Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57 Blog

Husky Connection November 23 – 27

Husky Connection Week of 11/23 – 11/27 Can you believe that this Thanksgiving week is already upon us? The year is flying by! Monday, November 23rd: 5th Grade Sweatshirt orders are due. If you haven’t already ordered, please visit this site here: FIFTH GRADE SWEATSHIRTS to place your order. You may also contact Lori Reed at 253.209.3200 to pay via check or please don’t hesitate to reach out that you are in need of scholarship assistance for the sweatshirt. 5th GRADE FUNDRAISER EXTENDED: The 5th Grade Camp fundraiser has been extended through the holiday week! We will be wrapping up the sale on Monday,...

Free Dress & Popcorn day today!

Good morning Huskies! Just a reminder that today is Free Dress day! Also, the PTA is selling popcorn in support of 5th Grade Camp.  Popcorn is just .50c per bag!  Send in a couple of quarters with your kiddo to share in the yummy treat.  Limit of 4 bags per child, please! 🙂 ALSO – our 5th Graders will be out at QFC tomorrow, Saturday Nov 21 starting at 1 PM selling Save-Around Books.  If you haven’t picked yours up yet, swing by QFC and pick up a coupon book with your turkey.  We’ve extended the sale through Monday, Nov...

Popcorn help still needed tomorrow!

Hi folks, We are still in need of two more people to help out with Popcorn tomorrow, November 20th.  We truly need at least two volunteers for each shift (besides our popcorn chair) to bag and deliver popcorn. If you are able to help out, please sign up here:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fada922abfa7-popcorn. We really appreciate your help!

Save Around Sale Today & Popcorn Friday!

Hi CHE Families! Just a reminder that we will be selling our Save Around Coupon books today at parent pickup.  The Save Around book is a local coupon book, specifically targeted to the Tacoma, Puyallup, Auburn, & Federal Way areas.  Our 5th Graders are selling these books to help to fund their way to camp in February. The books cost $20 each.  If you use a coupon to go to dinner, and another for a movie, the book has paid for itself!  And, they make great gifts!!  Ask us to show you what other states/cities we can get books for....

Husky Connection November 16 – 20th

Husky Connection Week of 11/16 -11/20   Greetings Husky families!  We hope everyone is enjoying their extended weekend! Monday, November 16: No School ~ Elementary Trimester Break.  See you Tuesday! Tuesday, November 17: HEALTH SCREENINGS We need 2 volunteers to help with health screening on Tuesday, November 17. We need one volunteer for the 9-12 shift, and then one volunteer to help in the 12:30 – 3:30 shift. Please call Rhonda in the office at 253-571-5539 if you can help out. Thank you! Friday, November 20th: 5th Grade Camp fundraiser ends. If you haven’t bought a Save Around book yet, please reach...

Skate Night & Used Uniform Buyback tonight!

It’s raining, it’s pouring…. Staying home is BORING!! Come join us tonight for our first Skate Night of the year at Pattison’s West Skate rink.  Crescent Heights kids & their families have exclusive use of the rink from 5 – 7 PM. Admission:  $6.00 includes roller skate rental, or $7.00 for in-line skate rental. This is not a drop-off event; parents must accompany children and remain with them. ALSO at Skate Night: Used Uniform Buy-Back!  Please bring in your gently used uniform clothes and the PTA will buy them from you.  We use the used uniforms to support families in...

Reflections Deadline is TOMORROW!

Good morning parents, A friendly reminder that tomorrow is the deadline for Reflections entries to be submitted into the office. We are starting to see entries coming in (which we LOVE!) but some are incomplete.  Please be sure that your child’s entry has the required Reflections Student Entry form attached.  It must be completely filled out, and signed by both student and parent.  We don’t want to have to disqualify any entries because the entry form is missing!  A copy of the entry form is attached here.  Reflections 2015-16_student_entry_form There are also entry forms on the bulletin board outside the...

Reflections: Special Artist Division

All children deserve opportunities to explore and be involved in the arts.  In support of this, the PTA’s “Reflections” program is currently underway!  This is our cornerstone arts program!  It offers your child the opportunity to earn local, state and even national recognition for original artwork they create in response to the theme “Let Your Imagination Fly”. Today is the last category – the Special Artist Division. The National PTA Special Artist Division is an opportunity for students with disabilities who receive services under IDEA or Section 504 to have the opportunity and accommodations they may need in order to participate fully...

Reflections: Literature

All children deserve opportunities to explore and be involved in the arts.  In support of this, the PTA’s “Reflections” program is currently underway!  This is our cornerstone arts program!  It offers your child the opportunity to earn local, state and even national recognition for original artwork they create in response to the theme “Let Your Imagination Fly”. Over the next few days, we will talk about each of the six different categories that your child may participate in.  Today, we’ll talk about Literature. Literature is the art of writing.  Your student is the author, a person who expresses their own thoughts...

Husky Connection November 9 – 13

Husky Connection Week of 11/9 – 11/13 Tuesday, November 10th:  Veteran’s Day Assembly, 1:30 pm.  We invite all families to attend, and to bring those special Veterans from your families! Tuesday, November 10th:  PTA Meeting, 7 pm.  We will be doing a “post-game” of our Dance-A-Thon Fundraiser; please join us to let us know your thoughts on our recent fundraising efforts, and let us know how you’d like us to proceed with fundraising in the future. Wednesday, November 11th:  No School, in honor of Veteran’s Day Friday, November 13th: Reflections Art Contest entries are due! Looking Ahead: Monday, November 16th:  No School Tuesday,...