Comet News!

Great things are happening at Crestwood Secondary Campus!

January 2019 is on a roll ... and the weather is not cooperating!

  • Jan 28 - Feb 1 - Middle School Kindness Challenge sponsored by Student Council


  • Jan 28 - Conducted our monthly fire drill while the sun was shining!


  • Jan 29 - Snow day


  • Jan 30 - Snow day


  • Jan 31 - Snow day


  • Feb 1 - A 2 hour delay got us back to school!

Pink out t-shirts on sale

Schoolwide winter pep rally

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Crestwood Lady Comets Pink Out Game

Crestwood Lady Comets will have their Pink Out Game on Monday February 4, 2019 at Crestwood High School against Hazleton. The girls will honor cancer survivors, those fighting and those who have lost their battle to cancer. A ceremony will be held between the Junior Varsity and Varsity games at approximately 6:45pm. We hope to see you there helping us honor the survivors and cheering on your Lady Comets.

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Crestwood Senior Lock-In Krispy Kreme Donut Sale

The Crestwood Senior Lock-In will be selling Krispy Kreme Donuts at Sams Club in Wilkes Barre. Pick up some donuts on February 8, March 9, April 13 and May 18 from 10am until 2pm (or until they are sold out). The proceeds will be donated to the Senior Lock-In. Thank you for your support!

Too Good For Drugs program

We will soon be conducting a drug prevention curriculum to our 7th & 8th grade students.


Through the efforts of the Rotary Club of Mountaintop, funds were raised to help cover some of the costs of this program. The remaining funds are being provided by the Luzerne/Wyoming County Drug and Alcohol Department.


Pathway To Recovery Counseling and Education Services of Hazleton (formerly Serento Gardens) will be presenting the Too Good for Drugs curriculum.


Click the link above for more info.

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Grief Education Support Group

Crestwood Secondary Campus will be hosting a Grief Education Series to any student that has experienced the loss of a loved one.


Staff from Hospice of the Sacred Heart will partner with Crestwood Secondary Campus to offer this free 5-session Grief Education Series. The goal of the series is to help students identify and develop healthy coping skills to deal with the thoughts and feelings related to their loss. This is not a counseling group but rather one to help learn how to move forward.


The group is completely voluntary and will run on Tuesdays, starting FEB 5 (rescheduled again due to snow days), during Comet Time.


Want to join? Print the permission form below and bring to school Tuesday.


Questions? See your counselor or Mrs. Foster for details.

Looking Ahead

NEWS FLASH .... SCHOOL CALENDAR UPDATE!!

Tuesday FEBRUARY 19, 2019 will be a make-up SCHOOL DAY!

Secondary Campus 12 noon dismissal

Elementary Schools 1:00 PM dismissal

Parent-Teacher Conferences continue as scheduled

Children's Produce Market

Tuesday, Feb. 5th, 3-5pm

281 South Mountain Boulevard

Mountain Top, PA

RESCHEDULED FROM THE SNOW DAYS .... !

TUESDAY FEB 5, 2019


We are reaching out to any resident of the district that may be impacted by the federal government shutdown or that may be struggling with short-term or long-term financial stress with information about this supplemental food program supported by Crestwood School District.


The Children's Produce Market is a monthly food distribution, sponsored by CEO/Weinberg Food Bank, which includes fresh produce for the entire family. The next distribution is Wednesday Jan 30, 3PM - 6PM in the north cafeteria located at the Secondary Campus. Simply call the Secondary office at 570-474-6782 x. 301 or Carolyn Boone at 570-474-9661 to pre-register.

February 2019 Events

  • Feb 4 - Pink OUT for Cancer Ceremony at the Girls Basketball game v. Hazelton 6:45 PM
  • Feb 5 -

“Too Good for Drugs” program begins for grs. 7 & 8 during Social Studies cls

Children’s Produce Market (rescheduled from Jan) 3 PM - 6 PM


  • Feb 6 - 11 - Crestwood Competitive Cheer team competes at Disney, Orlando FL


  • Feb 6 - 8

District Chorus at Lakeland School District

CSC PTA Meeting - 6:30 PM (rescheduled from 2/5)


  • Feb 7 - The American Math Competition will be held during periods 6, 7, 8 & 9 in room 58. Students in grades 9 -12 will participate.
  • Feb 8 - PTA Lock In committee meeting - 6:30 PM
  • Feb 11 - NBHS Krispy Kreme fundraiser
  • Feb 12 -

YES field trip to Mondelez International plant

PLC for teachers 2:40 - 4:10 PM


  • Feb 14 - New teacher induction meeting 3:45 - 4:45 PM at CSC
  • Feb 15 - 19 - French Club trip to Quebec Canada
  • Feb 18 - President’s Day - no school
  • Feb 19 - School in session (snow day make up)

12 noon dismissal

Parent-Teacher Conferences 2 PM - 7 PM

Parent Education Session re: PSSA/Keystone testing and students with disabilities

6:30 PM


  • Feb 20 -

Comet Card kick off assembly for grs 7 & 8

CSD Board of Education meeting 6:30 PM

  • Feb 21 -

Activity day

Department Chair meeting

  • Feb 25 & Feb 28 - PE snow shoeing field trip
  • Feb 25 - YES field trip to Benco Dental plant
  • Feb 27 -

Children’s Produce Market food distribution 3 PM - 6 PM

High School Chorus Concert 6:30 PM

  • March 2 - PJAS Regionals - Wilkes University
  • March 22 - Hoops for Hope
Senior Parents-Join the CHS LOCK IN 2019 Facebook page!

Click the banner and log in to join the Facebook group for up to the minute information about activities, fundraisers, and ways you can support the 2019 Senior Lock In.

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Safe 2 Say Something - new statewide program!

SEE IT. REPORT IT.

Say Something Anonymous Reporting System allows you to submit secure & safety concerns to help identify and intervene. This is an app based platform available on both Apple and Android platforms.


If you see something during the school day - SAY SOMETHING TO A TRUSTED ADULT HERE AT SCHOOL IMMEDIATELY so we can help quickly!

Upcoming sporting events ...

Winter sports season schedule - click the flyer below for details.

Montage Mountain Ski Club - click this file for more info...