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PTSA Membership Drive

We are nearing the end of our annual PTSA membership drive! Have you joined yet?  We invite EVERY parent, grandparent, student, teacher & staff member to join the Carr PTSA, as we work together to make Carr the best it can be for our students! By joining the PTSA you are helping to ensure that the events and experiences Carr Cubs love will continue in the 2015-2016 school year.

 every class that gets 100% participation in the membership drive by October 30th will win a pizza party! As of October 16th, the numbers of students who have turned in memberships from each class are…Osland 13, Walker 10, Coe 9, Shimizu 5, Martinez 4, O’Brien 4, Talbott 4, Hellerud 3, Inouye 3, Jackson 3, Maloney 3, Porter 2, Peterson 1. It’s not too late to join and help your student’s class win a pizza party!


  • Memberships are just $10,  and include access to coupons and discounts to a bunch of great places! 
  • Membership does not “obligate” you to show up to meetings or volunteer! 
  • Membership does help your student and every student at Carr!
Turn in your membership envelope to your child's teacher, or visit the PTSA Membership table at Math Night on Tuesday, October 20th. Questions about PTSA membership? Contact Veronica Therieau, veronicabt@sbcglobal.net.




October 20 - Fall Fundraiser Orders and Money Due

October 20 - Math Festival

October 23- 30 Red Ribbon Week

October 30 - Halloween Parade 


Every Wednesday is minimum day for grades 1-5, dismissal is at 2:27pm. Except Parent Conference, Back to School Night, and Open House dismissal is at 2:12pm.

8:20am Cafe Opens For Breakfast
8:35am Playground Opens
8:50am School Begins (Preppy, K, TK, 4, 5)
8:59am School Begins (1, 2, 3)
10:20-10:35am Recess (K, 3, 4, 5)
10:40-10:55am Recess (1-2)
11:55-12:40pm Lunch (Preppy, K, 1)
12:10-12:55pm Lunch (2-3)
12:30-1:15pm Lunch (4-5)
1:50pm Dismissal (Preppy, K)
3:12pm Dismissal (1-5) 


COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS - Learn more about new state standards and what that means for your student. More info. 


Important Traffic Information from the Torrance Police



 Special Thanks to
Our Business Partner!

Mulligan Family Fun Center - Torrance, CA

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Special Thanks to Mulligan Family Fun Center for Adopting Carr!

Mulligan Family Fun Center - Torrance, CA

Mulligan Family Fun Center News

Did you know that every Carr Cub of the Month gets a family four-pack to Mulligan? Mulligan also hosts an annual fundraiser night in the Spring and supports several of our other school events including Bike Rodeo, special Assemblies, and Jog-a-thon. When visiting Mulligan in Torrance, you'll see a few picture collages of our amazing students hung up on the walls and we're so happy to have them as our partner! Show Mulligan some love on Facebook and tell everyone how much they mean to our little school!

Coming Soon: Rope Course!
Join the Birthday Club! Details here

Easy Ways to Help Earn Money for Carr

Click here to learn about things YOU can do that won't cost you a single penny... like showing your Galleria Mall receipts to the service desk to earn points for Carr, collecting Box Tops points from groceries you buy every day and bringing them to school, etc.

Crossing Guards

Dear Parents, As of Monday, September 17, 2012 all crossing guards at TUSD elementary schools will be staffed by a private crossing guard company per the Torrance Police Department. TPD has funded and provided the District with crossing guards for several years. TPD will continue to fund the crossing guard program as part of a joint partnership with the City of Torrance and the Torrance Unified School District. If you have any questions regarding this matter please speak with your child’s principal.

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