Author: Kelly Penswick

Husky Connection Feb. 19th-23rd

Husky Connection February 19-23rd   Here is a look at what is happening this week: Feb. 19th: No School, President’s Day Feb 21: Paint Night at Crescent Heights!  Free to CHE students and a parent.  Must sign up here to reserve a spot:  www.chepaintnight.eventbrite.com Feb. 23rd: Free Dress                  Mornings with McGeeney 9:00 a.m in Mrs. Stull’s room Looking ahead: Feb. 27th: Class Picture Day Mar. 1st: Student of the Month Assembly, 9:15 a.m Mar. 1st : One Book Night, 6:30 p.m Mar. 2nd: One Book Theatrical Performance, 9:30 a.m Mar. 8th and 9th: Spring Conferences, Early Dismissal at 12:15 p.m...

Husky Connection for February 12-16th

Husky Connection for February 12th-16th   Here is a look at what is happening this week: Feb. 12th: Pennies for Patients Kick-off Assembly, 9:30 a.m Feb. 15th: 2nd Grade Field Trip to Tacoma Musical Playhouse, 9:15 a.m to 12:30 p.m Feb. 16th: One Book Ivan’s Family Assembly, 9:30 a.m Feb. 16th:  Skate Night at Pattison’s West, 5 – 7 PM.  $6 per student (not a drop off event) Looking ahead: Feb. 19th: No School, President’s Day Feb 21:  Paint Night at Crescent Heights!  Free to CHE students and a parent.  Must sign up here to reserve a spot:  www.chepaintnight.eventbrite.com Feb. 23rd:...

Pennies for Patients ASB Donation Event

    Our Pennies for Patients Donation Event will kick off Monday, February 12th with an all school assembly   Collections starts on Monday, February 12th and will be collecting through Friday, March 2nd.  Students will have their own box to collect money at home. They can send in to their classroom teacher when the box is full, then the box can return home. Students can keep collecting until the end date. If our school collects at least $750, the top fundraising class will earn a delivered celebration party from Olive Garden including bread sticks, salad, and pasta!  We are trying to at least meet...

Husky Connection February 5th-9th

Husky Connection Feb.5th-9th Here is a look at what is happening this week: Feb. 6th: 4th Grade Music Concert, 7:00 p.m Feb. 7th-9th: 5th Graders Trip to Camp Seymour Looking ahead: Feb. 12th: Pennies for Patients Kick-off Assembly, 9:30 a.m Feb. 16th: One Book Ivan’s Family Assembly, 9:30 a.m Feb. 16th:  Skate Night at Pattison’s West, 5 – 7 PM.  $6 per student (not a drop off event) Feb. 19th: No School, President’s Day Feb 21:  Paint Night at Crescent Heights!  Free to CHE students and a parent.  Must sign up here to reserve a spot:  www.chepaintnight.eventbrite.com Feb. 23rd: Mornings with...

  Husky Connection Jan. 29th-Feb.2nd Here is a look at what is happening this week: Feb. 1st: Student of the month assembly, 9:30 a.m Looking ahead: Feb. 6th: 4th Grade Music Concert, 7:00 p.m Feb. 7th-9th: 5th Graders Trip to Camp Seymour Feb. 16th: Mornings with McGeeney 9:30 ATTENTION 5TH GRADE FAMILIES….. Make your 5th grader’s yearbook and end of year 5th grade slide show special for them by sending in a baby picture to be included in the yearbook and slide show. You have two ways to submit your photos: Send in a baby picture that clearly shows your...

Husky Connection Jan. 22nd-26th

Husky Connection Jan. 22nd-Jan. 26th Here is a look at what is happening this week: Jan. 26th: Waiver Day, no school Looking ahead: Feb. 1st: Student of the month assembly, 9:30 a.m Feb. 16th: Mornings with McGeeney 9:30 Community: Coding with Kids will be holding a coding class for elementary students at Crescent Heights. K-2 is Wednesdays, and grades 3-5 is Thursdays. Many spaces available! Please signup at: codingwithkids.com Volunteers are needed for the Tacoma School Levy Phone Bank. Please email renewourcommitment@gmail.com to reserve a time slot for either Jan. 23rd, 29th or Feb. 6th. 4:30-6:00 p.m or 6:00-7:30 p.m at the Graduate...

Husky Connection Jan. 15th-19th

  Husky Connection Jan. 15th-Jan. 19th   Here is a look at what is happening this week: Jan. 15th: No school, MLK Day Jan. 18th: Kindergarten Round Up Night 6:00 p.m (2018-2019 incoming kinders) Jan. 18th: First Grade Music Concert, 7:00 pm Jan. 19th: Free Dress and PTA Family Movie Night, 7:00 p.m Looking ahead: Jan. 26th: Waiver Day, no school Feb. 1st: Student of the month assembly, 9:30 a.m Feb. 16th: Mornings with McGeeney 9:30       Have a great week!

Husky Connection Jan. 8th-Jan. 12th

Husky Connection Jan. 8th-Jan. 12th Here is a look at what is happening this week: Jan. 8th: 5th Grade Camp: all paperwork and balances are due, please make checks payable to CHE PTA and send in with your student Jan. 9th: NET Healthy Kids Coalition could use assistance packing food bags at Browns Point Elementary, please sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080545aaae2da1ff2-food Jan. 9th: PTA Meeting, 7:00 pm Jan. 11th: MLK Assembly, 9:30 a.m Jan. 12th: 4th Grade Field Trip to Washington State History Museum Looking ahead: Jan. 15th: No school, MLK Day Jan. 18th: Kindergarten Round Up Night 6:00 p.m (2018-2019...

Husky Connection Jan. 2nd-Jan. 5th

Husky Connection Jan. 2nd-Jan. 5th Here is a look at what is happening this week: Jan. 2nd: School Resumes Jan. 4th: Student of the month assembly, 9:30 a.m Looking ahead: Jan. 9th: PTA Meeting, 7:00 pm Jan. 12th: 4th Grade Field Trip to Washington State History Museum Jan. 15th: No school, MLK Day Jan. 18th: Kindergarten Round Up Night (2018-2019 incoming kinders, more details coming) Jan. 18th: First Grade Music Concert, 7:00 pm    

Farewell to a Crescent Heights Friend

Dedicated. Genuine. Indispensable. Kind. Those are just a few of the words that Crescent Heights staff used to describe our wonderful Para-Educator, Connie Hopper, who is retiring this Friday after over 25 years in education. Connie has had such an impact on so many children here at Crescent Heights, it’s hard to imagine our building without her!  Her welcoming smile, sense of humor, and steadfast dedication to all of our students are such an integral part of who we are here at CHE.     Her coworkers (really, her friends) had this to say about Connie:    “Thank you Connie, for working...