Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57 Blog

***Talent Show, All-School Field Day, and 5th Grade Party***

Today at 1:45 pm will be our annual END-OF-YEAR TALENT SHOW!  We can’t wait to see what these talented kids who are participating, have to share with us!  Should be a great show! Hope many of you can make it to support! Then tomorrow on Thursday, we have the 5th Grade Party from 11:30-1:00 pm. Also on Thursday, will be our FIELD DAY! Feel free to come and or volunteer! Kindergarten through 2nd grade will be going from 9:20-11:20am and then 3rd through 5th grade will go from 1:20-3:20pm. Remember, this will also be a “Free Dress” day. Your kids are encouraged...

***Husky Connection*** 6/13-6/17 Last Week!!!

Husky Connection 6/13 ~ 6/17 Greetings Husky Families!  We are at the home stretch of the school year!  Our last week has a lot going on so here we go! Wednesday, June 15th:  Talent Show, 1:45pm (NEW TIME) We have a new start time to our talent show this week.  It will now start at 1:45 pm!  Please make note, thank you!!! Thursday, June 16th: Field Day! Stay tuned for the scheduled grade times and volunteer opportunities, as it is in the works! This will also be a “Free Dress” day. Your kids are encouraged to dress in comfortable clothes to participate in...

What’s REALLY being the Treasurer all about?

Good afternoon! The PTA board is still in need of a Treasurer for the upcoming 2016/2017 school year.  The Treasurer is one of two required positions on the PTA Executive board.  I’ve had a couple of people ask me a few questions about what all this entails, and I thought it may be helpful to share this information with all of you!  Perhaps a bit more information might pique your interest in serving! Q:  Is being the Treasurer just data entry and bank runs? A:  That’s true – there is some data entry and bank runs!  The most time consuming parts...

Retirement Party for Nancy Thomas today!

We invite all of our Crescent Heights family, current & prior students of first grade teacher Nancy Thomas to join us today to celebrate Nancy’s retirement! Nancy is retiring at the end of this school year after 38 years as a teacher!  She has been with Crescent Heights since it opened and has guided so many of our kids over the years. We will have some special guests in attendance – all of the former Principals from Crescent Heights will be on hand to congratulate Nancy. Please join us at 3:45 in the Library to wish her well in her...

***Husky Connection*** 6/6 ~ 6/10

Husky Connection Week of June 6th through June 10th Good evening everyone!  We would like to thank all of you who came and took in the fun carnival!  It was such a great turnout and so nice to see smiles on everyone! We couldn’t have done it without all of our volunteers…you know who are, give yourselves a pat on the back and thank you for giving your time! Good job to all the kids who participated in the annual pie eating contest, and all of the cupcake donations, you all did great! We would also like to thank Mr. McGeeney...

Golden Acorn Award Winners! Congratulations!

We are so thrilled to honor the two recipients of this years Golden Acorn Award! These two very special ladies are Mrs. Selena Thompson, and Mrs. Dana Flynn. Thank you Selena for your tireless energy serving as our PTA president for the last two years, you brought outstanding leadership and we salute you! Thank you Dana for your commitment and love for the various committees you chaired, all of your volunteering, and your love for our school community!  We appreciate all you both have done! Congratulations and so well deserved!!! We would also like to thank the parents, and family members for coming...

Carnival & Dinner updates from PTA

Good evening families! A couple of quick updates: Carnival is this Friday!  The volunteer list is coming together, but we still have areas where we need your help!  Specifically, we need help with: – Admissions – Photo Scavenger Hunt – Inflatables – Kerplunk – Mega Ball – Book Fair – Food Servers (this is just handing out slices of pizza & sandwiches, chips, and drinks) – Food Cashiers – Clean up crew We are still in need of some volunteers to bring cupcakes for the cake walk – these can be dropped off in the Staff Lounge on Friday morning!...

Incoming 6th Grade Parent Night

Dear 5th grade families, We wanted to remind you all that there will be a parent night at Meeker Middle School for all incoming 6th grade families, this Thursday, June 2, 2016 from 7 – 8pm in the Meeker gymnasium. Parents of Meeker’s incoming 6th grade students are invited for a preview of daily school life and activities that will be available for 6th grade students during the 2016-2017 school year. Parents will meet administrators and counselors who will discuss course offerings and answer questions. If you have any questions, please contact Meeker at 253-571-6500. Thanks!

***Husky Connection*** May 31 ~ June 3rd

Husky Connection Week of May 31 ~ June 3rd Greetings Crescent Heights families and friends!  We hope you all had a very enjoyable Memorial day weekend! We have a lot happening this week and we are in need of many volunteers! This Week: Wednesday, June 1st: Field trip for 4th graders AND 5th Grade Science Fair, 6 pm Thursday, June 2nd: 4th Grade Social Studies Fair, 6pm Friday, June 3rd: End of Year/Volunteer Awards Assembly, 9:30am AND school carnival, 6 – 8pm Looking Ahead: Monday, June 6th: All-School BBQ Tuesday, June 7th: PTA End of Year Dinner, 6pm at On the Greens restaurant....

Carnival is coming soon! Volunteers needed!

The PTA is excited to remind you that our annual year-end Carnival is just over a week away!  Next Friday, June 3rd, from 6 – 8 pm you and your family can enjoy face painting, balloon artists, inflatables, carnival games, yummy food & treats, a Buy One Get One FREE Bookfair from Scholastic, a pie eating contest, cake walk, photo booth and more!!  This is our most POPULAR PTA event of the year!! Admission:  $8.00 for students (grown ups are free!) Food:  2 slices of pizza, chips & a drink OR a Chick Fil A Sandwich, chips & a drink for...