Crestmont Events

Crestmont events are a time for our co-op membership to gather and support each other, celebrate each other, and learn together.

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…
Admissions Open House

Admissions Open House

You are invited to come to Crestmont School’s Admissions Open House. Crestmont School is the Bay Area’s only cooperative K-8 school. Located in the scenic hills of Richmond, California, near the El Cerrito border, it was founded in 1969 with the goal of creating an environment that encourages curiosity, critical…
Book Fair!

Book Fair!

Come to our Annual Crestmont Book Fair this week! Our book fair is open to the public and a percentage of the proceeds go to support our school library. Dates: November 2-3 Times: 7:30am-8:30am, 12:00pm – 1:15pm, and 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Crestmont Goes Camping

Crestmont Goes Camping

Every year, Crestmont families come together near the beginning of the school year for a fun camping trip. There’s something about being out in nature out of cell service – finding garter snakes, playing games, eating junk food (so much junk food!), getting dirty (so much dirt!) – that brings…
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,…
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…
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…