Keepin' up with Carden!

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EVERY Friday, students are to wear navy blue bottoms with a red or white polo for the entire school year. Please make sure students stay in dress code.


No School Monday, November 11th.


We are grateful for the service and sacrifices of all who have served and are serving. THANK YOU!


Thank you to all of our volunteers, faculty, Carden PTO and families for showing support during the Fall Carnival. It was hit among all the students and parents. We couldn't have done it without your help!


Pennies for Pasta is STILL going for the next week and will run until Friday, November 15th. 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 $1,800!


Here is the List of the Current Standings for Week 1:

• 1st Place: Seventh Grade with $161

• 2nd Place: Second & Third Grade with $119.22

• 3rd Place: Fourth & Fifth Grade with $98.98

• 4th Place: Eighth Grade with $60.81

• 5th Place: Kinder & First with $54.32

• 6th Place: Sixth Grade with $8.16 


One week left! Let's make our goals! Which class will win the pasta party?


Wednesday, November 20th from 5 pm to 9 pm, Carden PTO will be hosting the monthly dinner fundraiser at Chipotle on Ina. 



For every student who has perfect attendance from the 41st day of school to the 100th day of school (January 9th) will be invited to an ICE CREAM PARTY. We would love to have EVERY student be there for this fun activity!


Tax Credit 2019 Form

Click the link above to print out a copy of the 2019 Tax Credit paperwork. Please designate on the memo line the Tax year.


Click on the image above for This Year's School Calendar!


Enrichment Program Hours:

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

 Before Care Locations:

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday - Enrichment Program in 5th Grade

Tuesday - Enrichment Program in MPR

After Care Locations:

Monday and Wednesday - Enrichment Program in 7th Grade

Tuesday and Thursday - Enrichment Program in K or 8th Grade

Friday - Enrichment Program in 8th Grade



$6.00 per individual or $9.00 per family billable in 15 minute increments.

Billing statements will be sent home every Monday. Payment is due upon receipt.

*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 every Monday and due upon receipt. Payment methods include cash, check (made payable to Katelyn Martinez) 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,

Mrs. Jeppson, Mrs. Martinez, Miss Stoner, Mrs. Gardner and Mrs. Harris


“There is always, always something to be thankful for.”



 Please join the PTO for their next meeting to discuss upcoming events on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 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!



• Monday, November 11th - No School (Veteran's Day)

• Tuesday, November 12th -- Progress Reports sent home

• Friday, November 15th -- Pennies for Pasta ends

• Wednesday, November 20th -- PTO Meeting at 3:30 pm

• Wednesday, November 20th -- Chipotle Fundraiser 5 pm - 9 pm

• Wednesday, November 27th -- 2nd/3rd Grade Play at 10:30 am

• Wednesday, November 27th -- Noon Dismissal

• Thursday & Friday, November 28th & 29th -- Thanksgiving Break


• Tuesday, December 3rd -- Dollar For Duds

• Wednesday, December 4th -- Picture Retakes

• Tuesday, December 10th -- Peter Piper Pizza Fundraiser 5 pm - 8 pm

• Friday, December 13th -- Santa Pictures and Free Movie Night

• Friday, December 20th -- Schoolgivingmas/Christmas Program/Noon Dismissal

• Monday, December 23rd thru Friday, January 3rd -- Winter Break


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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