Week of 2/22 ~ 2/26

Feb. 22 ~ 24:  5th Grade @ Camp Seymour!!!
We are so excited for all of our 5th graders, as they will be experiencing the time of their lives going off to camp for part of this week!  So, On Monday, we invite all 5th grade parents or guardians, to join us in the Instructional Room at 9 am, for coffee & treats!  Let’s give them a great camp send-off!

Are you interested in improving academic outcome for pre K ~ 12 Tacoma Public School students? Well, here is an opportunity you don’t want to miss!  This is a speed networking event to bring together people who have this common goal!

Connecting 4 Student
Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016
Swiss Restaurant & Bar
All ages welcome!

Register for this free event at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/connecting-4-students-tickets-20486817623

Enjoy complimentary appetizers as you make connections over short bursts of time with people interested in improving academic outcomes for pre K-12 Tacoma Public School Students. Inform others about your work and the type of support your organization or school needs, learn about other projects. A great opportunity to form partnerships!
Whether you are a community volunteer, non-profit, business, public agency or faith-based organization that supports students; a principal, teacher or school administrator; or you are just thinking about how you can help, this is an opportunity to share your interests with others in a positive, comfortable and fun setting.
Join us if you are interested in:
*Literacy & Language Arts
*Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math (STEAM)
*Early Learning
*After school and summer programs
*CTE/ Internships/ business/ career
*College/ post-secondary
*Social Emotional Well-Being
*Race/ Culture
*Basic needs, health and mental health
*Family Support
*And More!
This is sponsored by Associated Ministries, Foundation for Tacoma Students, Communities in Schools and College Success Foundation. If you are interested, click  HERE to view the invitation.

Friday, Feb 26th:

 Yearbook front cover art forms are due this day!thth If you need a new form, you can download and print one by clicking HERE. Remember, the more color the better, and the theme is Crescent Heights, School of Heroes! All work must be an original artwork done by the student. There can only be one entry per student, and the winning artwork will be featured on the cover of the yearbook. All entries not selected may still be featured somewhere in the 2015-2016 yearbook, so give it a try! Please turn in your entry to your teacher or the office. Deadline is this Friday! If there are any questions, please email the yearbook committee at cheyearbookteam@gmail.com.


Popcorn Friday:
  .50 cents per bag. Bring your money in by Friday to enjoy a bag of popcorn!

thWe need parent helpers for Popcorn Friday! Please sign up for a shift here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-popcorn


Free Dress Friday: Our ASB spirit theme this week is “Twins!” Pick one or more people to dress alike with. Attire may also be regular school uniform OR regular clothes from
home of their choosing. Participation in the ASB theme is totally optional ~ it’s just a fun way to show some school spirit!

Skate night at Pattison’s West:  5:00 ~ 7:00 pm. Cost is $6 for skate rental and $7 for inline skates.

large_letsrollJoin your friends for a fun night of skating! Also, the PTA will be on hand to buy back your used uniforms. Bring your gently worn, clean, stain free uniforms with you to Pattison’s West and we will write you a check on the spot!


Looking Ahead:

3.4 Student of the Month Assembly
3.7 Class Pictures
3.8 PTA Meeting, 7 pm Guest speaker: CHE Parent and Tacoma Police Officer Ken Hernandez will be on hand to discuss neighborhood safety and ways to keep your family and homes safe. We invite you to come and bring your questions!

Thank you for staying informed!  Have a great week!

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