Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57 Blog

Supporters of NE Tacoma Educators Facebook Page

Naomi Fenton has created a “Supporters of N.E. Tacoma Educators” Facebook Page to keep the communication going about the strike. Here is the purpose of this page: “Supporters of N.E. Tacoma Educators is a place for parents, teachers and anyone interested to come and support the educators at Meeker, Crescent Heights, Browns Point and N.E. Tacoma Elementary. This is place to gather information and ask questions.” If you would like to join, search “Supporters of N.E. Tacoma Educators” on Facebook and ask to be invited to this group. Everyone is welcome!

Mrs. Stephani’s Message

In case you didn’t see Mrs. Stephanie’s message, she wanted us to share it on our PTA page as well: “Amazing Husky Families, I am so excited to get the 2018-19 school year started with our dedicated staff and families!! As we wait for our wonderful new school year to start, it’s important for you to be aware of some reinforcements and changes we’ve made, regarding SAFETY and UNIFORMS. Keeping over 500 people safe, while at school each day, is one of my primary goals and it’s vital that I have everyone’s support to make sure this happens. Below are...

Husky Wear – order your sweatshirts now until September 24th

Order you Husky School sweatshirts online up until September 24th. Go to pugetsoundscreenprinting.com and click on Crescent Heights Elementary. Sample youth sizing are in the office along with a sample husky sweatshirt and a sample 5th grade sweatshirt. Delivery to the school by October 9th. This is our second and final order of the school year so please be sure to place an order if you are interested!

Box Tops – Who can turn in the most by September 17th???

Summer is the perfect time to collect Box Tops! Help the PTA buy playground toys for our school by clipping and collecting Box Tops. Each Box Top is worth 10 cents which really adds up! Box tops can be found on a variety of products around the home, including food items from General Mills, Annie’s, Old El Paso and Nature Valley. And they can be found on household products from Ziploc, Lysol, and Papermate. Attach your neatly trimmed Box Tops (make sure they aren’t expired since they won’t count) to a collection sheet, which can be found at www.BTFE.com/collectionsheets and...

Teacher Placements – How you will find out your child’s teacher this year…

Mrs. Stephani is going to advise families of teacher placement in the following ways: 1st-5th GRADE STUDENTS: *We will have class lists posted in the front office/hallway with only first initial and last name (for privacy and safety) beginning @ 9:00 AM on Tuesday, August 21st *Teacher assignment will be visible on Home Access Center beginning @ 9:00 AM on Tuesday, August 21st-(in years past, this has remained locked until closer to school starting).  More information to come about this option.   *We will have class lists at both Root Beer Float Meet & Greets: August 28th 5-7 & August...

PTA Parent Info Meeting, Rootbeer Floats with Mrs. Stephani & Ice Cream Social Dates

Lots of social dates coming up! Monday, August 20th 9am– Following Kindergarten Jump Start drop off – PTA Parent Information meeting for Kindergarten parents and any new to Crescent Heights Parents Tuesday, August 28th 5-6:30pm – Rootbeer Floats & Meet Mrs. Stephani (we will be gathering at the playground) Wednesday, August 29th 1-3pm – More Rootbeer Floats & Meet Mrs. Stephani (again gathering at the playground) Tuesday, September 4th 5:30-6:30pm – Ice Cream Social.  This is where you meet your teacher (and pay for school supplies) and then head down to the Gym/Cafeteria to have some ice cream and find...

Reminder – Fun Run Planning Meeting This Thursday – 6pm

Just a reminder that we’d love your input at our Fun Run Planning Meeting – this Thursday, August 16th – 6pm at my house (Jodie Cottrill).  I live close to the school.  If you need to leave early or come a little late, that is fine…just let me know.  If you are willing to give input, please e-mail me at board@chepta.org.  I will give you my address and some background info when you e-mail me.      

Kindergarten Jumpstart Parent Meeting – August 20th at 9am

The PTA will once again be holding a parent information meeting the first morning of kindergarten jumpstart – Monday, August 20th in the Library. Once you drop off your kiddo, please join us about 9am. New families also welcome. We will take a tour of the school, answer questions, and give a short presentation. Please join us and/or pass the invitation along to someone you know….  

Order Husky Spirit Wear by Sunday, August 12th (tomorrow) – Order Now for delivery at Ice Cream Social

For those of you that are deadline driven….your deadline to order sweatshirts is tomorrow!!! Place Spirit Wear orders by tomorrow, Sunday, August 12th and your sweatshirt will be ready for pick up at Ice Cream Social on September 4th.  We will have a second ordering period for the end of August into the first part of September, but orders won’t be ready until early October. Go to http://pugetsoundscreenprinting.com/PSSP_CHE.html to view options/pricing and to place your order. Size Equivalent Chart Small Medium Large XLarge Youth 6-8 10-12 14-16 18-20 Adult 34-36 38-40 42-44 46-48 Call Michelle at Puget Sound Printing with...