Community Events

Come join us for our events open to the entire community.

Read for the Record

Read for the Record

Crestmont participated in Jumpstart’s Read for the Record, the world’s largest shared reading experience, reaching over 2 million people. Thirty kids (and their teachers) from kindergarten, first, and second grade listened to one of our parents read Quackers, a story about a cat who thinks he’s a duck. It’s a…
POSTPONED – Community Harvest Fest

POSTPONED – Community Harvest Fest

Due to the increase in smoke and air quality advisories, the Community Harvest Fest will be POSTPONED until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience. ———————————— Crestmont’s Community Harvest Fest is Saturday, October 14th from 11-2 PM. This year’s festival will be a collaboration between Open Door and Crestmont School…
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 –…
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…
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…
Harvest Festival and Market October 15th

Harvest Festival and Market October 15th

A celebration of Fall for the whole family! Featuring: Pumpkin Patch Swap and Shop (bring some/take some gently used kids clothes, kids books, and kids Halloween costumes) Food Games Kids Crafts Saturday, Oct 15, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm At Crestmont School, 6226 Arlington Blvd, Richmond, CA This is a…
Another Great Season of Crestmont Summer Camp

Another Great Season of Crestmont Summer Camp

More than 50 kids attended Crestmont’s second season of summer camp.  Highlights included the giant water slide, trips to the Oakland Zoo, MOCHA Children’s Museum, and the El Cerrito Pool, pizza and tortilla-making, tons of construction and art projects, and the kid-run carnival on the last day.  In addition to…