Spring Gala & Auction March 25

Spring Gala & Auction March 25

The Fundraising Team is busy planning this years Gala for all adults to enjoy on Saturday, March 25th from 6-11 pm at the Hillside Community Church in El Cerrito. This year we will have live music, hors d’oeuvres, libations and a fantastic chef prepared dinner! Saturday March 25th 6:00pm –…
Crestmont Announces Middle School Expansion

Crestmont Announces Middle School Expansion

We are excited to share the news that Crestmont School will begin expansion to a K-8 school next year, 2017-18, starting with our first 6th Grade class! Middle school is a time of intense growth – physical, social, emotional, and cognitive. It is a critical time in the development of…
Our Science Program In Action

Our Science Program In Action

Crestmont Science Teacher Beth Touchette recently led the 4th/5th grade classes through a unit of study called “Super Animals”. The children studied many aspects of animal physiology including digestive systems, skin/scales/fur, and different types of teeth. In particular they focused on how animal bodies differ to make the animals successful…
Come to the Crestmont Flea Market!

Come to the Crestmont Flea Market!

Please join us for a completely unique and wonderful Crestmont tradition: Crestmont Flea Market Thursday, February 2nd Between 1:00 and 2:30 PM At Crestmont School, 6226 Arlington, Richmond Grab your quarters and dimes and bring your shopping bag! At the Crestmont Flea Market, you’ll find unique student-made crafts and artwork,…
Tours and Information Events

Tours and Information Events

Interested in learning more about Crestmont School? Those considering Crestmont School for the 2017-18 school year can click the green button below to schedule a tour starting in October.  The full list of tour dates, as well as more information about applying to Crestmont School, can be found here.  For K-4th…
Middle School Info Session – January 28

Middle School Info Session – January 28

Middle School Info Session, 10am-12pm We’ve had an amazing year at Crestmont! Come hear all about it! Meet our faculty and staff, learn about the Crestmont educational philosophy, hear from our excellent teachers, visit each class, get a feel for the unique benefits of our co-op, and familiarize yourself with…
Stone Soup 2016 – Nov 22nd

Stone Soup 2016 – Nov 22nd

It is time again for our wonderful Crestmont tradition, Stone Soup, based on the traditional folk tale of a newcomer to town who promises to make soup from just one stone. As the story goes, he fills a pot with water, adds the stone, and begins to stir and stir…
Diversity Book Fair

Diversity Book Fair

Crestmont is excited to announce the Crestmont Diversity Book Fair “Windows and Mirrors” — themed after Grace Lin’s TED Talk! This is a book fair for Crestmont School ~ Diverse Books for all ages Books provided by Hicklebee’s Independent Book Store and Barefoot Books Proceeds of all purchases go to…
Free Event November 9 – Mindfulness and Parenting

Free Event November 9 – Mindfulness and Parenting

Crestmont School  invites all parents to attend our special workshop on mindfulness and parenting. The presentation will be given by Koke Saavedra, a clinical psychologist with a depth of experience in teaching mindfulness. On the faculty of JFK University and the Wright Institute, Koke has worked with Kaiser, Google, and…