Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57 Blog

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,...

Dance-A-Thon Fundraiser Feedback wanted!

Good afternoon CHE Families, Now that our Dance-A-Thon fundraiser is over, we want your feedback! We invite you to join us at Tuesday evening’s PTA meeting at 7 PM in the library.  We’ll be discussing the Dance-A-Thon and we want to hear your input.  Did you like the idea?  Hate it?  Like it, but wish we would have approached it differently?  Have an idea of how to make it even better next year? This is your opportunity to provide that feedback!  We are also particularly interested in hearing thoughts from our CHE community on how to get MORE families to...

Reflections: Photography

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”. We are almost done sharing each of the six different categories that your child may participate in.  Today’s topic is Photography. Photography is the process of creating an image.  Your student is a photographer, a person who captures their own thoughts and ideas with a camera.  By...

Reflections: Music Composition

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 Music Composition. Music Composition is the process of creating a new piece of music.  Your child, the composer, is a...

Reflections: Dance Choreography

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 Dance Choreography. Dance Choreography is the act of creating movement.  Your child, the choreographer, may be the performer or one...