Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57 Blog

Attn: 4th Grade Parents – Thinking ahead to Next Year and Camp!!

5th Grade Year is an amazing year and camp is a major part of the experience. Camp cannot happen without parents! Information will go home at Ice Cream Social just before school starts both about being a camper as well as the possibility of being a chaperone.  In fact, Ice Cream social is your first opportunity to turn in money for camp…so that is really not that far away! Camp itself will take place February 6-8th.   But, we need some key positions in place to make camp happen: Camp Coordinator – guaranteed a spot as a chaperone.  This person...

PTA Meeting TONIGHT!

REMINDER:  PTA Meeting TONIGHT – Tuesday, May 8th (7 to 8pm) in the library. **Childcare Provided for elementary aged kiddos in the Gym.** Why Come to a PTA Meeting?   Stay Informed – get updates from PTA and Mr. McGeeney We need a Quorum to vote in the 2018-19 PTA officers We are voting on our PTA 2018-19 Budget Ask Questions during the meeting or before/after the meeting if that is more comfortable If you have questions for Mr. McGeeney or the PTA, you can even send your questions to board@chepta.org ahead of time and we can make sure someone on the board or Sean answers...

*Donation items needed for upcoming event*

Our 5th grade girls will be participating in an action filled event the evening of Friday, May 18th. This event gathers 5th grade girls from Crescent Heights, NE Tacoma and Brown Point before they transition to Meeker Middle School. One of the activities planned will be the girls creating a community service project to give back to our local community. Our project can be made possible with many items families have at home waiting to be donated. We are looking for donations of: Adult size t-shirts (all colors) Gently used tennis balls Magazines We want to keep the project a surprise for the girls! So after...

Husky Connection May 7th-11th

Husky Connection May 7th-11th   Here is what is happening this week: May 7th-11th: Teacher Appreciation Week! Please connect with your classroom’s room parent for details on plans for the week. May 8th: PTA Meeting 7:00 PM May 10th: 5th Grade Meeker Parent Night, 6 PM at Meeker Looking Ahead: May 23rd: 2nd Grade Field Trip to Cheney Stadium, 9:30-1:30 May 24th: One Book Planning Meeting, 3:45 May 24th: 5th Grade Science Fair, 6:00-8:00 May 25th: Free Dress June 7th: Volunteer Assembly, 9:30 June 8th: All school evening carnival, 6:00-8:00 June 12th: Field Day June 15th: Last Day of School, Early Dismissal...

Golden Acorn Nominations due today!

Good afternoon, Just a quick reminder that today is our deadline for Golden Acorn Nominations!   Please take a few moments to nominate a volunteer that you feel is deserving of this recognition! Whether front and center or behind the scenes, our school runs largely on the work and passion of our parent volunteers.  Please take a moment to think about those volunteers that have given so much to our school this year, and fill out our super quick and easy nomination form! It will only take a few minutes of your time! Due to today being the deadline, please email your completed nomination...

Husky Connection April 30th-May 4th

Husky Connection April 30th-May 4th       Here is what is happening this week: April 30th: 1st Grade Field Trip to the Theater 9:00-12:00 PM May 1st: Box Tops are due – please attach the count sheet (attached below) and turn in to your child’s teacher! May 2nd: 4th Grade Social Studies Fair 4:30-6:00 PM May 3rd: Student of the Month Assembly, 9:30 May 3rd: Broda and Reide’s classes Field Trip to White River Valley Museum, 10:45-1:30 PM May 3rd: Kindergarten Music Concert, 7:00 May 4th: Corley’s class Field Trip to White River Valley Museum, 10:45-1:30 PM May 4th:...

Reminder – Marathon Ends Monday – All extra miles due Monday

The Marathon ends Monday April 30th and all outside of school miles must be submitted by the end of school Monday Parents – Thank you to those who have been out on the track helping Morgan! This is a very large program that the kids love and a very easy volunteer opportunity. Only 2 more days left and any help is greatly appreciated http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-2018. When turning in extra miles, please report the distance in miles (1/4 mile, 1/2 mile, etc) and include your child’s name and his/her teacher’s name.   1 lap of the track =¼ mile. Here are ways...

Save the Date….PTA Meeting…Tuesday, May 8th (7 to 8pm) in the library

Save the date for our last official PTA Meeting of the year.  Tuesday, May 8th (7 to 8pm) in the library. **Childcare Provided for elementary aged kiddos in the Gym.** Why Come to a PTA Meeting?   Stay Informed – get updates from PTA and Mr. McGeeney We need a Quorum to vote in the 2018-19 PTA officers We are voting on our PTA 2018-19 Budget Ask Questions during the meeting or before/after the meeting if that is more comfortable If you have questions for Mr. McGeeney or the PTA, you can even send your questions to board@chepta.org ahead of...

Spring Book Fair – Only Two More Days….this Thursday and Friday only

REMINDER – Last two days for your kids to purchase books at school….this Thursday and Friday Thursday and Friday:  books sold during lunch Thursday Only:  the book sale will be open an extra hour after school 3:30-4:30pm Online Book Sale (goes through Saturday, April 28th): http://www.scholastic.com/bf/crescentheightsschool Proceeds go to help Mrs. Fay purchase books for the school library!

PTA Nominating Committee Report

Parents – The PTA Nominating Committee is pleased to submit the following names for nomination for the PTA Executive Board for the 2018/2019 school year. We have not yet had a volunteer for the position of Treasurer.  The Treasurer is a required position for the PTA Board, per Washington State Nonprofit laws.  Our PTA will not be able to function (do business) after July 1, 2018, without a Treasurer.  If you have been considering this role, please reach out to Tamra, Catherine or Louann, or to Jodie Cottrill, our existing Treasurer for additional details and information on the role. Nominating...