Please make sure you notify the office of any changes in your students' enrollment for the 2014-2015 school year so that those on the waiting list can be accommodated. 

4th Quarter Openings!

May 23rd, 2014 at 8:10AM

7th & 8th Grade Opening! 

Friends and families welcome! 

Annual Dance Festival!

The Carden Dance Festival is Saturday, May 17th at Flowing Wells Junior High School. Students should arrive by 5:20 as the show will start at 5:30. 

All students should wear navy blue bottoms with a white polo. 

If you have any questions, please see Mr. Claridge. If your child/children will not be participating, please let Mr. Claridge know ASAP.

I thought I had sent this on Friday.  Dance Festival was outstanding.  Many thanks to all who attended.  Kudos to Mr. Claridge and the children.  Thanks to the teachers for their support. 

Free Reading Resource

The Arizona Department of Education is offering a free reading resource to ages three years and older.

Click here for more information and to sign up! The summer is a great time to log lots of reading hours! 

End of the year house keeping

Can you believe it's almost the end of the school year? Please make sure you pick up any medication you have in the office.

No Squad Points will be sent home this week.

Also, please make sure that you have paid all necessary tuition fees and supply donations.  

Congratulations to all of the students who participated in the Talent Show this year!  Great Show!!

Yearbooks will be passed out on the last day of school. If you did not purchase the Spaghetti Dinner, but would like to obtain a yearbook, please contact the office. 

Kindergarden Tuition and Supply Donation! 

Thank you to all of our families who have contacted the office regarding Kindergarden Tuition and Supply Donation!

If you have any questions, please contact the office.  All donations need to be completed before May 23rd. 

Go Cougars!

Giving Opportunity.

The Carden Community is coming together to support our students and their families who are dealing with health crises If you are interested in donating please follow this link!


Easy ways to help support Carden!

Don't forget to bring in your BoxTops and other easy ways to help Carden!

Tax Credits are being accepted in the office, see Miss Gardner or Mrs. Livingood with any questions!

Mae Carden thought of the week:

"The superior person always treats the other person as he would like to be treated."

-Mae Carden

Let's Bring Them Up Sensibly, pg. 28

The Carden PTO

Don't forget the next PTO meeting is Tuesday, May 27th at 4:30 PM! 

 Upcoming Events  

May 2014

  • Saturday, May 17th -- Dance Festival @ 5:30 PM @ Flowing Wells Jr. High School

  • Thursday, May 22nd -- Water Day!

  • Thursday, May 22nd- 8th Grade Graduation   Dinner @ 6:30 PM (By Invitation only)  Ceremony @ 7:15 Everyone Welcome

  • Friday, May 23rd -- Awards Ceremony @ 8:15 AM---Yearbook passed out---Early dismissal

July 2014

  • Wednesday, July 16th -- Middle School Orentation @ 10AM- 12:00

  • Saturday, July 19th -- Back to School BBQ

  • Monday, July 21st -- FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL!

Keepin' up with Carden!

Start following Carden on Facebook! Click here to "like" our page and show your support! We are communicating more and more using facebook! We want to make sure everyone is connected! 

 Also, please take a minute to review Carden of Tucson on!

Just a Few Friendly Reminders:

Every child must be registered in the After School Program (even if you never use it) so that if an emergency should arise and you are not able to arrive by 3:30 PM or if you have to drop your children off before 8 AM they will have a place to go. 

If you need forms please contact Mrs. O'Leary or the office.

Please use the car pool line when picking up or dropping off students.  If you need to go to office, park in the parking lot. 


If your student is absent, please call the office by 9:30AM. 

Children are asked to wear white or red tops and blue bottoms on Fridays.  Socks are to worn by all students.


Visitors on Campus!

Parents, friends, family, and visitors, if you are coming on campus, please make sure you sign in at the office! Do not go to the classroom without checking in at the office.

This will help keep classroom disruptions to a minimum and insure campus safety!

Thank you for your cooperation! 


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