Comet News!

Great things are happening at Crestwood Secondary Campus!

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Crestwood welcomes hometown heros to speak with our students and community.

Monday, March 9, 2020 @ 1PM – 2PM

grs. 10, 11, & 12

CSC Auditorium

Crestwood is excited to host these two local hero’s as they share their inspirational stories.

SSGT Earl Granville and Pennsylvania State Trooper Alex Douglass visit the Crestwood Community for an afternoon student assembly and a follow up

evening of motivational speaking.


Learn about healthy ways to battle adversity when faced with heavy situations, the importance of having a purpose, ways to reach out for help when your burden is

too heavy to carry and the value of being part of a team.


Evening program Monday March 9, 2020 @ 6PM

is open to the public

CSC Auditorium

Whoa! March 2020!

Check out the great stuff we accomplished this week!

  • March 2

  • Math Club meeting - 2:30 - 3PM in Room 52.

    • March 3

    Math competition @ Wilkes University

    CSD Community Advisory Committee

    • March 4

    7 & 8 English Curriculum development

    • March 6

    Baseball Booster Club Dodgeball Tournament 6 - 8 PM

    • March 8

    Daylight Saving Time begins - SPRING FORWARD!

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Congratulations to our PJAS winners!

Special Awards


Cortney Dushanko - Scholarship - King's College - $2500 a year for 4 years


Perseverance Awards


Jay Bhavsar - 6 years


Cortney Dushanko - 5 years

Brooke Weiss - 6 years


Check out the full list of 33 winners in the attachment below:

Announcements and things on the horizon!

  • March 9

Special GUESTS - Staff Sgt. Earl Granville and Trp. Alex Douglas

Assembly grs. 10, 11, & 12 @ 1:00 PM

Evening program for community @ 6:00 PM

  • March 10

Teachers PLC 2:35 - 3:35 PM

  • March 11

HS Science Olympiad- PSU Wilkes-Barre

  • March 12

CSD Board Committee Meetings - 4 PM

  • March 17

Life Skills field trip - Dance @ GNA HS

Secondary PTA meeting - 6 PM

  • March 19

Wellness Fair

CSD Board of Directors Meeting - 6:30 PM

  • March 20

schedule change/SNOW MAKE UP DAY - SCHOOL IN SESSION!

  • March 23

No School Students - Teacher training Act 80 day

  • March 24

Watershed Team field trip - Jessup

  • March 25

Childrens Produce Market food distribution 3 - 6 PM

  • March 26

PMEA’s all-hazard emergency drill

  • March 30

Business Law Day

  • March 31

Script Workshop - PA Smart Grant @ LIU 18

  • April 1

Life Skills Brighter Journeys Easter Egg Hunt

  • April 3

Hoops for Hope charity basketball game

  • April 4

Community Easter Egg Hunt

sponsored by the Football & Cheer booster clubs

  • April 7

Community Advisory Committee meeting - 5:30 PM

  • April 17

ASVAB testing

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NJHS - Pennies for Patients

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Pennies for Patients program is working with thousands of schools across the country to raise funds for blood cancer research and patient support services.


The National Junior Honor Society and our school has partnered with LLS to take on the mission of ending cancer once and for all. Leukemia is the #1 most diagnosed form of childhood cancer. You can donate by giving change or money to a middle school student for their collection box. You can also click on https://events.lls.org/pages/epa/CrestwoodMiddleSchool-2020 to make a donation. The program will run through March 26th.

Spring into Health and Wellness Resource & Job Fair

Student Resource and Job Fair

Check out the supports and job opportunities in a variety of local health and wellness providers


Date: March 19, 2020 (snow make-up date April 16, 2020)

Time: 7:30AM to 1:30PM

details and schedule to follow

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Prom tickets go on sale soon!

2020 Jr/Sr Prom tickets go on sale during lunch periods


Monday March 23 - Friday March 27


Scan the QR code on the posters in school or go to the 2020 Prom Website for details!

2020 Crestwood Yearbook (grs. 9 - 12) on sale!

2020 Yearbooks are available until 3/1/2020.


To order, go to www.yearbookordercenter.com use code 4341

or see Mrs. Zavacky in rm 8 during 8th period

Senior Yearbook Ads are on sale!

Congratulate your graduate with a personal message to your child in the 2020 yearbook.


www.yearbookordercenter.com

Code 4341 to create online or

email Mrs. Zavacky - amanda.zavacky@csdcomets.org


Deadline 3/1/2020

PTA is looking for LOCK IN volunteers!

The 2020 Senior LOCK IN committee is seeking volunteers for the night of the Lock In. All volunteers are required to be members of the PTA.


Here's the membership form - send them with your check payable to the Secondary PTA to the main office.


Volunteers will also need to provide a copy of their clearances - here's a link to info about how to apply: https://csdcomets.org/for_parents/clearance_information_for_volunteers

US Census 2020 is here - every person counts!

2020 Census: What is the Census?

Hey Sophomores! Looking for opportunities to become a LEADER? Check this out!

Junior Leadership Wilkes-Barre:

Develops leadership skills and encourages students to interact with community leaders, decision-makers and peers from other schools.


Challenges emerging leaders to apply their new knowledge and

skills to community service projects.


Acquaints high school students with community needs and

resources which influence the future of

Northeastern Pennsylvania.


Application info below - DUE MARCH 5, 2020

SAT Prep @ Wilkes U

This April, Wilkes University will be offering an intensive SAT Preparation course (14 hours). Attached is a flyer with details on the class - registration deadline April 13, 2020.


The SAT preparation sessions will provide students with the skills and learning tools necessary to prepare them for the SAT. The program will devote class time to both Math and Verbal topics, as well as test taking strategies. Class size will be limited to allow for personalized instruction.

Thank you for your help in notifying your students about this valuable class. If you have any questions contact Margaret Petty (570) 408-4460 or at margaret.petty@wilkes.edu

Looking for bus drivers!

Rinehimer Bus Lines is seeking reliable candidates to hire and join our school bus driver team! Rinehimer provides all the transportation needs for the Crestwood School District, including daily school routes and extracurricular activities. Our goal at Rinehimer is to provide the best and safest transportation for our children and communities.

PART-TIME POSITIONS

LOCAL ROUTES

FLEXIBLE HOURS

COMPETITIVE SALARY

TRAINING & CERTIFICATION PROVIDED

SAFE & RELIABLE EQUIPMENT


Interested? contact Mark Sadowski at 570-868-3667

SENIORS! Check out these scholarship opportunities! Application info in our guidance office! Apply today!

Spring Sports

The Spring sports season begins on Monday March 2, 2020. Good luck to our teams!