Keepin' up with Carden!

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Pennies for Pasta begins Monday, November 5th and will run until Wednesday, November 21st. Each student will receive a box for change and bills to collect money for their classroom goals of $300. Top class will earn a pasta party from Olive Garden. Let's help to reach our school goal of $2,700!


THANK YOU to all of our volunteers, faculty and staff who helped run the Fall Carnival last week. We couldn't have done it without you! It was a great event with lots of fun had by all.


Thank you to all who have served and are currently serving our country. We are grateful!


Click the link above to print out a copy of the 2018 Tax Credit paperwork. Please designate on the memo line the Tax year.


Who doesn't love NACHOS and Root Beer Floats?!?!

The traveling DC students are selling nachos for $1.50 and/or Root Beer Floats for $1.00 from the office EVERY Friday at 2:30 pm to raise funds for their trip in March.

Thank you for the support!


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 after 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 


"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them."

-- John F. Kennedy



 Please join the PTO for their next meeting

November 15, 2018 in the 7th Grade Room at 3:15 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!


November 2018 

• Monday, November 12th -- No School - Veteran's Day Observance

• Tuesday, November 13th -- Progress Reports Sent Home

• Thursday, November 15th -- Da Drops for grades K-3

• Thursday, November 15th -- PTO Meeting at 3:30 pm

• Wednesday, November 21st -- Pennies For Pasta Ends

• Wednesday, November 21st -- 2nd Grade Thanksgiving Play at 10:30 am

• Wednesday, November 21st -- Noon Dismissal

• Thursday & Friday, November 22nd & 23rd -- Thanksgiving Break

December 2018 

• Tuesday, December 4th -- Dollar for Duds

• Thursday, December 6th -- Board Meeting at 4:00 pm

• Thursday, December 6th -- Peter Piper Pizza Event

• Friday, December 7th -- "Elf" Movie Night and Santa Pictures

• Thursday, December 13th -- PTO Meeting at 3:15 pm

• Friday, December 21st -- Schoolgivingmas at 8:00 am

• Friday, December 21st -- Christmas Program at 10:30 am

• Friday, December 21st -- Noon Dismissal

Winter Break: December 24th - January 4th


Please click on the Link below to enter your students name for Squad Point Submission.


If you continue to have problems, please reach out to Mrs. Martinez at

Thank you!

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