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Crissman Student Leaders host Hats for Helping! November 20th- December 8th

Any student who brings in a canned good or an unused toy will be allowed to wear Hat for Helping on Friday December 1stor Friday December 8th. Bring in two canned goods or unused toys and wear a hat both days!! Hats must be baseball or fashion hats – NO CRAZY HATS!

Holiday Food Drive 
This year we will be collecting canned food, soups, fruit, dry goods, etc. to be donated to the Shelby Lions who will distribute it to needy families. Boxes to fill with goodies will be located in the lobby. 

Toys for Tots

Children who are not as fortunate to have presents to open under a tree will benefit from our Toys for Tots collection. Toys for Tots is sponsored by the United States Marine Corps. We will be collecting new unwrapped toys for two weeks beginning November 27th. The last day for the collection will be Friday December 8th. There will be a box in the lobby where the toys can be dropped off. The toys should be in their original box or package. 

2nd Grade Safe Snack Sale- December 3rd
Snacks are 50¢. Money raised goes to help a Crissman family in need. 

Let’s make wishes come true this holiday season!



The mission of Crissman Elementary School, in partnership with parents and the community, is to provide a safe, positive and productive learning environment that fosters academic excellence and recognizes individual uniqueness. We will strive to prepare students for their future in an ever changing world.

Kindergarten Open House on March 14th at Crissman Elementary.

Utica Community Schools is Michigan's second largest school district.  

Student achievement in the district outpace all county, state and national averages. The district's graduation rate is 12 points higher than the state average and students are staff are regularly honored for excellence.

For more information on Utica Community Schools, please visit this link