MAP Testing starts at the elementary tomorrow and goes through next week. Kids, get to bed on time, eat breakfast in the mornings and come ready to Rock The MAP!
Wow! What a program last night. A BIG thanks to Mrs. Currence & her son, Alex for the special video shared at the program. Wanna see it? Check out the app under News. Makes me Cougar Proud!!
Tonight's the night! Join us for the Spring Program & Art Show. Come early for the Book Fair, starting at 6. Kids to rooms by 6:45. Program starts at 7. Shuttles available from HS.
It's almost here! The Spring Program & Art Show are this Thur, 4/19. Come early for the Book Fair & bake sale. Students report to rooms by 6:45. Show starts @ 7. Bus shuttle to/from HS available.
MAP testing begins next week for 7th and 8th grade. Please make sure your student is at school, and that they eat a nutritious breakfast and gets plenty of rest. 8th-12 grade EOC's begin April 26th.
The elementary PTO meeting for tonight has been canceled.
Brrr! A cold night for ballgames. Cougars in La Monte tonight where the girls lost a close one 9-8 and the boys won 25-5.
CRHS Baseball Saturday 4/7 location has been moved and will be played at Lincoln 2pm and 4pm
Crest Ridge JH Track on Monday 4/9 will be held at Higginsville High School instead of Santa Fe due to the track conditions.
Crest Ridge thanks YOU for passing Project K.I.D.S. Phase 2 with such a large margin! We look forward to working hard to make sure our facilities stay excellent!
Bus #7 running up to 30 mins late.
Thursday 4/5 CR Baseball and Softball @ St. Paul will be Varsity only. Baseball can be heard on KMMO Radio
CRHS track meet at Holden originally scheduled on 4/6 has been moved to Thursday 4/5 in an effort to avoid the forecast of snow!
Tuesday 4/3 Crest Ridge HS Track Cancelled and Golf Cancelled due to the weather
Monday 4/2 CRHS SB/BB at Northwest today is Cancelled due to the weather
Monday 4/2 CRJH Junior High track meet at Holden today is Cancelled due to the weather.
Cougars SB/BB remain undefeated with wins over Windsor tonight.
Coach Behler wants to invite any 3-6 graders who would like to join the morning exercise and fitness group. They meet every Tues and Thurs from 7:20-7:45. Hope to see you there!
Baseball/Softball make-up game vs Windsor will be played today 3/28 here at Crest Ridge as long as the rain holds off
Reminder that Crest Ridge will have school tomorrow, 3-29-18. This is a make-up day from our 2-22-18 school closing. Thank you.
PTO Math Rocks! fundraiser forms are due no later than tomorrow! Students will take their facts tests tomorrow.
Monday 3/26 Hwy M is flooded in bridge areas, bus routes may run a few minutes late due to the high water.
CRHS SB/BB @ Windsor Monday 3/26 is Cancelled due to the rain.
Epilepsy Awareness day is Monday, March 26. Wear purple in support of those impacted. Hat day at the high school, proceeds collected will go to the Epilepsy Awareness Foundation.
Congratulations to all the students who performed today at the 2018 MSHSAA solo & small esemble contest! The following students received an exemplary rating and will be attending state: Dakota Ashworth (vocal & tuba), Megan Burns (alto sax), SATB Ensemble, Alli Grace (trumpet), Mixed Brass Quintet, Taylor Hurley (bari sax), Jacob Reed (vocal), Makaela Chugg (vocal), Percussion Trio The following students received an outstanding rating: Amelia Franklin (vocal), Kyra Johnson (vocal), Tiffany Gudde (flute), Jacob Reed (trombone), Kayla Vaughan (trumpet), Montana Mistler (tenor sax), Ariana Badua (vocal), Phoebe Shelton (flute), Kaylea Rodgers (clarinet) Congratulations to everyone who performed! 🎶🎼
Cougar baseball gets another big win last night against Green Ridge 24-8 putting them at 3-0 on the season. It’s a great day to be a Cougar!!
Tonight's the night! The PTO Lip Sync Battle starts at 6:30. Free admission to show and dessert & basket auction.
Lady Cougar softball records the win over Green Ridge 13-8 to go 4-0 to start the season.
Lady Cougars defeat Orrick 8-1
The Elementary PTO "Math Rocks!" pledge sheets can be turned in through 3/26.
CRHS SB/BB for tonight has been cancelled and rescheduled for Wednesday 3/21 4:30pm.
I will not be at the school on tomorrow, 3/15, for the morning fitness club. I apologize for any inconvenience!
Parent/Teacher's Conferences and Pre-Enrollment, Crest Ridge Secondary Schools, 4-8 Wed. Mar. 14, & 2-7, Thur. Mar. 15. 2018 Freshman (8th this yr) Orientation, Thur. Mar. 15 @ 5:30. Start in Office.
Have questions about the Crest Ridge PROPOSITION K.I.D.S. Phase 2 Bond Issue on the April ballot? http://5il.co/2nnq
Remember to download the Tyler SIS Student 360 app. School progress and activities for our students and parents! Instructions can be found at link http://5il.co/2y3a
There will be no After School Care on Wednesday, March 14 or Thursday, March 15 due to Parent Teacher Conferences. Please call and make other arrangements.
Proud to see the 2018 NJHS and NHS inductees at tonight’s induction ceremony. Congrats to all.
3-6 grade students can join Coach Behler for AM exercise on Tues and Thur from 7:20-7:45. Hope to see you there!
2018-19 District School Calendar is posted on the website and app under NEWS feed.
Parents of athletes, check out the News Feed for Links to sign-up to help with the youth basketball Trn THIS WEEKEND. This fund raiser supports all Crest Ridge athletics.
Reminder: CRHS Winter Sports&Cheer Recognition and Banquet Sunday March 4 6:00pm @ Church of Hope 580 NW 105rd
4th & 5th grade Sock Hop is Dr. Seuss. Keeping with the spirit week days it’s pajama day.
Lady Cougars down 2 with 2 minutes to go.
Lady Cougars lead 23 to 21 at halftime in Sectionals
Get your dancing shoes on!!!! Friday, 1:30-2:45, the 4th & 5th grade will have their sock hop. 6th grade will have their dance 6:30-8:30 in the elementary gym. Looking forward to the fun!!!!
Family Reading Night is Thurs 3/1 6pm at the elementary. Dr. Seuss themed reading activities, dinner, books & prizes. Make plans to attend. RSVP to email@example.com
Final 51-31. Girls play tomorrow Friday 2/23 at 5:15pm
CRE will be having a spirit week in conjunction with Dr. Seuss week Feb 26-Mar 2. Monday- Hat Day Tuesday- Twin Day Wednesday- Career Day Thursday- Crazy Hair Day Friday- OH Day
The Olympics? Politics? Page 6 material compared to this week's headlines in CRS in 3 Minutes or Less. Check it out in the News section.
Cougars play a great game but fall short 73-75. Great job this season it’s been fun watching you play!
CR JR High Spg sports practice begins 3/5.All pre-participation physical info must be completed online using the Privit profile link https://crcougars-mo.e-ppe.com. Further instructions in news feed
CRHS Spg sports practice begins 2/26.All pre-participation physical info must be completed online using the Privit profile link https://crcougars-mo.e-ppe.com. Further instructions in news feed
Weblink for HS Girls Basketball District Play-off @ Archie 9:00pm Tuesday 2/20. http://www.prepcasts.com/event/gbb-c2d13-day-2-archie-2-20-18/?instance_id=7957
Weblink for HS Boys Basketball District Play-off @ Archie 6:00pm Monday 2/19. http://www.prepcasts.com/event/bbb-c2d13-day-1-archie-2-19-18/?instance_id=7955
Archie will have meals each night of the District Play-off available for $5
Reminder...school will be in session on Monday, February 19th (President's Day). This is a make-up day from the January 16th school closing.
HS Basketball at St. Paul Thurs. Feb. 15th start time will be 5:00pm Bus time 3:30
Cougars basketball in Sweet Springs tonight for 3 games. JV boys win 50-43. Varsity girls win 52-31. Varsity boys lose in OT 56-58.
There is no time like the present to catch up on school events. Catch this week's CRS in 3 Minutes or Less. Always available in the News Section on the CR app or website.
Parents, please check out the information in the NEWS section concerning the upcoming Booster Club Basketball Tournament March 9-11. Your help is needed. Sign up today!
Check out the Area FFA Proficiency Award Winners in the News Feed!
This week's edition of CRS in 3 Minutes or Less is now available in the news feed. It was a busy week--hit the highlights.
The PTO Lip Sync Battle auditions scheduled for tomorrow, 2/6, have been rescheduled due to possible bad weather. The new audition date is 2/13 from 4-6 PM.
CRE Newsletter is posted in the News section of the app!!!
The Varsity boys get a big win over Orrick 61-46
Varsity girls drop a tough one losing to Orrick 34-48
JV boys put it to Orrick 50-17 final
Find information about Kindergarten Enrollment and 3, 4 & 5 year old screening!
Tough loss for Lady Cougars to Lone Jack. 48-44
Still tied 44-44 with 1:30 to go
Its all tied up after 3 quarters 32-32 varsity gorls vs Lone Jack
The Varsity Boys get a big win in the first round of the Quarry Coty Cougar Classic over KC Lutheran. CR 54 Lutheran 53
Srs. and parents, Financial Aid for college assistance will be available this evening, 7:00 pm in the computer lab across from the office. We will help with FAFSA, award letters, and scholarships.
The "snow days are awful" edition of CRS in 3 Minutes or Less is available in the news feed. Stay informed.
Cougars drain 13 3-pointers but fall short in scrappy game with KC Luthern. Final Cougars 61 Lutheran 65.
Put a W in the book for the Varsity Girls with just over a minute to go the girls are ahead 54-35 over KC Lutheran
Tonight is Family Reading Night! Make plans to join us from 6:00-7:15 for fun Winter Theme activities. Hope to see you there!
An explanation of this morning's delay with Bus Route #2 is on the "NEWS" feed of our district website at www.crestridge.org
Bus 2 is finishing student pickups and will back at school at approximately 8:45a.m.
Bus 2 is running 15-20 minutes behind due to mechanical issues. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Basketball games at Lexington on 1/16 will be played as scheduled.
Crest Ridge Schools will not be in session Tuesday, January 16th due to wind-chill and refreezing roads.
There will be NO After School CARE today.
All Students will be dismissed at 11:30am today, 1-11-18 due to inclement weather. Please call bus dispatch if you are unsure of drop off times or experiencing delays.
Check out this week's CRS in 3 Minutes or Less in the News section in the app or on the website.
Quick Update, JV boys basketball v Concordia on Tuesday 1/9 is back to a full game starting at 4:30 with Varsity girls and Varsity boys to follow.
Today’s game schedule at Archie 2pm - 2 qtrs JV Boys then Varsity Girls and Varsity Boys to finish the day. GO COUGARS
Happy New Year! Reminder that January 15 is a makeup day for our October 24 school cancellation.
12/22 Friday 7:00 CR Alumni Basketball game. Women’s scrimmage will start at 7 followed by the Men’s. Join us for fun and memories. Please spread the word and RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. All Crest Ridge alumni and staff are encouraged to come and play.
Don't forget the JH/HS play is at 7pm tonight and tomorrow night in the elementary gym.
Big Events Ahead! Stay current with CRS in 3 Minutes or Less--available under the "News" tab in the app or on the website.
To all Crest Ridge Elementary and Secondary students, don't forget to wear your Royals gear tomorrow for the district wide assembly
NO Walk to School tomorrow. It will be too cold.
The Elementary Christmas programs are this week! K-3 is Monday 12/11 @ 7pm and 4-6 is on Tues 12/12 @ 7pm. Shuttle service from the HS parking lot both nights starting at 6pm.
Check out the long-awaited new edition of CRS in 3 Minutes or Less! Look for it in the news feed.
Cougar Club After School is having a Family Night tomorrow, December 1st. Dinner @ 6:00. We will be playing bingo @ 6:30 in the library. No Family Feud.
Fall Sports Awards Night, Wednesday Nov.29, Johnson County Fairgrounds, CC & VB 6pm, Banquet 7pm, FB 7:30pm Dress is semi-formal, no t-shirts or hats, FB bring side dish, VB/CC bring dessert, main dish provided by the Crest Ridge Athletic Booster Club
JH Basketball Game time for both girls and boys is 6:45pm
November edition of Senior Newsletter can be found on website under Counseling Department.
Tonight's JH Basketball Games: Girls 5:30pm; Boys 8:00pm here at Crest Ridge
The YBL Board has elected to keep the games here at CR this year. If your child hasn't signed up, it's not too late. We need 3/4 grade boys and 5/6 girls and boys to make a third team. Sign up ASAP.
The new edition of CRS in 3 Minutes or Less is available in the News Feed. Be woke on school events.
Veterans Day is this Friday. Breakfast starts at 7:45 with a program following at 8:30. If you haven't done so, please RSVP by Thursday.
The JH Basketball Game at Higginsville this Friday 11/10 has been moved to 11/27 5:30pm due to Higginsville hosting a football play-off game this Friday.
CR YBL Board invites parents to come to their meeting tonight @ 7pm in the CR Bus Barn. They will be discussing whether or not to have 3-6 grade traveling teams.
Congratulations to Taylor Hurley who made first chair baritone saxophone in the 2017 WCMMEA Honor Band! Taylor will be auditioning for MMEA State Band in December! 🎷🎼🎶
Tough loss, but a great season. Cougars fall to Lincoln, 20-0. District runner-up.
Check out citylinktv on the internet for a possible broadcast of tonight's football game vs Lincoln
JH Boys playing for the Tournament Championship tonight at Santa Fe
JH Basketball tonight. Boys only, game time 7:30pm @ Santa Fe
Help us build our CRE Veterans Wall of Honor. Please either send a copy of photo or email to email@example.com by November 8. Info to include: Name, Rank, Branch, Relationship to student.
The winners of the FFA Hog Raffle are - JP Powell and Nancy Baker. Thank you all for purchasing tickets and supporting the Crest Ridge FFA
Weather forecast for tomorrow AM is too cold. No Walk to School.
7-12 student grade cards are being sent home with students today. Be looking for them parents!
There is a new edition of CRS in 3 minutes or Less available in the news feed. Get up to date!
JH Basketball tonight Girls 5pm Boys 6:15pm @ Santa Fe
Students are NOT to wear costumes to school tmrw. They'll change at 1:30. Parade @ 1:45, parties @ 2:00. Parents welcome to help w/ costumes and enjoy parade and parties.
Attention JH Basketball parents, game time tonight is 7:30pm. However, games may start early if prior games run ahead of time.
Cougars win 40-28 We head to Lincoln next Friday night
Cougars lead 40-12 in the 4th
Cougars score again 33-6
Cougars lead 25-6 at the half
Cougars lead 19-6 with 2 minutes left in the half
Due to the shortened week, the YBL deadline has been extended to Friday, November 3rd. Forms are in the elementary office.
High School Basketball practice begins Monday October 30.Be sure to have your physical information entered into the PRIVIT website. If you are already in, be sure to add yourself to basketball.
Cougars 42-0 after 3
28-0 on the 73 yard pass play Matthews to Ring
Cougars ahead 21-0 over Appleton City with 2 minutes left in the first half.
Our students and staff honor Conner, and begin their own healing through beautiful art and words. Thank you, Mrs. Deatherage.
Crest Ridge Booster Club will be hosting a Chili Dinner Tonight from 5-7pm. Chili with all the fixings, drink & homemade dessert. $5 Bounce House & Music (Elementary North End)
There will be a moment of silence before the kickoff of tonight's game in remembrance of the lives we so tragically lost from our Crest Ridge community this week.
School will be cancelled on Tuesday, October 24th. Make up day will be January 15th, 2018.
Cougars Vollyball falls to Santa Fe in the district semi-final ending their season. Thanks for the excitement and memories ladies
One of our students was involved in a traumatic accident yesterday. There is a community event of support this evening at the football field at 6:30. Extra counselors will be available at both buildings tomorrow.
As promised--the link to the last FFA trapshooting event. They have a makeup event next week as well. https://sites.google.com/site/area7ffatrapshootucm/home
The final at Adrian Cougars 18 Adrian 14. Cougars win!!!
Junior High Cougars finish the season 5-1 with a 45-12 victory over Santa Fe.
JV FB ahead 12-8 over Adrian at the half
Tonight's JV Football game will be played at Adrian starting at 5:30pm
Final score, Cougars win 61-26 over the Orioles.
Cougars in Concordia tonight. With 5:45 to go in the first half, Cougars lead the Orioles 29-12.
Just a reminder to vote for CR athetes Reagan Shippy and Avery Matthews for the DSJ athlete of the week! http://www.dailystarjournal.com/athletes/
New Senior Newsletter just posted! MENU--> DEPARTMENTS--> COUNSELING DEPARTMENT.
The Homecoming Wrap Up Edition of CRS in 2 minutes (ish) or Less is available in the news section.
Crest Ridge Athletic Booster Club Tailgate. Tonight Sept 29th 5pm-7pm on the north end of the elementary parking lot. $5 BBQ dinner, bounce house, games & music.Come cheer on our undefeated COUGARS!
The cross country team had a great day at Cass Midway Wednesday. Jaeger Brandes took 2nd place in the Jr Jigh race with a great finish. All of the HS runners ran the best times of the year with Dakota Ashworth cutting over 1 & a half minutes off his PR.
STUCO Homecoming Dance will follow the game tonight. Admission is $3 per person (no couples discount). Dance will start 30 minutes after the game ends and will last for 2 hours.
The JH girls B team beat Wellington in 3 games. 25-19, 18-25, 15-11
The JH girls A vollyball team lost in two games to Wellington. 17-25, 7-25
JH Volleyball game time tonight has been moved up to 5:00pm
CR Booster Club homecoming tailgate Sept. 29th 5pm-7pm. Pulled Pork dinner $5. Music, BBQ and Games
Don't forget if the HS collects $500 in the Battle for Brynn, Mr. Frank and Coach Woolsey will wear cheer skirts tomorrow.
Homecoming Week Edition of CRS in 2 Minutes or Less is available under the news section.
Contemplating art work at Daum museum at SFCC.
Jv volleyball lost to sherwood in 3 games. 25-16, 18-25, 10-15.
The lady cougars varsity beat sherwood in 3 games. 25-27, 25-11, 25-21.
Cougar Club After School is starting Archery! Elementary starts Wednesday from 3:30-5:00. Sign up the office during After School Care. Contact me for more information.
Cougar Club After School is starting Archery! Secondary starts Thursday from 3:30-5:00. Pick up at the Elementary. Permission slips are in the library. Please sign and return by Wednesday! Contact me for more information.
The Varsity Volleyball team will play 1st at 5:30pm tonight followed by the JV. Games are at Sherwood.
Cougars win, 52-29
Halftime score, Cougars lead 30-22
End of 1Q, Cougars lead 14-7
Thanks for donating school supplies for Elm Grove Elem after they were hit by Hurricane Harvey. Thank you Zephyr Manufacturing in Sedalia. They've partnered with CRE to get the supplies to TX.
Homecoming 2017 is Battle for Brynn Week (9/25-9/29)! Look in the "news" section for all the great activities!
It is time for a new CRS in 2 minutes or Less! Find it in the "news" section to keep up to date!
Silver and Singles for Seniors - Fundraiser "Do you have extra change in your pocket weighing you down? Is that paper money sticking out of your wallet making you feel unorganized? The Class of 2018 is here to help! Between the first and second quarters of tonight's game, our Seniors will be hustling through the crowd to collect your coins and dollars. The money collected will be used to help fund various Senior activities. Thanks in advance for your support!!!
A full night of VB in Concordia for our Lady Cougars. JH go down in 2. JV wins in 2 and Varsity wins over the Lady O's after 3.
Just a reminder: Senior Parent Meeting tonight at 6:30 in the HS Library Media Center
Looking for an opportunity to support the football team, Dri-fit T-shirts are available from any player or coach for $20
JH Cougars move to 2-0 on the season with a 54-8 victory over Concordia! Way to go Green!
JH Football dominating Concordia 54-0 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.
JH Football up 8-0 vs. Concordia at the end of the first quarter. Go Cougars!
Please check out a new edition of CRS in 2 Minutes or Less. You can find it in the "news" section of the website or app.
JH Football Cougars still lead Lone Jack 50-0 at the end of the 3rd quarter.
JV FB today (9/5) has been moved to Sweet Springs at 6:30pm. JH FB still plays at Lone Jack 5:00pm.
Final score, Cougars win 60-13.
Heading into the 4Q, Cougars lead 54-13.
Cougars vs. Lone Jack tonight. At the end of 1Q, Cougars lead 27-0.
Seniors need to wear nice clothing for pictures on Friday, September 1. They will also need to bring $25 for their packet which will include an 8x10 of the class and wallets.
Crest Ridge Elem: Tomorrow is Walk to School day. Join Coach on the track from 7:30-7:50.
ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS! The first edition of the 2017-18 Senior Newsletter can be found on the district website at MENU--> DEPARTMENTS--> COUNSELING DEPARTMENT.
Stay in the know, with CRS in 2 minutes or less. A weekly video news update. Just click the link in the "News" section of the CR app or website.
Pass to #5, Sr Wyatt Simpson for a TD. 28-6 w/ 2:30 to go.
With 10:45 left in 4Q, Cougars score again. 22-6!
Touchdown, Cougars! QB keeper + 2 pt conversion. Cougars lead 16-6.
2Q Update: Cougars take the lead 8-6!
Cougars taking on Santa Fe tonight. End of 1Q, Cougars down 6-0.
Cougars volleyball takes the home opener in 2 games
Some buses are running late this morning due to high water.
Cougars JV wins hard-fought battle vs. Archie 42-38
Bus returning from eclipse viewing had mirror broken by passing vehicle . No student injuries. Relief bus has been sent to pick up students.
Cougars with the win 7-6 over Archie
Davis with the INT and busts one open for 6
Meet the Cougars!! 7pm tonight in the HS Gym