Carver Elementary School

SchoolDistrict 622

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Carver Girls on the Run  

Carver Girls on the Run

Carver Elementary is proud to be an official Girls on the Run Twin Cites site. Girls on the Run® is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to creating a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams. 

Over the course of the ten week program, girls will not only run, they will be provided with tools to develop and improve competence, feel confidence in who they are, develop strength of character, respond to others and oneself with care and compassion, create positive connections with peers and adults, and make a meaningful contribution to community and society. This program goes hand in hand the Carvers’ C.A.R.E.S., Welcoming Schools and Olweus curriculum. 

At the end of the season, the girls and their running buddies complete a 5k running event which will be held Saturday, May 30, 2015 at the University of Minnesota.  Completing a 5k gives the girls a tangible sense of achievement as well as a framework for setting and achieving life goals. Carver Elementary’ Girls on the Run is breaking new barriers. Our program consist of 11 dedicated coaches currently serves 47 excited girls in our first season. 

 
NutriSlice

Free Nutrition Services App available 

A free school menu app is now available for ISD 622. Go towww.isd622.nutrislice.com to access the app or download it free to your mobile device from the App Store or Google Play.  Choose your school and then either the breakfast or lunch menu. See the daily menu as well as nutrition information, pictures and descriptions of each item offered. Connect to PayPams or apply for Free & Reduced Meal benefits. The app offers a Spanish language translator too.  Learn more on the Nutrition Services web site at www.isd622.org/nutritionservices. 

 
  Volunteers Needed
To find out about volunteer opportunities:
Call our Parent Volunteer Coordinator, Therese Rasch at 651-702-8217 
or email:  trasch@isd622.org
 
 Thank you for supporting Carver!
 
 
 
School Supply Lists
Carver E-news
We are excited to announce that Carver is now able to send the weekly Panda Print right to your email! Click the Carver E-news link to find out how to sign up!
 

 

 

 
"Every Child, Every Day, Every Opportunity"
 

Contact Us

Carver Elementary School

2680 Upper Afton Road

Maplewood, MN 55119

 

School Hours: 9:15am - 3:45pm

Office Hours: 7:45am – 4:15pm

Phone: 651-702-8200

Attendance Line: 651-702-8212

Fax: 651-702-8291

 

Administration

Principal Isis Buchanan, 651-702-8210
                  

Administrative Support

Principal's Secretary Laura Anderson , 651-702-8200

Receptionist Mary Hildreth, 651-702-8200

 

Health Office

School Nurse Kari Vanscoyk, 651-702-8215

 

Student Services

Social Worker Alison Scofield, 651-702-8206

Psychologist Sarah Berman-Young, 651-702-8205

Behavior Intervention Specialist Cathy Budzyn, 651-702-8225 
 
Cafeteria-Nutrition Services
Food Service, Julia McDonald, 651-702-8204
 
Adventure Connection Site Supervisor

Supervisor Tessa Stener, 651-702-8298

 

Parent Involvement Coordinator

Therese Rasch, 651-702-8217
 
 

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Welcome

"Every Child, Every Day, Every Opportunity"

Welcome to Carver Elementary School where we are proud of the successes we achieve every day with every child through every opportunity. Carver Elementary has been designated as a “Reward School” through Minnesota’s Multiple Measures Rating (MMR).  Carver is recognized as being among the top performing Title I schools in the state of Minnesota.

 

Carver Elementary School’s purpose is to meet the needs of ALL learners through a respectful, challenging, safe, and caring learning community. In doing so, our students will become life-long learners and responsible citizens prepared to excel in our ever changing world.


Carver's vision is that every student will meet or exceed literacy, mathematics and science benchmarks prior to entering middle school.

Carver will achieve this vision through the following means:

  • All students will receive high quality academic instruction.
  • All students will be supported in a culturally responsive school environment that teaches Cooperation, Assertion, Responsibility, Empathy, and Self-Control.
  • All students will receive appropriate academic intervention to support progress towards academic benchmarks.

Communication and collaboration with our families is fundamental to the learning process.  You can expect to receive a bi-weekly school newsletter-the Panda Print, as well as classroom newsletters and information about homework assignments.  Please do not hesitate to contact your child’s teacher if you have a question or concern as everybody works together for our students.

Thank you for entrusting us with your children and partnering with us to ensure the best educational opportunities for each and every one!

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