Keepin' up with Carden!

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Fall Break: October 12th - October 16th


We hope everyone has a safe and fun Fall Break.


Report Cards will be mailed out by Wednesday, October 14th.


See you on Monday, October 19th for the second quarter!


Each year we create a new PeaceBuilder shirt that the students can wear with jeans on Wednesdays.

One shirt will be provided for EACH student and faculty member. Any additional shirts for students or for other family members will cost $10 per shirt. Click the link below to order your shirt size!


PeaceBuilder Shirt Link


Dollar for Duds is the first Tuesday of each month. It is a Fundraiser for the Carden PTO. Students can wear appropriate "street" clothes to school that day. Proceeds are used for school improvements. To participate, the cost is $3 per day, per student. If you wish to pay for the remainder of the year, it is $24. Please fill in the student name and dates that they will participating in throughout the remainder of the school year. Cash or checks (made payable to Carden PTO) are accepted for payment. Payment must be received prior to the dress down day to participate. Our first day will be next week, Tuesday, October 6th.


Here is the link to enter your student's participation:



Carden is currently enrolling for the 2020-2021 school year! Invite friends and family to join the Carden community. We are excited for the adventures this year holds!

Incentive: Any family that brings another family to Carden and they enroll, you have an opportunity to claim $100 gift card.


Below is the link for the 2020-2021 school calendar. Click on the image below to check it out!


Picture Day is coming up on 10/23/2020!
Order online at


Don't forget to send in your tax credits for 2020 by April 15th! It is $200 for an individual or $400 for a married couple. Please put in the memo line the tax credit year.

Thank you for your continued support and donations.



Click the link above to print out a copy of the 2020 Tax Credit paperwork. Please designate on the memo line the Tax year.


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!


We would like to have ALL students receive 100% each week and be able to wear jeans and their peace builder shirts. 

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Pumpkin Fluff Dip by Mrs. Harris

Ingredients: 1 (16 oz) container whipped topping (thawed), 1 (5 oz) package of instant vanilla pudding mix, 1 (15 oz) can solid pack pumpkin, 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice

Directions: In a large bowl, mix together instant vanilla pudding mix, pumpkin and pumpkin pie spice. Fold in the thawed frozen whipped topping. Chill in the refrigerator until serving.


3 Ingredient Pumpkin Bread by Mrs. Harris

Ingredients: 1 box spice cake mix, 1 (14 oz) can 100% pumpkin puree, 1-2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips

Directions: Step 1: Preheat oven to 350. Grease a bread pan. Step 2: In a large bowl, mix together the entire box of cake mix and the pumpkin puree until well incorporated. Step 3: Fold in one or more cups of chocolate chips to the batter, and then pour into prepared pan. Top with more chocolate chips. Bake at 350 for 50-60 minutes, or until a toothpick comes out clean.



• Monday, October 12th thru October 16th -- Fall Break

• Thursday, October 22nd -- Washington DC Meeting at 5:30 pm via Zoom (Grades 6 & 7)

• Friday, October 23rd -- Picture Day

• Monday, October 26th -- Soccer Shoot for Grades 2-6

• Friday, October 30th -- Fall School Activity


• Tuesday, November 3rd -- Dollar For Duds (for those who have paid)

• Tuesday, November 10th -- Noon Dismissal

• Wednesday, November 11th -- Veteran's Day - No School

• Wednesday, November 25th -- Noon Dismissal

• Thursday, November 26th & Friday, November 27th -- Thanksgiving Break - No School


• Tuesday, December 1st -- Dollar For Duds (for those who have paid)

• Friday, December 18th -- Noon Dismissal

• Monday, December 21st thru January 1st -- Winter Break

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