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No School Monday the 18th! MLK Day!



8th Annual Event 

Daily Agenda: January 25 - January 29


Monday - Wear Yellow Day in honor of National School Choice 2021

                Teachers will review NSC and daily activity for the week.

                NSC crossword, and word search (optional)

                Perform National School Choice Dance during your scheduled Music class. 


Tuesday - Complete National School Choice placard for display 

                 Wear Blue Mask with the National School Choice sticker on it.

                Perform National School Choice Dance during your scheduled Music class. 


Thursday - Students write a “thank you” note to their parents for choosing 

                Carden of Tucson. Receive a National School Choice Bracelet

                Perform National School Choice Dance during your scheduled Music class.


Friday - Perform NSC Dance for Facebook, and National School Choice Pizza Party. 

              One class will be selected to receive ICE CREAM for the most spirited dance.

              All students will receive a pizza party and juice box.


* If your student will not eat the pizza please provide them with a lunch.



Click on the link below to view next year's School Calendar:

2021-2022 School Calendar


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 $12. 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 FIFTH day will be Tuesday, February 2nd.

 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.


Don't forget to send in your tax credits for 2020 by April 15th, 2021! 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.


"The time is always right to do what is right." 


-Martin Luther King Jr.


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!


Reading is a favorite activity for most! Here is a challenge for all students to read a book by different authors from A to Z. Keep track of your lists (Title of Book and Author) and when completed, bring your list to Mrs. Martinez for a prize!



• Friday, January 15th -- Noon Dismissal

• Monday, January 18th -- MLK Day (No School)

• Thursday, January 21st -- Spelling Bee

• Monday, January 25th -- School Choice Week  (Wear yellow on 1/25)


• Tuesday, January 5th -- Dollar for Duds (for those who have paid)

• Thursday, February 4th -- Noon Dismissal

• Wednesday, February 17th -- Raising Cane's Fundraiser from 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

• Wednesday, February 24th -- Noon Dismissal/Parent-Teacher Conferences

• Thursday, February 25th -- Rodeo Break (No School)

• Friday, February 26th -- Rodeo Break (No School)

MARCH 2021

• Friday, March 12th -- Noon Dismissal

• Monday, March 15th-19th -- Spring Break

• Wednesday, March 17th -- Report Cards Sent Home


Squad Points

Being part of the Carden family means being part of a community within our classrooms. Squads have begun again within our campus. In order for students to be eligible to wear jeans and peace builder shirt on Wednesdays, signing the squad point link must be completed by the Tuesday prior.


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