2018-2019 Carson Board Elected
Congratulations to our newly elected officers for 2018-2019! Thank you for volunteering!     President:  Linda Collier Executive Vice President: Lisa Pisheyar Secretary: Alex O'Neil Co-Treasurer:  Lee Tompkins  VP of Communications:  Megan Ollenberger VP of Expenditures:  Cristie Moore Co-VP's of Fundraising:  Sandhya Kumar and Rebecca Allen Co-VP's of After School Programs:  Marcela Ray and Nicole Crandall VP of Social Events: OPEN   We are still looking for a Co-Treasurer and VP of Social Events as well as some Committee Chairs for the 2018-19 school year.  If you have been wanting to become more involved in our school and PTSA, this is ... read full article
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HELPING HANDSJen Fowler11/30/201712/11/2017
HELPING HANDS
Hello Carson Families! Every year our school reaches out to families in our learning community that could use a little extra help during the holiday season. If you find you are in a position to help out, please consider signing up to donate using the sign - up genius link below. There is a number next to each gift on the sign - up that corresponds with a mitten on our helping hands display in the school lobby. When you bring your gift back to school, please attach the numbered mitten to your gift before leaving it in the front ... read full article
Don't Forget to purchase your tickets for the "Inspire" Auction! Jen Fowler12/4/20172/25/2018
Don't Forget to purchase your tickets for the "Inspire" Auction!
Last Day to Purchase Tickets to the "Inspire" Auction is February 25th, 2018  at a cost of $100 each.  Please visit the Inspire Website at:  https://www.auctria.com/ev…  for more information and registration details. To purchase tickets and create a bidder profile, simply click on the Buy Tickets link. You can also donate to help fund teacher/staff tickets  on the ticket sales page (you can donate to teacher tickets even if you don't plan on attending the auction). **The Inspire Auction is for those that are 21 and up.   ... read full article
ReflectionsJen Fowler10/12/201710/30/2017
Reflections
            Do your kids love to create pictures?  Write stories, poems or essays?  Take photos?  Compose music?  Create dances or movies?   Sign them up for the Reflections Art Competition! Competition details and rules can be found  HERE. Deadline for submission of entries is Oct 30th. We look forward to seeing the art the talented kids at Carson will create!  If you have any questions about the Reflections Program, please contact  Sandhya Kumar.     Save Save Save Save Save Save ... read full article
2018-2019 Carson Board ElectedJen Fowler4/22/20185/13/2018
2018-2019 Carson Board Elected
Congratulations to our newly elected officers for 2018-2019! Thank you for volunteering!     President:  Linda Collier Executive Vice President: Lisa Pisheyar Secretary: Alex O'Neil Co-Treasurer:  Lee Tompkins  VP of Communications:  Megan Ollenberger VP of Expenditures:  Cristie Moore Co-VP's of Fundraising:  Sandhya Kumar and Rebecca Allen Co-VP's of After School Programs:  Marcela Ray and Nicole Crandall VP of Social Events: OPEN   We are still looking for a Co-Treasurer and VP of Social Events as well as some Committee Chairs for the 2018-19 school year.  If you have been wanting to become more involved in our school and PTSA, this is ... read full article
General PTSA Membership MeetingJen Fowler4/9/20184/10/2018
General PTSA Membership Meeting
Members, please join us for our general membership meeting Tuesday, April 10th at 9:30 a.m. in the library . ... read full article
Used BookfairJen Fowler3/21/20184/18/2018
Used Bookfair
Start sorting those old books, educational CDs and computer games –cookbooks are also welcome- because Our Used Book fair is coming back! The sale will be held on WEDNESDAY, April 18th . We want to make this our best fair ever, so here are some incentives for you to clean out your bookshelves: Every student will receive 1 free book coupon for the used book fair every 5 books he/she donates for the fair (up to 5 coupons per kid). Every student in a class that reaches their class goal of 200 books will receive 1 free book coupon for ... read full article
Carson MusicalJen Fowler3/1/20183/24/2018
Carson Musical
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See's CandyJen Fowler11/19/201712/6/2017
See's Candy
Make your holiday shopping a little easier this year and order your See's Candy through Carson PTSA! No parking hassles! No long lines at the mall! Free delivery! Now that’s easy! Co-workers, relatives, friends, your mail person, cleaning people, pet sitter, baby sitter, teachers, neighbors and great stocking stuffers!  Who doesn’t love a box of See’s! Order forms are due back Wednesday, December 6 and can be turned in to your child's teacher.  Orders will be available for pickup/delivery starting Saturday, December 9. Up to 50% goes back to the Carson PTSA! Thank you for supporting your PTSA!   ... read full article
Stella & Dot Shopping EventJen Fowler11/7/201711/16/2017
Stella & Dot Shopping Event
      ****This event is not taking place at Rachel Carson, please view address details in the RSVP link. There is still time to RSVP for the Stella & Dot Auction shopping night. This event will take place on November 16 from 7pm – 9pm.   Please feel free to bring a friend or two!  15% of proceeds from the event will be donated to the Rachel Carson PTSA.  To add even more fun to your shopping experience, there will be a Happy Hour with hors d'oeuvres, and beverages.  **Adults only please You can find more details and RSVP here ... read full article
Around the World in 80 MinutesJen Fowler10/29/201711/30/2017
Around the World in 80 Minutes
  Hello Falcons! “Around the world in 80 minutes” is our school’s international event, which will take place on January 11th at 5:00-7:00pm at the Rachel Carson Elementary. It is an amazing evening that brings together the whole school community to celebrate the cultural diversity of our students. Families are invited to share their cultural heritage by preparing their country’s or home state’s pictures, landmarks, flags, maps, clothing, local art or music. Elements of the event include: Passports, Country or US State Display tables, Performances, Craft & Activity tables and Community Art Display. A. Passports Each passport will be handed ... read full article
Pass the HatJen Fowler9/21/201710/1/2017
Pass the Hat
Thank you to everyone that has donated to the Pass the Hat Fundraiser so far. As a reminder, the class that raises the most by October 1st will win an all class pizza party lunch! As of today, Ms. Maxfield’s class is in the lead, with Mrs. Louise in a VERY close second. ... read full article
Pass the Hat DonationsJen Fowler9/1/20179/15/2020
Pass the Hat Donations
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Rachel Carson PTSA AuctionJen Fowler8/17/201710/31/2017
Rachel Carson PTSA Auction
We are excited to announce that the Rachel Carson PTSA Auction will be back for the 2017/2018 school year! If you are interested in being a part of this event committee, please sign up  here. The Auction Committee will work on creative look and feel for auction, help with event planning, auction item procurement, classroom projects, teacher experiences, budgets and much more. It is a great way to be involved and no experience is necessary. We will have a formal kick off meeting in September.  If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to Erika Seven at  ... read full article
School Supplies 2017-2018Jen Fowler8/7/20179/10/2017
School Supplies 2017-2018
For a list of  School Supplies ! ... read full article