Monthly Archives: April 2013

Comcast Internet Essentials Program

Comcast Internet Essentials ProgramIf one or more of your children are eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program, your household may qualify for Comcast Internet Essentials.

How to qualify

To qualify for $9.95 a month Internet service and a low-cost computer, your household must meet all these criteria:

  1. Be located where Comcast offers Internet service
  2. Have at least one child eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program
  3. Have not subscribed to Comcast Internet service within the last 90 days
  4. Not have an overdue Comcast bill or unreturned equipment

How to apply: Call 1-855-8-INTERNET (1-855-846-8376) to request an application


Pictures from EFA Group Open Mic Night and Bully Awareness Week

Empathy For All group Open Mic Night and Bully Awareness Week!

EFA Visits Carman-Park Baker Career Academy

The EFA (Empathy for All) crew visited the Carman-Park Baker Career Academy. They learned a lot and had a great time!

Robotics team 3485 “Da Peeps” Excelled at the World Championship

Robotics team 3485 Da Peeps Excelled at the World Championship The Carman-Ainsworth FTC (FIRST Tech Challenge) Robotics team 3485 Da Peeps did very well in their competition last week. They received an award for being the finalist in their division at the World Championship. They competed at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, Missouri against the best teams in the world. There are over 2,800 FTC teams throughout the world; only 128 teams were invited to compete at this level, and Da Peeps successfully fought their way to the semi-finals before being beaten. They were also nominated for the Connect Award by a team of judges which honored them for their extensive community outreach efforts. The competition team includes junior Christopher Smith and freshman Mikaila Garrison.

We also want to thank Meghan Borgerding-Junior and Taylor Talbert-Junior for working hard throughout the season to get us to the World Championship!

Thanks for all of the support you have given us throughout the past 8 years!

Senior Exit Presentations have Begun!

Senior Exit Presentations have begun at CAHS. Take a look at some pictures of a recent Exit Presentation.

Baseball and Tee-Ball Registration Deadlines have been Extended

Baseball and Tee-Ball Registration Deadlines have been ExtendedTeeball participants can continue to sign up through Saturday morning. Friday, April 26th at regular locations during regular hours. Saturday, April 27th at the Middle School until 10:00 a.m.

Baseball registrations must be paid and submitted at The Learning Community; 1181 W. Scottwood Ave by Monday, April 29th at 5:00 p.m.

There are limited spots open! Sign up before they are taken.

Register for the Writers Workshop with Author Cinda Williams!

Teens and Tweens (ages 12 to 18) you can now register for the writers workshop with Author Cinda Williams Chima on Tuesday May 21st at 4pm. Call 249-2170 to reserve your spot!

Click here to view the workshop flyer.Register for the Writers Workshop with Author Cinda Williams!

CAHS Make some Creative Hamlet Inspired “Peeps” Shows!

Hamlet inspired Peeps Show titled, “Swear. Swear by my peep!” and “The Death of Peep-lonius”.

Rankin’s Music Concert “I’m With the Band”

Attendees enjoyed a musical cruise through the development of modern music. 5th graders sing and performed a variety of music from influential bands and singer-songwriters from the 1950’s to the present.

STEM Showcase Event

STEM Showcase EventStop by Carman-Ainsworth High School on Tuesday, April 30 from 5:30-7:30pm to learn more about STEM! CA elementary, middle school and high school state champion (and world competition bound) robotics teams will be available for demonstrations. Get a tour of the Design and Build classroom, watch robots throw frisbees and make basketball shots, operate and drive a robot and more!

Free food will also be available in the cafeteria from 5:30-6pm.

Please let the building office know if you will be attending this event by April 26th.

Click here to view the STEM Showcase Event flyer.