Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57 Blog

BIG news for 5th Grade Families!

The PTA is thrilled to announce some very exciting news for our 5th grade families! Our entire 5th grade class will be going to camp this year!! Many other elementary schools in Tacoma send their 5th grade classes to 5th Grade Camp every year – and we are happy to say that starting this year, Crescent Heights kids will be joining them! Our students will go to camp from February 22 – 24, 2016, for three days and two nights of fun at YMCA Camp Seymour’s Outdoor and Environmental Education camp, located on the Olympic Peninsula.  Kids will learn about...

Husky Connection – July 13

Good morning Huskies! We hope you are all having a great summer vacation so far!  Just a couple of quick notes for you today: First up:  A reminder that Volunteer forms must be completed on a yearly basis.  Please go here to print out a form, or pick one up in the school office.  We will also need a color copy of your driver’s license.  If your form expires in September, please feel free to drop yours off in the office the week of July 17 so that you will be ready to volunteer in September.   Second:  Are your...

Last Day of School Schedule

It’s finally here!  The last day of school!  Here’s a reminder of today’s schedule: LAST DAY OF SCHOOL SCHEDULE: 9:00:  LAST, LAST chance to buy a yearbook!  See Dana Flynn in the school office to pick up at yearbook.  Cost is $20. 9:20 – 9:30:  5th Grade Walk.  All of the lower grades line the hallways and cheer for the 5th grade students as they walk down to the talent show.  Parents are welcome to come and take pictures, cry a little, etc.   9:30 – 11:00:  Talent Show.  Come watch our talented group of kiddos sing, dance, tell jokes, do...

Three quick notes: Yearbooks, Lost and Found & tomorrow’s schedule

CHE families: A quick update on Yearbooks:  We have a very limited number of Yearbooks available for sale.  If you didn’t pre-order one for your child, and now they’re seeing their friends with one, and you’d like to get one – you are in luck!  Dana Flynn will be in the office tomorrow, Friday, June 12th at 9:00 (before the talent show) and you can purchase one directly from her.  Cost per yearbook is $20.00.  This is the last, last chance!!  Don’t miss out! Also – If you will be coming in tomorrow for the Talent Show, please please please stop by the...

Husky Connection, June 8 – 12

Husky Connection June 8 – 12 Can you believe it is the final week of school?  The last few weeks in particular have been a whirlwind.  Here’s what’s on the schedule for this week: Monday, June 8th:  All-School BBQ  **Volunteer Opportunity, Contact the office if you are able to help** Tuesday, June 9th:  PTA Year-End Dinner, 6:00 PM, Puerto Vallarta Twin Lakes.  Cost is $12.00 per person, payable at the dinner. Tuesday, June 9th:  5th Grade Open House at Meeker, 6:30 – 8:00 PM Wednesday, June 10th: Field Day – check with your child’s teacher if you would like to volunteer!...

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5th Grade party helpers needed for TOMORROW

Parents –  We could really use a few helping hands tomorrow for the 5th grade party.  Are you available in the morning before school to help set up?  We could use help from 8 – 10 am.  Are you available during the day?  We need a couple more group leaders from 9:45 – 12:00 and 1:00 – 2:30. If you’ve been planning on just showing up tomorrow and helping – will you please let us know tonight?  We’d love to assign you to a spot so that we know we have all of the stations covered. This is NOT just...

Volunteer Assembly Highlights

Thank you to all of our parent volunteers who came out today for our Volunteer Assembly & tea.  It was a great time to acknowledge all of our volunteers, both adults and kids!  Here are a few highlights: Tammy Fossett received an Outstanding Advocate Award for her years of service to Crescent Heights. Lori Reed and Mary Chavez received this year’s Golden Acorn awards. And the staff did an amazing tribute to Mr. Blix: (Be sure to check out our Facebook page to see the videos!)

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All-School BBQ Volunteers Needed!

Parents,  We are still in need of helping hands for our all-school BBQ on Monday, June 8th.  We are very, very low on volunteers. There are two shifts:  11:10 – 12:00 or 12:00 – 1:10.  If you volunteer, you receive a free meal!  Please, no siblings while volunteering for health reasons. Please call the kitchen at 253.571.5513 if you are able to help out! THANK YOU!! IMPORTANT YEAR END DATES (UPDATED) Thursday, June 4th:  Kindergarten Graduation, 9:30 AM Monday, June 8th:  All-School BBQ  **Volunteer Opportunity, Contact the kitchen if you are able to help** Tuesday, June 9th:  PTA Year-End Dinner, 6:00...

FIELD DAY has been RESCHEDULED

Crescent Heights Families, We have RESCHEDULED Field Day (previously scheduled for tomorrow) to Wednesday, June 10th due to the weather.  We’re hoping that we have a bit more sunshine next week! Again, Field Day has been rescheduled to Wednesday, June 10th.  Please check with your child’s teacher if you would like to volunteer! Thank you!

Husky Connection, June 1 -5

Husky Connection June 1 – 5 Monday, June 1st:  2nd Grade Field Trip Monday, June 1st:  5th Grade Band Concert Tuesday, June 2nd:  Field Day **Volunteer Opportunity** – please contact your child’s teacher if you are able to help. Tuesday, June 2nd:  5th Grade Orchestra Concert Wednesday, June 3rd:  Volunteer Assembly, 9:30 AM in the gym Wednesday, June 3rd:  Last day of Band Wednesday, June 3rd:  RSVPs due for PTA Year End Dinner (See below) Friday, June 5th:  5th Grade Party **Volunteer Opportunity**  See below! 5th Grade Party volunteers are still needed.  The more hands, the merrier!  If you’re a...