Carpenter Elementary School Blog

I wanted to take the time to say thank you to all of our young authors who have submi...

On Friday, February 19th (pmK on February 18th), all Carpenter students learned about o...

Carpenter Battle of the Books

February 19, 2016

Congratulations to Carpenter's Battle of the Books team which took 1st place this...

On behalf of Uncle Pete's Ministry and Carpenter's student council, I would ...

Valentine Parties at Carpenter

February 12, 2016

Thank you to all of the parents who helped to support our Valentine parties today at ...

Carpenter Daddy/Daughter Dance

February 12, 2016

We danced the night away at Carpenter's Daddy/Daughter dance! The fun included: cot...

Carpenter 5th grade students got the first opportunity to try Carpenter's new 3D ...

Carpenter Skating Party Fun

January 18, 2016

Carpenter's PTO sponsored another fun-filled family evening at Oakton Ice Arena o...

Over the past week, over 50 Carpenter students competed in the Carpenter Spelling Bee...

Last night at the standing-room only PTO meeting, we showed this thank-you video that...

Holiday Sing 2015

December 28, 2015

We had another terrific Holiday Sing under the direction of our talented music depart...

It was another fun Carpenter day, albeit in a different city a little east of Park Ri...

Google Expeditions @ Carpenter

November 13, 2015

On Friday, November 13th, Google Expeditions visited Carpenter.  Our teachers were...

Veterans Day @ Carpenter

November 13, 2015

For Veterans Day, Carpenter's Student Council spent a week collecting and sorting...

Barnes and Noble Book Fair - This Saturday! The Barnes and Noble Book Fair is...

Google Expeditions is coming to Carpenter School for grades 2-5 on Friday, November 13!...

Another October has come and gone, but not without its share of fun and excitement a...

Another October has come and gone, but not without its share of fun and excitement at...

PAWS Model

September 24, 2015

Hello Families!   It’s hard to believe we are well underway and it&rsq...

Check us out on Twitter!

September 24, 2015

Hi Carpenter! We hope to connect with you through twitter more this year! You can f...

Emily's Test

September 21, 2015

Hello how are you.

Track-a-Thon Fun

September 19, 2015

We were able to squeeze Track-a-Thon 2015 between two night-time thunderstorms. &nbsp...

You've read in a previous post that the Elementary Learning Foundation (ELF) help...

Carpenter Summer Reading

September 14, 2015

I was delighted when I received an email from Staci Greenwald, the School Services Co...

Last year, we wrote and received about a $4500 grant from the Elementary Learning Fou...