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Monday, March 26 - Friday, March 30

4th Annual GATE Conference

Save the date!  Saturday, May 12th: There is an upcoming upcoming annual GATE conference event. Identified GATE students (grades 3-8), their parents, TUSD teachers, and administrators are invited to attend. The keynote speaker will be Ian Byrd - founder of byrdseed.com, former teacher, and advocate for support of gifted learners. This conference is free, but registration is required and will open starting April 9th.  Click here for the flyer.


Upcoming State Testing

Attention Parents/Guardians of 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students:  State testing is coming up in May, starting on May 21 and ending on May 31.  Letters with more specific testing information will be sent home to parents/guardians in Red Folders. Students are tested in English Language Arts and Mathematics.

Students in 5th grade are also tested in science.  Here is a link for 5th grade parents to information about the CAlifornia Science Test (CAST).


After School Care

For information regarding the City of Torrance After-School Club, please call the Community Services Department at

310-618-2930 or visit their website at:http://www.ci.torrance.ca.us/Parks/7128.htm

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Regular School Hours


School Hours

TK & K

8:50am – 1:50pm


8:59am – 3:12pm

4 & 5

8:50am – 3:12pm


*Early dismissal every Wednesday for Grades 1-5 at 2:27 pm

Latest News


19-23 - Carr Kindergarten Enrollment at FWEC

23 - PTA Movie Night @ 6pm, Cafeteria

26-30 - Spring Break - NO SCHOOL



3 - STEAM Fair Projects Due

5 - Carr STEAM Fair, 6pm Cafeteria

6 - Fun Friday: Backwards Day

13 - Principal's List Celebration

16-20 Earth Week

21- DELMAC Meeting - THS 8-10 am

25 - Open House/Portfolio Day (PTA Association meeting 11:30 am)  Early dismissal at 2:27 pm



5 - SHAREFEST Work Day 9:00 am

Torrance Unified School District


2335 Plaza del Amo, Torrance, CA 90501 
310-972-6500 Phone


If you just moved into the area and need to enroll your child,

please visit the Family Welcome Enrollment Center:


2336 Plaza del Amo

Torrance, CA 90509

(310) 972-6280


Enrollment Hours: 8:00-3:00 M-F

Go to www.tusd.org for more detailed information

Attention 5th Grade Parents!

If your 5th grade child speaks more than one language, they can apply for a Biliteracy AwardClick here for more information or find more information on our Carr website by clicking on the "community" tab on the ELMAC link. (or click here).


The application and reading log is due on or before April 13, 2018.  Students who submit an application and reading log will have a writing assessment in early May.  


If you have questions or concerns or need more information, please contact the principal (schenkelberg.katie@tusd.org)