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Carpenter Elementary School News

News from the December 12th Special Board of Education Meeting

The District 64 Board of Education held a special meeting on Tuesday, December 12th, in...

Parent U: Math lesson simulation

The 2nd Parent University of the year was excellent! We had our copies ready, and penci...

Carpenter student art gallery on display through the end of December

There’s something special about seeing your artwork displayed for all to see, and...

Join us for Beans, Brew, and Ben on December 6th!

We’ve hit the ground running after a great fall break, and we are excited to invi...

News from the November 16th Board of Education Meeting

The District 64 Board of Education held a regular meeting on Thursday, November 16th, i...

Carpenter Fall Fest and parade 2023

At Carpenter, the Cougars hosted their annual Fall Fest. Some quick thinking before the...

Join us at Parent U and participate in a math lesson

K-8 Families,  We are offering an exciting opportunity for all K-8 parents/guar...

D64 OTs in the classroom feature story

Building a knowledge foundation is so important for children, and here in District 64, ...

News from October 19th Board of Education Meeting

The District 64 Board of Education held a regular meeting on Thursday, October 19th, at...

Dr. Justin Patchin gives D64 families a presentation on cyberbullying and social media

Thank you to everyone who came out to our first Parent University event of the year! It...

Registration is underway for the D64 Science Olympiad!

Registration is now up for the District 64 Science Olympiad! The event will take place ...

RSVP for Parent U event centered around social media and technology

Next week, Dr. Justin Patchin joins us for the first D64 Parent University event of the...

Carpenter Track-A-Thon 2023

Carpenter Track-A-Thon 2023

September 29, 2023

Carpenter Elementary School students turned on the jets for the 2023 Track-A-Thon. Ever...

Building a community at Carpenter with Cougar Dens

All of our schools across District 64 do an excellent job creating a community within t...

News from September 21st Board of Education Meeting

The District 64 Board of Education held a regular meeting and a public hearing on the b...

Join us for the 1st Beans, Brew and Ben on Sept. 13th!

Dear District 64 Community,  You’re invited to the inaugural Beans, Brew,...

The 2023-24 school year is off and running!

“You are so important to everything that a child does,” said Superintendent...

Carpenter Courtyard gets an upgrade

A beautiful outdoor classroom is being added to Carpenter Elementary School. This area ...

District 64 Board Members and Supt. Dr. Ben Collins pose for a picture at the Taste of Park Ridge

The Taste of Park Ridge is underway through Saturday night, and a group of District 64 ...

A group of D64 teachers play ukuleles at the farmers market

The Park Ridge Farmers Market offers families a fun experience supporting local busines...

Pictured from left to right: Matt Tombs, Tessa Shulman, Samantha Alaimo

The District 64 Board of Education held a regular meeting on Thursday, June 15th, at th...

Dr. Alaimo selected as D64 Asst. Supt for Student Learning

Park Ridge-Niles School District 64 announced on Wednesday that Emerson Middle School P...

News from May 18th Board of Education Meeting

The District 64 Board of Education held a regular meeting on Thursday, May 18th, at the...

New District 64 Board members sworn in and officers elected

The Board of Education held special and organizational meetings on Thursday, May 11th.&...

Young Author Award Winners Announced

12 students have been selected to receive the 2023 District 64 Young Author Award! This...

Together We Discover, Learn, Grow & Care

At D64, our mission is to foster opportunities for discovery, engagement, and growth for all students. We accomplish this by nurturing interdependence, appreciation of differences, and care for self and others.

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