January 9, 2024
Cherry Crest Elementarry 2.3.25

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Upcoming Events

Wed, Jan 10 from 6:00-7:00pm Cherry Crest Kindergarten Information Night
Mon, Jan 15 No School – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Fri, Jan 19 Last day for Open Transfer and Choice Schools application

Fri, Jan 19 @3:00pm Used Book Fair & Benefit Concert
Tue, Jan 23 @7:00pm PTSA General Meeting – all welcome, members can vote
Sat, Jan 27 from 6:00-9:00pm Cherry Crest Auction
Wed, Feb 7 Spelling Bee Final
Fri, Feb 9 @6:00pm School Dance

Cherry Crest Auction

Early Bird Tickets available until this Friday!


Join us on Saturday, January 27 from 6:00 to 9:00pm at the Mercer Island Community & Event Center as we celebrate our amazing students and teachers! Enjoy our Silent Auction, Dinner (vegetarian and gluten free options included), Cocktails, and Live Auction with a special presentation showcasing our students. Bidding is optional but you must attend in person to bid on unique experiences like Librarian for a Day, a Thai Cooking Class in your home, and a Swim Party at Samena.

Childcare is available onsite for children age 3 years old and up (must be potty trained). The cost is $25 per child for the duration of the event. Advance registration required, only 40 spots are available. Thank you Popcorn Party Play & Cook!

Questions? contact auction@cherrycrest-ptsa.org


School Dance

Bring your family and enjoy some dancing, activities, desserts, and more.

This will be a fun and memorable evening with your friends, family, and classmates! Wear your 70's attire (optional) as we celebrate with our "Peace, Love, Chargers" theme.

The fun goes on Friday, February 9th from 6-8pm at the Cherry Crest Gym.

Please note, this is not a drop off event. All students must be accompanied by a chaperone.

Tickets are free (but will help us plan)! Get one here.

Can you donate or help during the event? Here are some things we need.

Variety Show: Register to Participate!

Variety Show: Register to Participate!
Cherry Crest’s Variety Show is on Friday, March 15th!
Enjoy a collection of 2-minute acts from our talented students.
Want to participate?
  1. 2 or more students per act
  2. Acts must be under 2 minutes in length
  3. All music must be in mp3 format for tryouts, and child appropriate in language/content
Important Dates:
  1. Sign-up to participate by January 26! Sign-ups will be on a first come, first serve basis. ONE registration per group. Registration will open on December 8th. Once sign-ups close, you will get a tryout date and time. Register to participate here: https://www.marapod.com/clubs/clpin951p000cjt08xmg9wkyb
  2. Tryouts will be February 14 from 12:45-3:30pm and February 15 from 3-6pm
  3. Dress rehearsal is on March 13 from 1-4pm. Dress rehearsal is mandatory for all acts.
  4. The show will take place on March 15 from 6-8pm.
Want to Help? Volunteer at tryouts, rehearsal, or the performance! Sign up here to volunteer. High school volunteers and parents are encouraged.
Thanks for your support! We’re looking forward to a fun-filled evening of amazing performances, special musical guests, and Comm(UNITY) building!
Questions? Please contact varietyshow@cherrycrest-ptsa.org

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