Comet News!

Great things are happening at Crestwood Secondary Campus!

Wow - it's February 2020 and winter is suddenly with us!

Check out the great stuff we accomplished this week!

  • Feb 10

Sgt. Helfer - guest speaker Career Ex classes

FBLA Gertrude Hawk candy sale begins

  • Feb 11

Mr. Perch - guest Art classes

PLC meetings 2:35 PM - 3:35 PM

  • Feb 12

7 & 8 Comet Card fundraiser kick off assembly -12:45 PM

English III Honors curriculum writing day

Prom planning meeting rm. 42 @ 2:30 PM

  • Feb 12 - 14

District Band Festival @ Montrose HS

  • Feb 13

Department Chair meeting 7:15 AM

Administrative team meeting 9 AM

CSD Board Committee meetings 4:00 PM

  • Feb 14

Watershed team @ Wilkes University

(rescheduled from snow day 1/8)

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Parent of a special needs student? Join us for this information session during Parent-Teacher Conference Day

Math Club Pi Day Shirt Sale

Navy Shirt with White Writing

$10 Cash or Check (Payable to Crestwood Student Activities)

On sale 2/18 to 2/24 during all lunches or see Mrs. Kreider in Room 52

Comet Card fundraiser to support grs. 7 & 8 activities

Looking to save money at local businesses?

Crestwood Middle School students are selling discount cards from now until Feb 26, 2020.

This $15.00 Discount Card provides the following benefits:

• OVER 20 local merchants with $100’s of dollars in discounts that can be used over and over for a whole year!

• Offer GREAT VALUE to your family/friends and BOOST local businesses!

• Increase student activities and SUPPORT the Crestwood Middle School!

Mark your calendar's 2020 PROM info!!!

The 2020 JR/SR PROM will be held April 25th, 2020 at Genetti’s in Hazleton.

For more information check out the website.

Announcements and things on the horizon!

  • Feb 17

No School - Presidents Day Holiday

  • Feb 18

Early dismissal (Secondary 12 noon, Elem 1 PM)

Parent-Teacher Conferences 2 - 4 PM & 6 - 7PM

Secondary PTA meeting @ 6PM - Media Center

  • Feb 19

LRJ Foundation student assemblies grs. 10-12

Winter Pep Rally and Spirit Day

  • Feb 19 & 21

Mr. Perch - guest Art classes

  • Feb 20 - 25

Grs 7 & 8 programs begin on internet safety & social relationships

in small groups with trainers from Victims Resource Center

  • Feb 19

Grs. 10, 11, & 12 program with the LRJ Foundation program

Social Media and its impact relationships

  • Feb 20

CSD Board of Directors meeting 6:30 PM

  • Feb 25

Life Skills Field Trip - Chacko’s Bowling Alley

  • Feb 24

Football Coaches Meet & Greet 6:00 PM

  • Feb 26

Childrens Produce Market 3 - 6 PM

  • Feb 26 - 28

Regional Chorus Festival @ Nanticoke HS

  • Feb 27

Department Chair meeting 7:15 AM

Principals meeting 9 AM

  • Feb 29

PJAS Regional Meeting @ Wilkes University

  • March 3

Math competition @ Wilkes University

CSD Community Advisory Committee

BackPack Program thanks the Math Club!

Thank you to our Math Club for their help stocking, organizing, and packing food for our weekly BackPack Program!

Kids helping Kids!

Crestwood Athletics sponsors Girl's Strength & Conditioning Program

Any female in grades 7 - 12 is eligible to participate in this

strength and conditioning program designed for:

Injury prevention

Increase Flexibility

Improve speed, agility, strength & coordination

Interested? see Mr. Ambosie or Mr. Myers to sign up

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

2020 Yearbooks are available until 3/1/2020.

To order, go to 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.

Code 4341 to create online or

email Mrs. Zavacky -

Deadline 3/1/2020

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.







Interested? contact Mark Sadowski at 570-868-3667

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

Breakfast and Lunch are being served!

February’s featured nutritious friend of the month is Ticklish Turnips. We will be featuring ROASTED TURNIPS on our menu and providing samples to students. Turnips are a root vegetable grown in colder climates. They are loaded with fiber and vitamins, as well as, minerals like manganese, potassium, magnesium, iron, calcium and copper. They are also a good source of phosphorus, omega-3 fatty acids and protein.

Time to start thinking about college applications!

Our guidance department has a host of resources to help you explore your options after high school. Check out their website Crestwood Secondary Campus GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT

Couldn't make it to the PHEAA Financial Aid informational night? Check out the file below for the power point slides of the presentation.

Sports Schedule

It's playoff time!

Boys Basketball

  • Conference Championship - Sat Feb 15 @ Berwick vs. Wyoming Seminary - 7:30 PM
  • District playoffs begin Tuesday Feb 18 - location, time, and opponent TBD

Girls Basketball

  • District playoffs begin Wednesday Feb 19 - location, time, and opponent TBD