Important Announcements
24 May - Regular school day 27 May - Memorial Day - No School 31 May - Dads and Donuts 6 June - (7:30-8:25) Volunteers Breakfast 19 June - Full day of school 20 June - Last day of School (Half day - dismissal at 11:50) ... read full article
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Important AnnouncementsMinette Williams9/5/20186/20/2019
Important Announcements
24 May - Regular school day 27 May - Memorial Day - No School 31 May - Dads and Donuts 6 June - (7:30-8:25) Volunteers Breakfast 19 June - Full day of school 20 June - Last day of School (Half day - dismissal at 11:50) ... read full article
Health Room Donation RequestMinette Williams3/14/20193/31/2019
Health Room Donation Request
The health room is running low on a few clothing articles that we frequently use during the school day.  If anyone has any gently used  girls leggings sizes 6, 8, 10 and 12 and boys sweatpants size 6 and 8  to donate, it can be brought directly to the health room. It would be greatly appreciated! Thank you for help!   Ashley Bruggeman Health Room Secretary ... read full article
Used Book Fair : May 2, 2019Minette Williams3/7/20195/2/2019
Used Book Fair : May 2, 2019
Please support the Used Book Fair this week!   Book Fair Hours: THURSDAY May 2nd: 8.30am - 1.30pm (Carson students ONLY), and 1.30 pm to 3.00 pm (open to friends and families). ... read full article
Reflections 2018-2019Minette Williams9/27/201810/20/2018
Reflections 2018-2019
REFLECTIONS 2018 – “Heroes Around Me” Calling all artists of Carson – Do you enjoy art, music and dance or have an interest in writing, producing films and taking photos? Then join us and have fun unleashing your inner artist with PTA Reflections! With a successful State Entry last year, we are more excited to see what we can achieve with our entries this year. Looking forward to many more participants – Go Falcons!   Reflections 2018 Theme : HEROES AROUND ME Deadline for submission of entries : November 1 st 2018 by 6:00pm (you can drop your entries at ... read full article
Ice Cream SocialMinette Williams9/21/20189/28/2018
Ice Cream Social
  ICE CREAM SOCIAL September 27th from 6:00-7:30 pm Our Ice-cream social is back !!! There will be ice cream, of course, plus lots of tasty toppings! And most exciting of all...there will be some special Carson teachers and maybe even a Principal scooping the ice cream! The Ice Cream Social is free to all Carson students and their families. This is a great opportunity for new families to get to know other parents. Please contact Laura Noble for more information.     ... read full article
Watch D.O.G.SMinette Williams9/21/201810/5/2018
Watch D.O.G.S
Watch D.O.G.S. October 4th from 6:00-7:00 pm DADS, come listen to what Watch D.O.G.S. is all about. This is a great way for dads to spend time at school and your kids will love you for it! We will even provide you with some yummy pizza while you listen and meet other dads! ... read full article
Teacher and Staff Appreciation WeekMinette Williams4/26/20195/10/2019
Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week
Reminder: May 6 th -May 10 th is Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week. Check your email from your room parent(s) for details!   ... read full article
PTSA General Membership MeetingMinette Williams1/31/20192/12/2019
PTSA General Membership Meeting
The PTSA General Membership Meeting will be postponed to after mid-winter break. Date TBD. ... read full article
Kindergarten Registration 2019-2020Minette Williams1/17/20192/7/2019
Kindergarten Registration 2019-2020
Parents need to bring two proofs of residency, birth certificate or passport and immunization dates. ... read full article
LWPTSA Special Needs GroupMinette Williams1/10/20191/16/2019
LWPTSA Special Needs Group
Join the LWPTSA Council Special Needs Group for a screening of  Intelligent Lives , a documentary by award-winning filmmaker Dan Habib. The meeting opens at 6:30pm with coffee, cookies and networking with Special Services Director Shannon Hitch and Associate Directors. The screening starts at 7pm. Following the screening there will be a facilitated audience discussion. LWSD offers complimentary child care for meeting attendees. If you would like to sign up for this service, please email . Include your child's name(s) and age(s) at least three days prior to the meeting date. Please use the subject: "Childcare at PTSA meeting" If you need accommodations or would like ... read full article
Used Toy DriveMinette Williams12/19/20181/12/2019
Used Toy Drive
Our preschool program here at Rachel Carson is in need of toys! As you are making room in your closets for new holiday items, please consider donating gently used toys, games, puzzles, etc.  Please ensure these are in good condition and are not missing any parts or pieces.  Drop off in the office the first week back at school, January 7-11. Questions?: Heidi Sutter     ... read full article
Winter BazaarMinette Williams11/13/201811/27/2018
Winter Bazaar
It is time once again for the Winter Bazaar. Join us at Rachel Carson Elementary on December 6 th from 5-7:30 for a night of shopping, family fun, and entertainment. We will have craft vendors, pizza, music, a bake sale, kid’s crafts, and more. If you are interested in being a vendor, please click  here to fill out a vendor contract. If you have questions for yourself or your student, please contact Renuka Hallikeri . Space is limited, and the deadline for turning in vendor contracts is November 26th. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to support your Rachel Carson ... read full article
Math Challenge TournamentMinette Williams11/5/201811/5/2018
Math Challenge Tournament
Rachel Carson is hosting a Math Challenge Tournament on 13 December at 6pm. ALL Registrations have to be done by 16 November! Click on this flyer for all the details. ... read full article
Hearing and Vision ScreeningMinette Williams10/11/201810/31/2018
Hearing and Vision Screening
Kids don't always know when they can't see or hear properly and teachers don't always notice soon enough. We need your help to make a very immediate difference to some of these kids!   We need helpers in various activities to cover a time slot from 8.30am to 12.30pm. In the last couple of years we finished even before 12. The 4 hours can be done by one person alone or two persons. The Screening will be Tuesday November 6, 8.30-12.30 . Please look it over, choose the place where you can help and sign up! Sign up at Volunteer at Hearing and Vision ... read full article
Important InformationMinette Williams7/31/20189/4/2018
Important Information
    NEW SCHOOL HOURS : 8:50am - 3:20pm (Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri) and 8:50am - 1:50pm (Wed) After School Programs begin September 24 ! Online sign ups begin August 30 at 1:00pm   ... read full article