale will be open an extra hour after school 3:30-4:30pm Online Book Sale (goes through Saturday, April 28th): http://www.scholastic.com/bf/crescentheightsschool Proceeds go to help Mrs. Fay purchase books for the school library!

Spring Book Fair – We need cashiers, especially Tuesday 12 to 1:30pm

Spring Book Fair April 23-27 – Mrs. Fay (our librarian) is holding a spring book fair all week during lunch recess.  How It Works:  Students come to school with cash and change (usually in a zip lock bag) so they can purchase books….even the kinders.  The volunteers help the kids choose books and make sure they have enough money….which is why we need more volunteers.  You are also welcome to come to school during recess and help your child pick out a book or two…maybe even have lunch with your child!! Thursday After School  – The fair is also happening...

Pacific Science Center – Science on Wheels Program this Monday (4/23) – We still need 2 more volunteers from 11-1pm…

The Pacific Science Center “Science on Wheels” program is here this coming Monday (4/23).  The program will have stations set up at school in the instructional room and classes will come through in half hour increments. 11am to 1pm shift – we need 2 more parents (Berkley, Geile, Donovan, Corley, and both Sharps classes come through this shift) Sign Up Here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-pacific

Pacific Science Center – Science on Wheels Program this Monday (4/23) – We still need 2 more volunteers from 11-1pm…

The Pacific Science Center “Science on Wheels” program is here this coming Monday (4/23).  The program will have stations set up at school in the instructional room and classes will come through in half hour increments. 11am to 1pm shift – we need 2 more parents (Berkley, Geile, Donovan, Corley, and both Sharps classes come through this shift) Sign Up Here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-pacific

Box Tops Coordinator – we are in search of a new coordinator

In search of a Box Tops Coordinator(s) – We really need your help. This position is a great at home volunteer job and can be done with a friend!  Let your kids play with each other while you organize clipped box tops for submission and determine monthly classroom winners.  We also need you and your ideas to encourage and educate parents to submit more box tops.  Help us make this fun! Why is this job so important?!   Because…clipped Box Tops  = money to pay for our playground equipment. TRAINING:  Cassi, our current coordinator for the past couple of years,...

PTA Family Fun Movie Night – This Friday 7pm!

Please join us 7pm this Friday at our PTA sponsored family fun movie night!  This is not a drop off event.  Doors will open at 6:40pm.  Free admission! The movie will be shown in the Crescent Heights cafeteria/gym.  We will be showing… BE COMFY:  Grab your pillows, blankets and jammies! $1 TREATS SERVED (cash only):  Enjoy some movie treats such as popcorn, candy, chips and drinks. SIGN UP TO HELP:  If you would like to help serve snacks, please sign up at: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-chemovie NE Tacoma Healthy Kids Coalition:  A portion of the proceeds will go to this program. (Please consider...

Happy Holidays

We hope you and your family are enjoying the holidays!  Have a very happy new year and cheers to 2018!