Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57

Urgent – Book Fair Help is needed

Good evening families, Our Winter PTA Book Fair is all set up and ready for shoppers starting tomorrow, Wednesday Dec 6th. HOWEVER – We don’t have anyone signed up to cashier for us.  We won’t be able to open until 2:00 PM tomorrow (Wednesday) unless we can find someone to help us out.  Are you available from 12:00 – 2:00 PM to help us out?  The only requirement is that you are a paid PTA member.  There are instructions to guide you through the easy cashiering process. Please sign up here if you can help out.  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-ptafall We SINCERELY appreciate your help!

Teacher Tuesday Profile: Lisa Krona

Did you know that we have several student teachers working alongside our classroom teachers this year?  We hope to profile them over the next few weeks…up first is Lisa Krona, who has been student teaching with Mrs. Day in 5th grade. What is your name, and what grade/specialty do you teach? Lisa Krona, 5th Grade Tell us a bit about your family.  Do you have kids?  If so, what ages are they?  Do you have pets? My husband Jack and I have been married for 15 years. We have a son named Jack who is 10 years old and is in the 4th grade. Our...

Husky Connection Dec. 4th-8th

Husky Connection Dec. 4th-8th   Here is a look at what is happening this week: CHE Giving Tree: If you took a tag from our holiday giving tree, please be sure to drop the unwrapped gift and tag to the main office by Dec. 11th. From there our school counselors Miss Smith (jsmith5@tacoma.k12.wa.us) and Mrs. Prante (kprante@tacoma.k12.wa.us) will take care of the rest. Thank you! 12.4 Health Screenings 12.5 Fifth Grade Music Concert 7:00 p.m 12.6-8th Early Dismissal at 12:15, Fall Conferences 12.6 -8th Fall PTA Book Fair.  Help is needed to set up, sell, and take down the book...

Husky Connection November 27th-December 1st

Husky Connection for Nov. 27th-Dec. 1st   Here is a look at what is happening this week: CHE Giving Tree: We have some families in our school that are in need of some support during the holidays. Please consider picking up a tag from our tree in the main office and purchasing a gift. The unwrapped gift may be dropped off in the office until Dec. 11th. From there our school counselors Miss Smith (jsmith5@tacoma.k12.wa.us) and Mrs. Prante (kprante@tacoma.k12.wa.us) will take care of the rest. Thank you! 11.30 Parents Night Out/Students Night In 5:30-8:30 p.m. Bring a food donation at...

Husky Connection Nov. 20th-24th

Husky Connection Nov. 20th-24th   Good evening!  We want to thank every parent, teacher, student, PTA member, grandparent, etc. You all made it possible to achieve our fundraiser goal of $20,000!  Our donation website will remain open until 11:59 PM tomorrow, Monday November 20th.  Those last minute donations will count towards your individual prizes, top six earner rankings, and the Blitz Party!  Here is a look at what is happening this week: 11.22-24 No School, Thanksgiving Holiday Looking ahead: 11.30 Parents Night Out/Students Night In 5:30-8:30 p.m-(fliers coming home before Thanksgiving Break) 12.1 No School, End of Trimester 12.4 Health...

Dance Day!

What a great day it was yesterday!  We spent the day dancing with our friends to celebrate all of our hard work and ultimately our SUCCESS on our Dance-A-Thon Fundraiser!  Yep, you read it right – we have MET our fundraising goal of $20,000!!!!  THANK YOU FAMILIES!! Our fundraiser site will remain open through the weekend and shut down at 11:59 PM on Monday, Nov 20th.  We know that there are a few kiddos really close to meeting that Superstar goal of $200.  (We have 39 kids at Superstar status already.  WOW!!)  A couple of notes: – Donations must be...

Classroom Goal Updates – Dance-A-Thon

HEY PARENTS: Classroom Goal Update!! Wow, take a peek below! See if your child’s class is reaching their classroom goal. There is still time to help them, so all students in the class receive a Dance-A-Thon t-shirt and possibly extra recess or a popscicle party! Remember, every child at Crescent Heights will participate in the Dance-A-Thon tomorrow!  We need 100% participation with ANY donation amount. We’re currently at $17,211 – 86% to goal! Only 179 students out of 475 have participated with a donation and only 169 have registered.  THERE’S STILL TIME! Crescent Heights needs all students to register. Click here...

Dance-A-Thon Schedule

All students will participate with their friends and classmates on the day of the Dance-A-Thon!  Our sponsor Jazzercise will be leading the children to dance to some of their favorite songs!  Here’s when your child will be dancing: Dance-A-Thon Friday, November 17 9:45 – 10:15          4th Grade 10:20 – 10:50       1st Grade 11:30 – 12:00        5th Grade 12:15 – 12:45         3rd Grade 1:20 – 1:50           2nd Grade 2:00 – 2:30            Kindergarten Crescent Heights PTA is raising money to fund...

Dance-A-Thon Update: $13,920!

Good morning families! What a great 24 hours!!  We raised almost TWO THOUSAND dollars in the past 24 hours!   We are just shy of $14,000 in our Dance-A-Thon fundraiser!  Great job everyone!  That gives us just $6,000 left to go – will you help us get there? We are accepting cash and check donations at school EVERY morning – or go online to your child’s pledge page at www.thegetmovincrew.com and donate there!  We saw a lot of sharing of pledge pages on social media last night – that’s a DIRECT CORRELATION to the spike in donations! Every dollar gets us one...

Blitz is coming to CHE!!! (And a quick update!)

BLITZ IS COMING TO CHE!! All PLEDGE SUPERSTARS will receive a ticket to the Blitz Celebration party! How do you become a pledge superstar?  Raise more than $200 in pledges and you’re invited to the party! Seahawks Donuts & Milk Photos with Blitz! Signed football cards from Blitz Seahawks Cookie to take home *Donations must be received by 11:59 PM on Monday, November 20 Blitz party will take place on Thursday, December 7th at 10:15 AM (Sorry for the typo on the flier that went home today!) So far we have 26 Superstars!  WOW!!!  GREAT JOB KIDS!! We just passed the $13,000...