Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57 Blog

Husky Connection: Jan 21 – 25

HUSKY CONNECTION: 1/21 – 1/25 A few friendly reminders ~ NO SCHOOL ALERT – Mon, January 21 – MLK Day Lunch Menus Beginning Monday, Feb 4, lunch menus will look a little different. Copies will be sent home with students soon, or can be found online at www.tacomaschools.org/nutrition. Contact Nutrition Services at nutritionservices@tacoma.k12.wa.us for questions or more information. Looking Ahead Wed, 23rd- Box Tops Due Fri, 25th- Free Dress Day Tue, 29th- PTA Meeting in the Library, 7pm Thur, 31st- Spaghetti Factory Family Night Have a great week, Huskies! Don’t forget to Like and Follow the Crescent Heights Huskies Facebook page...

Husky Connection: Jan 14-18

HUSKY CONNECTION: 1/14 – 1/18 Check out the upcoming events happening around school~ NO SCHOOL ALERT – Mon, January 21 – MLK Day Attention 5th Grade Campers! All money and all paperwork should be turned in by now. If not, please submit right away.  Kids must have forms turned in to go to camp. Healthy Kids Coalition If you would like to support this community program that provides healthy weekend meals to students in need, February packing and delivery dates are now available. Sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080545aaae2da1ff2-nethealthy Packing 500 bags of food to distribute each month, the Coalition is in need of replenishment! Donations...

Husky Connection: Jan 7 – 11

HUSKY CONNECTION: 1/7 – 1/11 Check out the upcoming events happening around school~ January 9 (Wed) – Student of the Month Assembly at 10am January 11 (Fri) – 5th Grade Families – Final $35 Camp Payment Due! Also, all camp paperwork is due immediately for 5th graders if not already turned in. Forms are required to attend camp. Looking Ahead: Thur, 17th- Kindergarten Registration, 6pm Thur, 17th- 1st Grade Concert, 7pm Mon, 21st- No School – MLK Day Wed, 23rd- Box Tops Due Fri, 25th- Free Dress Day Tue, 29th- PTA Meeting in the Library, 7pm Thur, 31st- Spaghetti Factory Family...

Husky Connection: December 17-21

HUSKY CONNECTION: 12/17 – 12/21 Check out the upcoming events happening around school~ NO SCHOOL ALERT! WINTER BREAK DECEMBER 24 – JANUARY 2 School resumes Thursday, January 3! 5th Grade Families Camp forms were due Friday, Dec 14 and are required to attend camp. If you haven’t returned yours, please submit them ASAP! Questions? Please contact the PTA at board@chepta.org December 17: Box Tops Due! December 20: PTA Teacher Hospitality Lunch Thursday, Dec 20. We are still in need of a few items! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-holiday December 20: HELP! We also need the gift of your time! Seeking several people to help watch kiddos while teachers receive a well deserved break: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-teacher3 December 21:...

5th Grade Families – Camp Forms Due This Friday

Just a reminder to 5th grade families (whose kids are attending Camp Seymour February 6-8th), to turn in their camp forms by this Friday, December 14th.   ALL STUDENTS MUST TURN IN THE FOLLOWING FORMS COMPLETED AND SIGNED IN ORDER TO ATTEND CAMP: ☐  Assumption of Risk and Permission to Participate Form (#1 – Green, one sided) ☐  Tacoma Public Schools (TPS) Authorization Forms (#2 – Blue, three pages) ☐  YMCA Camp Seymour Health & Medical History Forms (#3 – Yellow, two sided) ☐  Sack Lunch Request Form for February 6th Lunch (#4 – Orange, one sided) FORMS TO TURN...

Husky Connection: December 10 – 14

HUSKY CONNECTION: 12/10 – 12/14 Check out the upcoming events happening around school~ Giving Tree – Reminder Please return items to the office by Monday, Dec 17 with the original tag if you took one. December 13: Health Screening – Volunteers Still Needed Students who wear glasses should bring them to school! To sign up, please contact Rhonda at 253-571-5500 or e-mail board@chepta.org. Two volunteers needed for each time slot: 9-11:35am 12:00-2:40pm December 14: Ugly Sweater Day! 5th Grade Families Camp RSVP forms are due by Friday, Dec 14. Questions? Please contact the PTA at board@chepta.org December 20: PTA Teacher Hospitality Lunch Thursday, Dec 20....

Health Screening Day – Thursday, December 13th – Note from the Nurse

  Parents,                   Health Screening Day is coming up on Thursday Dec. 13th. Grades K-3 and 5th grade will have their vision and their hearing tested. If your student wears glasses, please make sure that they have their glasses with them on Thursday. If your student wears hearing aids, we will not be screening them for hearing.                   Vision screening is done with the PlusOptiX machine. The purpose of a PlusOptiX vision screening device is to empower us to detect most prevalent vision disorders in children as early as possible. The earlier a vision disorder is detected the...

Husky Connection: December 3 – 7

HUSKY CONNECTION: 12/3 – 12/7 Check out the upcoming events happening around school~ NO SCHOOL ALERT! Monday, Dec 3 – No school for elementary students Giving Tree Help spread holiday cheer to CHE students in need! Please consider visiting the office and select a tag from the Giving Tree. Return items to the office by Monday, Dec 17 with the original tag. December 13: Health Screening – Volunteers Needed Please contact Rhonda at 253-571-5500 for more information or e-mail board@chepta.org. Two volunteers needed for each time slot: 9-11:35am 12:00-2:40pm 5th Grade Families Camp RSVP forms are due by Friday, Dec 14. Questions? Please contact...

Husky Connection: November 26 – 30

HUSKY CONNECTION: 11/26 – 11/30 Welcome back from the break! Check out the upcoming events happening around school~ Help Wanted at the Husky Store! Tuesday, Nov 27 between 11am and 1pm. Even an hour would be great! Please e-mail board@chepta.org or respond to the Facebook post November 28 thru 30: Scholastic Book Fair Wednesday, Nov 28 from 3:30 – 5pm Thursday, Nov 29 from 3:30 – 5pm Friday, Nov 30 from 11am – 1pm during lunches and 6 – 8:30pm during Movie Night November 30: Movie Night and Scholastic Book Fair Friday, Nov 30. Showing Incredibles 2! Admission is FREE! Doors open at 6pm,...

Husky Connection: November 19 – 23

HUSKY CONNECTION: 11/19 – 11/23 Check out the upcoming events happening around school~ November 19: Box Tops are due! NO SCHOOL ALERT! Wednesday, Nov 21 – Early Dismissal at 12:15pm Thursday, Nov 22 – No School Friday, Nov 23 – No School November 28 thru 30: Scholastic Book Fair Wednesday, Nov 28 from 3:30 – 5pm Thursday, Nov 29 from 3:30 – 5pm Friday, Nov 30 from 11am – 1pm during lunches and 6 – 8:30pm during Movie Night VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-ptanovember November 30: Movie Night and Scholastic Book Fair Friday, Nov 30. Showing Incredibles 2! Admission is FREE!...