Mar 15, 2016

Farm School Field Trip

Farm School Field Trip

Wondering what our 5th graders did during their recent trip to Fram School? Check out our latest photo gallery to find out. http://carltonschool.org/farm-school-gallery

Jun 8, 2015

Fourth Grade Certified in Pedestrian Safety

Fourth Grade Certified in Pedestrian Safety

Melissa Wilson, Carlton parent and Safe Routes to School coordinator for the City of Salem, came to Carlton Thursday to certify our fourth graders in pedestrian safety. Topics covered included safe ways to cross streets when walking with younger children and in groups as well as sidewalk, parking lot and intersection safety. 

Apr 27, 2015

Our Students are SO Carlton

Our Students are SO Carlton

Did your child come home talking about trivia last Friday? If not, ask them about it - each team made up their own alliterative name, based on their leader's last name. 
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Our students did a great job and showed that they know a lot about the Carlton School and the culture we have built together. Here are the questions: 
  • What day of the week does the cafeteria serve pizza? [Friday]
  • What two shapes does the pizza come in? [Triangle and circle]
  • How many times does Mrs. Kahn say "good morning" on the morning announcements? [3]
  • What do we call Wednesdays at the Carlton School? [Wacky Wednesdays or World Block Wednesdays]
  • When typing on the iPad, how do you "undo" something? [Shake it]
  • Complete this song lyric...
  • "Carlton School is awesome,
  • Carlton School is ..."  {cool, Because we are part of the team."
  • What is Mrs. Cagney's favorite song? [Grand Ole Flag]
  • Where do you go if you need to borrow shoes for gym? [Mrs. Erps or Mrs. Schiff]
  • Name a book Mrs. Kahn has read to us during an assembly this year. [The Big Orange Splot, Blackout, Fox, The Mitten Tree, What do you do with an Idea?]
  • What are the names of the four Carlton grade level teams in order? [P1, P2, E1, E2]
  • What class won the snowball slam for reading the most? [Mrs. Eveleth's]
  • What does Mrs. Kahn say is our job everyday? [Try hard and learn a lot]
  • What are the names of the Carlton School Chickens? [Steve and Sir Carlton Cluck]
  • Who was the Cheshire Cat for the Haunted Happenings Parade? [Mrs. Altman]
For the big points:
  • What artist style did we use for inspiration for our Carlton chair for the Art Can Make a Difference Show? [Henri Matisse]
  • Which teacher has a name that is also an adjective? [Ms. White and Mrs. Lowd]

Congratulations to Kat's Kit Kats (Mr. Sheridan's Community Circle) who won with a whopping 25 points!