Charger Chatter
October 26, 2021
Cherry Crest Elementarry 2.3.25

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Upcoming Events

31 Sun 5:00-8:00 PM Cherry Crest Trick or Treat; 5:00-8:00pm (Map Link)

4 Thu Math Challenge #3 due
5 Fri Math Challenge #4 available
5 Fri Passport Club checkpoint

9 Tue 7:00 PM PTSA General Meeting
11 Thu No School: Veterans Day
12 Fri 8:30 AM Principal Chat


Volunteer Opportunities

See the PTSA Website for the full list of current volunteer opportunities!

Staff Appreciation for November - 5th Grade

Each month one grade level of Cherry Crest families show appreciation for our outstanding educators by providing food and beverages for all teachers and staff. Most items can be sent in with your student to be dropped off in the Main Office.

Parents of 5th Graders: November is your month! Sign up to participate Thank you for helping us continue this tradition of gratitude. Questions? E-mail

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Cherry Crest Trick or Treat this Sunday

Cherry Crest Trick or Treat this Sunday
Cherry Crest Trick or Treat this Sunday 5-8pm

This Sunday, October 31 from 5:00-8:00pm Cherry Crest families are invited to trick or treat at classmates’ homes. Each home will provide wrapped, store-bought treats in a contactless format (ex. table on driveway). View the map

Whether or not your home is on the map, all Cherry Crest families are encouraged to display a sign at their home if providing treats on Sunday, October 31 during 5:00-8:00pm. The sign helps trick or treaters know you are a Cherry Crest family and your student’s grade. Each student will receive a hardcopy sign to bring home but you can print it, if needed: Print This Sign

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Read-a-thon 2021 is coming!

Read-a-thon 2021 is coming!
Get ready to read!

Read-a-thon is a long running and much beloved annual Cherry Crest tradition that takes place over the Thanksgiving break. It is the first major Cherry Crest PTSA fundraiser of the school year where students read, raise donations, and win exciting prizes!

Additional information will be communicated over the next few weeks. If you would like to volunteer to help with the Read-a-thon, please email us at

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School and District News

Visit the School website to find school news and read the principal's monthly newsletter

Community Bulletins

In the Community Bulletins section of the PTSA website and newsletter, we pass along information submitted to the PTSA newsletter editor which may be of interest to Cherry Crest Families. No sponsorship or endorsement is made or implied by the PTSA or the Bellevue School District.

Veteran's Day Girl Scout Babysitting

Veteran's Day Girl Scout Babysitting
What will your children be doing on Veterans Day, November 11th No School Day? Why not have them join us for a fun day of activities?Girl Scout Troop 40333’s kid sitting for K-7 students will be led by 11th grade students, who have led at various day camps, including Tillicum Choir Camp, Vasa Park Camp and Girl Scout Summer Camps. …

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Trick or Trot in Bridle Trails State Park

Trick or Trot in Bridle Trails State Park
The Bridle Trails Park Foundation invites you to a Family Halloween in the Forest Saturday, October 30th!

1K Scavenger Hunt & 5K Run

1K Scavenger Hunt: 9am – 1pm
5K Run: 8am-10am
State Parks Interpretive Specialist with Owl Specimens & Activities
Halloween treats for all
Costumes are encouraged
Dress accordingly as this event is rain or shine
Location: Bridle Trails State Park – Main Entrance: 5300 116th Ave NE, Kirkland

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About This Newsletter

The Cherry Crest Charger Chatter is emailed to families and staff on Tuesday mornings. The deadline for submissions to the Chatter is the preceding Wednesday by 7pm. Read our submission guidelines

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