Constitution Program!

Saturday, September 7th, 2013

Rehearsal: 9:00AM

Performance: 6:30PM

Berger Theater 

1200 W. Speedway Blvd   Tucson, AZ  85745

Invite your friends and family for a wonderfully, inspirational night! 


Students should arrive by 6:15PM for the performance. If your child will not be attending please let the office know as soon as possible! 

Vote for Carden!

Carden of Tucson is participating in Target's annual "Give with Target" campaign. All you need to do is follow this link and vote for Carden!

You may vote every three days. Every vote counts as $1 towards school supplies from Target!

Go Cougars!

PeaceBuilder Shirts!

PeaceBuilder t-shirts have been ordered! As soon as they arrive they will be dispersed to the students. Students may wear their shirt on Wednesday with jeans, as long as squad-points have been turned in and they have not lost their citizenship. Once the t-shirts have been passed out, students may not wear a collard shirt and jeans on Wednesday!   

Lunch Orders

Lunch orders are ordered one week in advance, because there is  no school on Monday, September 2nd Monday order forms were not sent home this week.

If you have any questions, please contact Miss Gardner! 

Let's be great PeaceBuilders!

Let's all remember what it means to be a great PeaceBuilder! Parents, please talk with your students about appropriate behavior and language at school, especially the playground! 

Remember, at Carden we praise people and give up putdowns! 

Gate Closings!

To improve school safety after school, all gates, except the main gate will be closed at 3:15. In the morning, all gates, except the main gate will closed at 8:40 and opened at 2:30.

If you have any question please see the office. 

Easy ways to help support Carden!

Don't forget to bring in your BoxTops and other easy ways to help Carden!

Tax Credits are being accepted in the office, see Miss Gardner or Mrs. Livingood with any questions!

Keepin' up with Carden!

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!

Mae Carden thought of the week:

"Don't give audience or response to that which you find offensive. Ignore it, and change the subject."

-Mae Carden

Let's Bring Them Up Sensibly pg. 30

The Carden PTO

The PTO is off to a great start this year! Thank you to everyone who attended the meeting on the 12th! The next PTO meeting is September 16th at 6:30PM. See you there!

 Upcoming Events  

August 2013

  • Friday, August 30th -- 3rd Grade Opening @ 8:15

September 2013

  • Monday, September 2nd -- Labor Day. No School

  • Friday, September 6th -- 2nd Grade Opening @ 8:15

  • Saturday, September 7th -- Constitution Program at the Berger Theater                                   --  Rehearsal 9-12 AM 

                                                       -- Program 6:30 PM

  • Thursday, September 12th-- School Board Meeting 4:00 PM                 

  • Friday, September 13th---Early Out--Noon Dismissal for Teacher In-Service 

  • Monday, September 16th -- PTO Meeting @ 6:30

  • Wednesday, September 18th -- 1st Grade to the Children's Museum

  • Thursday, September 26th -- Early Out -- Noon Dismissal for grading 

  • Friday, September 27th -- 3rd Grade to the Flowing Wells Library

  • Monday, September 30th -- First day of Fall Vacation, school resumes October 14th. 

Just a Few Friendly Reminders:

Every child must 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. 


If your student is absent, please call the office by 9:30AM. 

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

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