Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57 Blog

Welcome Back From Spring Break! Here is your Husky Connection:

Husky Connection for April 10th-April 14th A view of the week: Tues. April 11th- Marathon starts! Questions? Contact Morgan Meyers at  morganmeyers24@hotmail.com, Volunteers are needed, please sign up here   Wed. April 12th– Yearbook order deadline Thurs. April 13th- Student of the Month Assembly, 9:30 a.m Thurs. April 13th- Kindergarten Field Trip to Carco Theater 10:00 a.m-1:30 p.m Looking ahead: Fri. April 21st- Egg Drop Miscellaneous: Yearbooks are on sale now! We encourage you to order online at ybpay.lifetouch.com.  Crescent Heights’ Yearbook ID is 13044517.  Yearbooks start at just $17.00.  There are some additional feature packages you can add if you...

Teacher Tuesday Profile: Marci Garrett

Happy Tuesday, Huskies!  This week we are featuring our fabulous Marci Garrett.  Here’s more about her: What is your name, and what grade/speciality do you teach? Marci Garrett, and I teach second grade. Tell us a bit about your family.  Do you have kids?  If so, what ages are they?  Do you have pets? I have two kids.  My son Nolan is 19 and is currently studying in Liverpool for his music degree and my daughter Nylah is 15 and in the 9th grade at SOTA.  I have one dog named Shyah and one cat named Bailey. What are your...

Teacher Tuesday Profile: Laura Maes

This week, we are featuring one of our “original” CHE teachers – Ms. Laura Maes!  Laura was a part of the staff that opened Crescent Heights in 1999!  Here is more about this fun Kindergarten teacher! What is your name, and what grade/specialty do you teach? My name is Laura Maes, and I currently teach Kindergarten. Tell us a bit about your family.  Do you have pets? My parents, both career educators, live in University Place and I see them often.  I have one brother, who with his lovely wife has three boys.  They are more like sons than nephews...

Husky Connection for March 27th- March 31st

Husky Connection for Mar. 27th-31st A view of the week: Mon. Mar. 27th: District Data Day, No School Wed. Mar. 29th: Sweetheart Dance, 6:00-8:00 p.m, gym We hope that our K-5 girls will join us with their favorite Father figure at our Daddy Daughter Dance! Admission is free!  Enjoy $5 pizza meal, $5 photo booth, and $1 raffle prizes! Fri. March 31: Popcorn and Free Dress. We need a few volunteers to help with Popcorn Friday!  This is a quick and EASY way to help out!  Did you know that the funds raised from Popcorn go to help our 5th graders go...

Teacher Tuesday Profile: Kristyn Prante

This week we are happy to feature Kristyn Prante, one of our amazing school counselors!  She makes such a big difference in the lives of the kiddos that she works with.  Here is more about Kristyn! What is your name, and what grade/specialty do you teach?   My name is Kristyn Prante, and I am a counselor. Tell us a bit about your family.  Do you have kids?  If so, what ages are they?  Do you have pets? I have been married to my best friend, Shane, for 9 1/2 years, and we have two boys.  Issac is 3 and...

Husky Connection for March 20-24

Husky Connection March 20-24 Here is a look at what is happening this week: Tues. Mar. 21st: The showing of “Screenagers”, hosted by Meeker Middle School 6:30-8:30 Thurs. Mar. 23rd: 4th graders Field Trip to Pioneer Farms, 9:00-1:30 Thurs. Mar. 23rd: Family Fun Night-Panda Express, 5:00-7:00 p.m (A flier will come home prior to the 23rd that must be brought into dinner with you-20% of all pre tax sales from the event go back to our own CHE PTA!) Thurs. Mar. 23rd: Family Fun Night-Trampoline Nation, 4:00-9:00 Looking ahead: Mon. Mar. 27th: District Data Day, No School Wed. Mar. 29th: Sweetheart Dance,...

Teacher Tuesday Profile: Liana Halstead

This week we are featuring our fun first grade teacher, Liana Halstead.  Read Liana’s interview here! What is your name, and what grade/specialty do you teach? Liana Halstead – 1st Grade Tell us a bit about your family.  Do you have kids?  If so, what ages are they?  Do you have pets? I’m married to Jeff Halstead who is the head baseball coach at University of Puget Sound. We have 2 beautiful little girls…Tatum who is 6 and in Mrs. Clapp’s first grade class and Elodie who is 9 months old and is keeping us on our toes daily. We...

PTA Meeting tonight! 7 PM in the library

Good morning families, Tonight we will be holding our PTA meeting at 7 PM in the library.  We invite you to join us as we have a few important topics to discuss: – 2017/2018 Fundraiser discussion:  We would like input from our parent base as to what type of fundraiser we would like to do in the upcoming school year.  We can “hire” out the fundraiser as we did this past year, or focus our efforts on an in-house fundraiser.  There are pros and cons to each approach – and we would like your input!!  Please join us as we...

Husky Connection March 13-17

Husky Connection March 13-17 Take a look at what is happening this week: Tues. Mar. 14th: PTA Meeting, 7 p.m library Wed. Mar. 15th: Young Ambassadors Assembly, 9:45 a.m Thurs. Mar. 16th: 3rd Grade Music Concert, 7 p.m Looking ahead: Thurs. Mar. 23rd: 4th graders Field Trip to Pioneer Farms, 9:00-1:30 Thurs. Mar. 23rd: Family Fun Night-Panda Express, 5:00-7:00 p.m (A flier will come home prior to the 23rd that must be brought into dinner with you-20% of all pre tax sales from the event go back to our own CHE PTA!) Thurs. Mar. 23rd: Family Fun Night-Trampoline Nation, 4:00-9:00 Mon....

*Conference Reminder*

  Good morning Crescent Heights Families- Just a reminder that Thursday and Friday are early release days for conferences. Students will be dismissed at 12:15. Conferences are being scheduled as needed, some teachers are hosting as an “open house” concept. Please connect with your child’s classroom teacher to learn more! Happy Wednesday!