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Week of March 6, 2023

Hello Carver Families!

I hope you have had a wonderful weekend. Thank you to all who came out to support our 2nd and 3rd grade Carver Cubs during their musical performance Thursday evening. It was a full house! I know our Cubs appreciated seeing you there and celebrating their hard work. It was truly an amazing show! Shoutout to Ms. Boykin for her leadership and creativity. She is doing an awesome job of creating opportunities for our Carver Cubs to shine. We are excited and proud that they will be performing again this week as a part of The Stars In The East Show being held at East Wake HS on Thursday at 7pm.  Tickets are $10.00 and are being sold at East Wake HS on March 8th from 6pm - 9pm and the day of the show while tickets last. 


Something special is happening at Carver Elementary:

Our 5th grade students will be participating in a Special Olympics event with our ECSI, ECSII, ID Severe classes and some of our Pre-K students this Friday. Because of Ms. Scott, grade 5 teacher, Carver is a Special Olympics Unified Champions School. Ms. Scott is passionate about sports and how it can be used to support and promote inclusion. We are excited for our students to have this opportunity and look forward to this becoming a schoolwide event in the future.  


Please take a moment to read these important school/district updates:

This Week: 

  • North Carolina's Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 6-10. A statewide tornado drill will be conducted at each school on March 8, 2023 as part of this awareness week.

  • Thursday 3/9 - 5th grade field trip: Catawba Science Center

  • Thursday 3/9 - Stars In the East Show, East Wake HS 7pm

  • Friday 3/10 - 2nd grade field trip: NC Zoo

  • Friday 3/10 - Quarter 3 ends



  • Students Trackout (NO School)  March 13 - 24

  • Mark your calendars for our next Family Engagement Event, STEM Night, Thursday, March 30. Fliers will be sent home on Monday 3/6 (link to the flier): STEM Night Flier



  • Yearbooks are still on sale! Yearbook cost is $15.00.  Payments methods: Check, Cash, or online ordering at with code: YB26820. Deadline to order is April 1st, 2023. 


Social Emotional Learning at Carver Daily/Second Step:

Second Step® Elementary is a research-based social-emotional learning program designed to improve children’s social-emotional skills. Students are currently engaging in discussion and activities focused on problem-solving. Children learn how to identify and state a problem, recognize if a problem is an accident, and use the STEP problem-solving process: 

S: Say the problem 

T: Think of solutions 

E: Explore the outcomes 

P: Pick a solution 


From Carver PTA: 

  • Hey Carver Elementary School Parents/Guardians, our school wide fundraiser ends March 7 and we would love for everyone to get involved.  Make sure to get registered online and send this out to family and friends.  You can Register with our school I.D. #22005 for online sales and also use the order form in the packet to sell in-person.  Student's Registration - School ID (


Let’s make it a “Breakthrough” year! If you have questions or need support, please do not hesitate to contact me or Mrs. Crouse, Assistant Principal by calling the school or sending an email:,