Carden of Tucson Faculty & Staff want to say THANK YOU for an amazing Teacher Appreciation Week. We appreciate the support and kind words from our students and families. 


Congratulations on the selection of Parker Harris, as a nominee for the 2018 Broadcom MASTERS (math, applied science, technology and engineering for rising stars), a program of Society for Science & the Public. Only the top 10% of middle school projects nationwide are invited to apply for the national competition.

Way to go Parker!


Our Annual Spaghetti Dinner and Talent Show is Monday, May 14th at 5:30 pm. This event is to help raise funds for student yearbooks at the end of the school year. Cost for dinner is $10/individual or $35/family.Come enjoy some great food, company and entertainment!


Contact the Office at 520.293.6661 or kmartinez@cardenoftucson.org if you have any questions.


Click on the image above to take our 2017-2018 Parent Survey.


The Dress Code for ALL students for the Dance Festival is navy blue bottoms with a white or red polo.


Fun Run, Kite Day and Water Day


When:      Thursday, May 24, 2018

Where:     Out on the Grass Fields

Time:     Kite Day/Water Day After the Fun Run


PLEASE provide your OWN kite!

• Kites must be assembled before coming to school.

• Fun Run to start the morning at 8:45 a.m.

• Students may wear running clothes for the day

• Kite Day and Water Day to follow with a Noon Dismissal*

• Water Day will consist of water balloon games

• The Enrichment Program is UNAVAILABLE after school

Information for the Fun Run was sent home by Coach Hendricks. If you have any questions about the Fun Run, contact Coach at phendricks@cardenoftucson.org or 520.222.4477


Want a chance to earn $100?

Contact Mrs. Jeppson or Mrs. Ram



During the transition between the Fun Run and Kite Day, snow cones will be available for purchase from the vendor, Snowie Snow Cones.

• Price: $2.00 per cup (CASH ONLY)

• Flavors: Tiger’s Blood, Banana, Pink Lemon Sour, Lemon Loves Lime, Blueberry, Grape, Zombie Virus, Zombie Anti-Virus

• Sugar Free Flavors: Peach Fuzz & Strawberry Lite


Click the link above to print out a copy of the 2018 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 


“You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will.”

– Stephen King



 Please join the PTO for their next meeting TBD.

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!


May 2018 

• Monday, May 14th -- Spaghetti Dinner and Talent Show

• Wednesday, May 16th -- Kindergarten Round-Up from 9-10:30 AM

• Friday, May 18th -- Staff & Volunteer Breakfast

• Friday, May 18th -- 7th Grade Opening

• Saturday, May 19th -- Dance Festival at 6:00 pm

• Thursday, May 24th -- Fun Run, Kite Day and Noon Dismissal

• Thursday, May 24th -- 8th Grade Graduation Dinner at 6:30 pm and Ceremony at 7:15 pm

• Friday, May 25th -- 8th Grade Opening

• Friday, May 25th -- Awards Assembly at 8:15 am


• Friday, May 11th -- Track Meet (CAA State Prelims) @ Valley Christian @ 5 pm

• Saturday, May 12th -- Track Meet (CAA State Finals) @ TBA @ 8:30 am


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.


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