Intended Enrollment Forms for the NEXT school year have been sent home. This week is the second notice. Forms MUST be returned by Monday, January 29th to reserve your spot in the upcoming school year enrollment.


6th Annual Carden of Tucson

National School Choice Celebration


Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Location: Carden of Tucson (Stage Area)

5260 N. Royal Palm Dr.

Tucson, AZ 85705


Join the Carden Families to Celebrate Your School Choice


All will be Dancing ~ Singing ~ Eating Delicious Chili with Treats ~ STEM Hands-On Booths ~ Listen to Special Guests


Invite Friends, Family, Coworkers, etc.


This is a FREE event for everyone to enjoy!


Rodeo Program & Grandparents Day


Join us for this awesome event! Bring anyone and everyone! Students may wear western clothes (no spurs or weapons).


Students will put on an incredible program to share with parents, grandparents and friends.



When: Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Time: 1:30 pm

Location: Carden of Tucson (Stage Area)


*Students will be released after the program has ended*


March 5th - March 9th is Spirit Week!

The dress days are as follows:

• Monday, March 5th -- Candyland Monday - Come dressed in your favorite pajamas! (must be appropriate)

• Tuesday, March 6th -- Game of Life Tuesday - What do you want to be when you grow up? Dress in your career outfit

• Wednesday, March 7th -- Guess Who Wednesday - Can we guess which character you are? You can be anything from a character in a book to a character from a movie. Get creative!

• Thursday, March 8th -- Cranium Thursday - It's a Steve Urkel kind of day! Wear your best nerd outfit.

• Friday, March 9th -- Battleship Friday - Which class has the MOST spirit?!?! Come decked out in your classrooms color from head to toe! K - Green, 1st - Yellow, 2nd - Orange, 3rd - Red, 4th - Pink, 5th - Purple, 6th - White, 7th - Blue, 8th - Black, Staff - Rainbow


Click the link above to print out a copy of the Tax Credit paperwork. Please designate on the memo line the Tax year.


Click above to check out the School Calendar for this year!


Enrichment Program Hours:

Monday - Friday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm



$5.00 per individual or $8.00 per family billable in 15 minute increments.

*Any students not picked up by 5:00 pm, will be charged $10 per every 5 minutes passed 5 o'clock.


The Enrichment Program will NOT be available on half days. 

Billing Statements will be sent home weekly. Statements are to be paid in a timely manner. Payment methods include cash, check (made payable to Shawn Chilton) or through the PayPal account. If you would like to pay through the Enrichment Program PayPal account, please click on the following LINK. 

Thank you,

Ms. Chilton 


"Show up in every single moment like you're meant to be there."



 Please join the PTO for their next meeting on Thursday, February 15th at 6:00 pm in the MPR.

A great way to support Carden of Tucson is linking your Amazon account to an Amazon Smiles Account. Follow this LINK to start using Amazon Smiles. You have the option to choose the charitable organization which would be Carden of Tucson. Thank you for your continued support!


January 2018 

• Wednesday, January 24th -- School Choice Event from 4-6 pm

• Friday, January 26th -- Geography Bee @ 1:30 pm

February 2018 

• Thursday, February 1st -- Spelling Bee @ 1:30 pm

• Tuesday, February 6th -- Dollar For Duds

• Thursday, February 8th -- Spring Pictures @ 8:30 am

• Thursday, February 8th -- Noon Dimissal

• Friday, February 9th -- Science Fair - Results (data charts/graphs & abstracts) Due

• Thursday, February 15th -- PTO Meeting @ 6:00 pm

• Friday, February 16th -- Science Fair - Conclusions Due

• Wednesday, February 21st -- Rodeo Program @ 1:30 pm

• Thursday, February 22nd -- Rodeo Break (No School)

• Friday, February 23rd -- Rodeo Break (No School)

• Monday, February 26th -- Science Fair - Whole Project Due

• Tuesday, February 27th -- 2nd Grade Field Trip to Desert Museum (8:30-12:00)


REMINDER: Friday dress code is navy blue bottoms with a red or white polo.

The Squad Point Link is located HERE. 

Enter your family name with the provided link.


Keepin' up with Carden!

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