Crescent Heights Elementary PTA 10.9.57 Blog

DAT Update 10/15/15

Good evening parents! We had a great collection day today!  We are up to $16,211 in donations as of this evening (after counting in our online donations).  Here is the leaderboard for tonight: Top Kindergarten Class:  Mrs. Aho at $915.00 Top 1st Grade Class:  Mrs. Halstead at $846.00 Top 2nd Grade Class:  Mrs. Pernell at $960.00 Top 3rd Grade Class:  Ms. Reder at $700.00 Top 4th Grade Class:  Mr. Thomas at $1,062.00 Top 5th Grade Class:  Mrs. Bleckert at $960.00 Top Student in K-1:  Tatum Halstead at $590 Top Student in 2-3:  Rowen Miles at $530 Top Student in 4-5:  Ariana Blackford...

TOMORROW WE DANCE!!!

This morning was the second biggest collection for Dance-A-Thon to date.  Our students and staff brought in $1,733.47!  The biggest HUSKY CLAP to the entire school for your continued support to make this event possible. As a reward for meeting our $15,000 mark , Mr. McGeeney has authorized a school-wide extra recess! (Time will be taken at teacher discretion).  We hope the Huskies enjoy it. 🙂 With todays collection, we are up to $15,933 which is 80% of the way there!  WOOHOO!  We are going to collect fundraiser money again tomorrow morning and plan to the leave the www.givingtools.com/CHEPTA donation site up...

Can you give up your Starbucks run today?

A grande Latte and a pastry from Starbucks will easily set you back $10 dollars.  Or maybe you were planning to go out to lunch today – a decent restaurant lunch will be $12-$15.00. Are you willing to give up a Starbucks run, or a lunch out today? If you are, and are willing to put that $12.00 towards our Dance-A-Thon today, we’ll be DONE!  We will hit our goal of $20,000!  And we WON’T have to do another fundraiser in the spring. The art on the walls.  The reading program that your family is participating in right now.  The field...

ITS NOT TO LATE TO DONATE TO DANCE-A-THON!

Dearest Huskies, First, a HUGE thank you to everyone for working so hard to get our school this far on our efforts to raise money for this year’s PTA programs. This week is the final stretch to pull in the last needed $6,290. After today’s school collection and our online total as of 6pm, our total income for Dance-A-Thon is $13,710.  We are 69% of the way there, and would like to encourage those families that have not yet supported the fundraiser to do so.  We still only have about 34% of our students participating. By meeting our goal of $20,000, we will...

Husky Connection Oct.12-16

Husky Connection October 12 – 16 Hello Husky families! Here is what is happening this week: Friday, October 16: Dance-A-Thon! Dance-A-Thon Update: We had a bit of a quiet weekend on our donation site!  We are still at about $12,500 (63% of our goal of $20,000).  We are SO close to the goal!  If every child brings in just $15.00 this week, we will HIT THE GOAL!  Please, consider donating if you have not already!  EVERY DOLLAR HELPS!!  We will be collecting donations on Tuesday & Thursday again this week.  We know we can do it…and we are almost there!! This...

Dancing…rain or shine!!

Hi Husky Families! The weather outside is frightful!  But inside, it’s a great day to crank out a few more dance videos for friends and families for our Dance-A-Thon! We are in the final week of our FUNdraiser for this year, and we have about $7500 to go!  We need to have another STRONG weekend of online donations (www.givingtools.com/CHEPTA) to keep the momentum going!  Please continue to ask family and friends to support your children and our fundraiser.  100% of these funds are staying WITH the school and the kids!  We aren’t paying out any commissions to vendors, and aren’t you glad...

Dance-A-Thon update – Thursday evening!

Good Evening families! Today was another great collection day for our Dance-A-Thon!  We are now up to $12,484.53 in donations!!  We are 62% of the way to our goal of $20,000!  Amazing work this week! We have had 54 kids raise $100 or more for the Dance-A-Thon!  Another 25 or so are at least halfway to the $100 goal.  Keep up the great work, kids! Here are the class updates: Top K-1 Class:  Mrs. Sharp’s class is in the lead with $750 in donations! Top 2-3 Class:  Mrs. Pernell is still in the lead with $820 in donations! Top 4-5...

Dance-A-Thon updates

Good evening Husky families! WOW!  What an amazing 2 days it has been.  Since our last update, our families have brought in an additional $4,000 dollars!!  Our total as of this evening is $9,655.65.  We are almost HALF WAY to our goal of $20,000!  (Sorry this update is so late….we’ve been watching our online donations like a HAWK tonight hoping that we’d hit that 10k mark!) Our next collection day is tomorrow; please keep those donations coming in with your children in an envelope with their first & last name and their teacher’s name on it!  This helps us easily track the donations and...

Meet & Greet and Dance-A-Thon updates and reminders!

Good evening, Just a reminder that tomorrow evening the PTA will be hosting our Meet & Greet event for all Crescent Heights families.  We invite you to join us for this casual, drop-in event at the Center at Norpoint from 6-8 pm.  Light appetizers and beverages will be served!  Drop by and say hello, meet the executive committee and board chairs and other parents!  We’d love to get to know you!  Please RSVP at this link if you’re able to join us.   Now for a few Dance-A-Thon updates:  Here are the results and the leaderboard as of this evening....

School Policy Reminders

Crescent Heights Families, Please see below for two important policy reminders.  There has been some confusion by students about dress code policy, and we need to provide some reminders about the Drop-Off and Pick-up procedures. Uniform Policy:   Jeans are not a part of the Crescent Heights Uniform policy.  Jeans may only be worn on uniform optional days, which are the last Friday of every month ONLY.  There may be other optional uniform days, which will be communicated by your child’s teacher and via Husky Connection.  Khaki or Navy pants are the required uniform on all other days.  Here is a copy...