• Every week an electronic Newsletter will be emailed out to everyone who subscribed from our homepage on the Carden website (www.cardenoftucson.org)

• The youngest child will receive a Friday Packet of important information that may need to be signed and returned to the Office. Keep an eye out for it!

• Parents need to read through the Newsletter every week and find the link for the Squad Points


• Date: Monday, August 6, 2018

• Back to School Time: 6:00 pm

• Location: Individual Classrooms

 Come meet your child’s teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. Every 15 minutes, a page will go to all classrooms for you to change rooms if you need to meet with more than one teacher.


• Root Beer Floats: 6:00 pm

• Location: MPR

• Price: $1.00

Root Beer Floats will be sold by students attending the Washington DC Trip. All proceeds go to the DC Trip.


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



$6.00 per individual or $9.00 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 


"It doesn't matter when we start. It doesn't matter where we start. all that matters is that we start."



 Please join the PTO for their next meeting

August 16, 2018 in the 7th Grade Room at 3:30 pm.

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!


July 2018 

• Tuesday, July 31st -- Show Choir Try-Outs at 2:15 pm

August 2018 

• Friday, August 3rd -- 8th Grade Opening

• Monday, August 6th -- Back to School Night & Root Beer Floats at 6 pm

• Tuesday, August 7th -- Dollar For Duds

• Tuesday, August 7th -- Fall Sports Start

• Thursday, August 9th -- Board Meeting at 4 pm

• Thursday, August 9th -- Sports Meeting at 5 pm

• Friday, August 10th -- 7th Grade Opening

• Tuesday, August 14th -- Cross Country Starts

• Thursday, August 16th -- PTO Meeting at 3:30 pm

• Friday, August 17th -- 6th Grade Opening

• Thursday, August 23rd -- Noon Dismissal

• Friday, August 24th -- 5th Grade Opening

• Monday, August 27th -- Progress Reports Sent Home

• Friday, August 31st -- 4th Grade Opening


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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