This week at Carroll...

March 4, 2016

It was a GREAT week at Carroll!

It's spring break!! I know that our kids are excited for a week to recharge their minds, relax and have some fun. We hope that everyone has a safe and fun break.


Are you interested in volunteering at Carroll? We are looking for extra sets of hands to help with kinder and first grade lunch. (opening containers, putting in lunch numbers, reminding them to eat) Their lunch is 10:30-11:00 and you can contact Diane Weingarten to sign up, her email is weingartend@friscoisd.org .


Lauren Cypert

Proud Principal

Carroll Elementary

Carroll PTA News...

SAVE THE DATE!

  • Family Fun Night - Friday, April 8th 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Spring Book Fair - April 11th - 15th
  • PTA General Meeting including Board Elections and 2nd grade performance - Tuesday, April 12th 6:45pm
  • Teacher Appreciation Week - May 2nd - 6th
  • Field Day - May 20th

MULTICULTURAL MINUTE

Please share your heritage with Carroll kids! If you haven´t participated in the Multicultural Minute to present your home country, it´s NOT too late to sign up and make a 2 minute presentation during Celebrate Carroll. The kids LOVE learning about different parts of the world! To schedule a date, please contact Brenda Sanders at Inclusivity@carrollpta.com.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Volunteers can sign up by following these simple steps...
Login to Carroll PTA.com
Select User Profile (top right hand side of the screen)
Click the volunteer link to sign up for specific dates and times

Open Opportunities:

  • Spirit Store will now be open every Friday! We need 2 PTA members to volunteer each Friday from 7:20-8:00am. It is a fun way to get to know the kids, help them with their money/math skills, and meet other parents. Even better, the volunteer time needed is only 40 minutes. Sign up for a Friday today by following the directions above!

2016-2017 PTA BOARD ELECTIONS - COBB MIDDLE SCHOOL & CARROLL ELEMENTARY

More than 30 years of research shows that children do better when their parents and families are involved both at home and at school. Grades are higher. Test scores rise. Self-esteem grows. Schools improve. here is a chance to get involved for your kids!

Now is the time to volunteer your time and talents to the Cobb Middle School PTA or the Carroll Elementary School PTA. PTA leadership complements your child’s educational experience, and provides a great opportunity to meet other parents and make Cobb and Carroll the best school possible. Please see Diane, in the front office, to pick up a form.

HEALTHY LIFESTYLES

21 Day Challenge - Take the Survey between February 29th - March 6th. 21-Day Challenge has officially ended. Look out for an email from Medical City Children's Hospital. It will be sent to the same email address parents used to sign-up for the challenge. It will include a direct link to a short survey required to complete their participation in the 21-Day Challenge. Once the survey is completed, students will receive their rewards within the next two weeks.