Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57

PTA meeting tonight – 7 PM!

Don’t forget that we have our 2nd PTA meeting of the year tonight at 7 PM in the library. Just a few of the topics on the agenda tonight are a recap of our Dance-A-Thon, electing a Nominating Committee, discussions about volunteer opportunities, our upcoming Crescent Heights One Book program, Movie Night, and updates on the Levy that voters will be facing on the Feb 13th election. As always, we will be providing FREE childcare for your K-5th grade student, snacks and door prizes.  Plus, great conversation with other parents who care about CHE as much as you do. Please...

CHE Theatrical Production – We need your help!!

Parents! Our Crescent Heights, One Book program is back for our 4th year at Crescent Heights!  In support of our book selection for this year, we will once again be producing an original theatrical production!  An event of this magnitude needs many helping hands.  Before you disregard this request and think “I’m not theatrical” or “Someone else will help out”….please take a look at our list of needs because it’s very likely YOU have just the skill set we are looking for! The time frame is from now through February 23rd.  All sets, costumes, backdrops, etc. need to be completed...

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    

Uniform Donations Needed

Good morning CHE Families! Are you like me and taking some time over winter break to go through your child’s closets?  If so, we are in need of gently used uniforms for our uniform rack at school. In particular, we are in need of boys uniforms, in all sizes (especially pants, and all items in larger sizes).   If your child has outgrown their uniforms and you have some to donate, we would gladly accept them.  Please: – Launder the items – Inspect for obvious staining/rips/tears – Drop off gently used items to the school office any weekday We appreciate your support...

Happy Holidays

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

Reminders for Friday, Dec 15

Good evening families! A couple of reminders about tomorrow: – It’s FREE DRESS day!  Or opt in to wear an Ugly Christmas Sweater or join in on Pajama day! – Who’s ready for some SUGAR?  Every student gets a cupcake tomorrow at lunch to celebrate our Dance-A-Thon success.  We need a helper to pass out cupcakes during 3rd grade lunch from 11:25 – 11:50.  You’re guaranteed to be the coolest grownup around when you’re passing out 100 cupcakes!!  Sign up to help out here. That’s a lot of cupcakes!!!   See you all tomorrow for one last day together before Winter...

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...

Husky Connection, December 11th – 15th

Husky Connection for Dec. 11th-Dec. 15th   Here is a look at what is happening this week: 12.11 CHE Giving Tree: If you picked up a tag from our holiday giving tree, please be sure to drop the unwrapped gift and tag to the main office by tomorrow!. Any questions please email Miss Smith (jsmith5@tacoma.k12.wa.us) or Mrs. Prante (kprante@tacoma.k12.wa.us) Thank you! 12.11 Deadline for yearbook cover contest. The theme is Video Games and Legos. Students may turn entires into their teachers. Any question please email Jenn Schmitt @ jennschmitt5@gmail.com. 12.15 Ugly Christmas Sweater and Pajama Day Winter Break begins Dec. 18th...