The St. Jude Math-A-Thon information packets will be sent home TODAY. Please review the packet. If you are interested in participating, return the permission slip by Wednesday, February 14th to the Office.


Any questions, contact Mrs. Jeppson at bjeppson@cardenoftucson.org



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*


Love of Reading Week


February 26th - March 2nd


A reading path will be sent home Monday, February 19th with EACH student. After their reading path has been completed, students will have an opportunity to pick out a book from the Office during Love of Reading Week as their prize.

Each day is a different theme from Dr. Seuss. Students may come dressed as described below. A Dr. Seuss book matching the day will be read to the school at the end of the day.

• Monday, February 26th: Stripes Day (Book: Cat in the Hat)

• Tuesday, February 27th: Silly Socks (Book: Fox in Socks)

• Wednesday, February 28th: Mismatched Clothes (Book: Wacky Wednesday)

• Thursday, March 1st: Sports Day (Book: Oh, the Things You Can Do That are Good For You)

• Friday, March 2nd: Star Wars/Space Clothes (Book: There's No Place Like Space)


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 


"The most WASTED of all days is ONE without LAUGHTER."



 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!



• Tuesday, February 13th -- DC Informational Meeting @ 5:30 pm in the MPR (5th-7th Grades)

• Thursday, February 15th -- Board Meeting @ 4:00 pm

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

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

• Tuesday, February 20th -- Carden Demonstrations (K - 5th Grades)

• Wednesday, February 21st -- Carden Demonstrations (6th - 8th Grades)

• 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

• Monday, February 26th -- Love of Reading Week - Dr. Suess (Wear Stripes)

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

• Tuesday, February 27th -- Love of Reading Week - Dr. Suess (Wear Silly Socks)

• Wednesday, February 28th -- Love of Reading Week - Dr. Suess (Mismatched Clothes)

MARCH 2018 

• Thursday, March 1st -- Love of Reading Week - Dr. Suess (Sports Day)

• Friday, March 2nd -- Love of Reading Week - Dr. Suess (Star Wars/Space Clothes)

• Friday, March 2nd -- Movie Night on the Grass (The Sandlot)



• Saturday, February 10th -- Soccer Game (1st-3rd) @ Ann Day Field 2 @ 10:00 am

• Saturday, February 10th -- Soccer Game (4th-6th) @ Ann Day Full Field @ 1:00 pm

• Saturday, February 17th -- Soccer Game (1st-3rd) @ Ann Day Field 1 @ 9:00 am

• Saturday, February 17th -- Soccer Game (4th-6th) @ Ann Day Full Field @ 2:00 pm

MARCH 2018 

• Saturday, March 3rd -- Soccer Game (1st-3rd) @ Ann Day Field 1 @ 10:00 am

• Saturday, March 3rd -- Soccer Game (4th-6th) @ Ann Day Full Field @ 1:00 pm

• Saturday, March 10th -- Soccer Game (1st-3rd) @ Ann Day Field 2 @ 10:00 am

• Saturday, March 10th -- Soccer Game (4th-6th) @ Ann Day Full Field @ 2:00 pm

• Saturday, March 17th -- Soccer Game (1st-3rd) @ Ann Day Field 1 @ 9:00 am

• Saturday, March 17th -- Soccer Game (4th-6th) @ Ann Day Full Field @ 2:00 pm

• Saturday, March 24th -- Soccer Game (1st-3rd) @ Ann Day Field 2 @ 9:00 am

• Saturday, March 24th -- Soccer Game (4th-6th) @ Ann Day Full Field @ 1:00 pm


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

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