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Spaces Available for 2019-20!

Spaces Available for 2019-20!

Crestmont School has openings in Kindergarten and other grades for 2019-20!  Financial aid is available.  Please contact us today – we would love for your child and family to join the wonderful Crestmont community!  https://www.crestmontschool.org/apply/ Looking for a community-based, progressive school environment that uses a hands-on, project-oriented approach? Crestmont School is a…
Crestmont’s 50th Anniversary Party

Crestmont’s 50th Anniversary Party

Crestmont welcomed the new year with a hearty 50th-anniversary party that honored its roots and gave thanks to its loving and robust community. Families and alums from near and far packed the school’s campus on a wintery day in January, reuniting with beloved former teachers and one of the school’s founders. The…
But… Is Crestmont for Me?

But… Is Crestmont for Me?

This blog post is by Crestmont parent Chamia LaRae Chambers. My son had been attending a fantastic, private preschool for almost three years when I realized that I had no idea where he’d be going next.  The school he was at was a real school (not a daycare center), they…
Patterns

Patterns

Our Kindergarten students have been using concrete and visual models to learn about patterns. Using models in math makes those concepts easier to understand and remember. And why are patterns important? Patterns are the building blocks to higher level math (Statistics, Algebra, Measurement) and it all starts in Kindergarten!
Partner Pals

Partner Pals

Multi-age classes, activities, and play are integral to Crestmont’s philosophy. One of the ways we encourage multi-age connections is through Partner Pals. Younger children are partnered with an older buddy and engage in a variety of activities together throughout the year. Multi-age connections benefit both younger and older children, as…
Read-A-Thon is Here!

Read-A-Thon is Here!

  Crestmont’s annual Read-A-Thon is here! Students were thrilled to meet two therapy reading dogs, Kyle and Kobi, and their handlers Ruth and John on Wednesday. They learned what our Read-A-Thon is all about and how these pups love to read with the children. Our Read-A-Thon will be going on…