The Carden of Tucson PTO is looking for members to serve in the 2013-2014 school year. 

Please contact Mrs. Kelesch with questions or nominations. 

Have a few extra minutes?

Carden is looking for a parent, or two to help out in a couple of classrooms. If you are willing to help out, please see Mrs. Livingood or Mrs. Jeppson in the office! 


Congratulations to the Carden Basketball team!

They took home the championship on Friday night at the Downtown YMCA!

Way to go!

Easy ways to help support Carden!

Send in the box tops for Education, every penny counts!

Use: www.goodsearch.com when searching on the internet. Carden receives a donation every time you use this search engine. 


 Tax Credits for 2013 can be made anytime during 2013. 

What's new at Carden of Tucson.

Start following Carden on Facebook! Click here to "like" our page and show your support! We are communicating more and more using facebook! We want to make sure everyone is connected! 

 Also, please take a minute to review Carden of Tucson on GreatSchools.com!

Carden of Tucson

Employment opportunities

Carden of Tucson Charter School is seeking applicants for the 2013-2014 school year. For more information on the positions please visit the following links:

Teachers Aide

Middle School Science Teacher

The Carden community looks for individuals who are dedicated to the education of all children. We strive to have an encouraging, positive learning environment where all members of Carden work together as a team to educate our students.

Mae Carden thought of the week:

"Children appreciate the warm understanding of those who have made them strong enough to control their weaker sides and to rise to a level they could not have attained by themselves"

-Mae Carden

Let's Bring Them Up Sensibly pg. 49

 Upcoming Events  

April 2013

  • Tuesday, April 30th--1st Grade to Sabino Canyon 8:15-12:30

May 2013

  • Friday, May 3rd--3rd Grade Opening at 8:15 AM & 3rd Grade POW WOW at 6:00 PM for 3rd grade families

  • Monday, May 6th --1936 Olympic Games Exhibit open to all Carden families

  • Thursday, May 9th -- Kindergarden Round-up

  • Thursday, May 9th -- 4th and 7th grade to Tombstone

  • Monday, May 13th -- Spaghetti Dinner at Talent Show

  • Tuesday, May 14th -- 8th grade to JA Finance Park in Phoenix

  • Wednesday, May 15th -- 6th grade to U of A Art Museum

  • Monday, May 20th -- Kindergarden to Brandi Fenton Water Pad

  • Monday, May 20th - 21st -- Middle school museum

  • Wednesday, May 22 -- 8th grade graduation

  • Thursday, May 23 -- Water Day!

  • Friday, May 24th -- Awards Ceremony.

  • Saturday, May 25th -- Retirement Party for Mrs. Bennon and Mrs. Timpone 


 We are asking that every child be registered in the After School Program (even if you never use it) so that if an emergency should arise and you are not able to arrive by 3:30 PM or if you have to drop your children off before 8 AM they will have a place to go.  If you need forms please contact Mrs. O'Leary or the office.

Please use the car pool line when picking up or dropping off students.  If you need to go to office, park in the parking lot. 


Please call the office if your child is absent. 

Children are asked to wear white or red tops and blue bottoms on Fridays.