Welcome to Cary Elementary School located in the heart of Cary, NC, an elementary school rich in history, acclaimed for academic achievement, and bright with promise.
Kristine Harris has been named a finalist for WCPSS Assistant Principal of the year!!
Open the Door to Reading
is a new Cary Elementary program and we need your help.
-Every morning teachers and teaching assistants are at carpool to open doors for arriving students.
*You volunteering just one day from 8:00-8:30 will allow a teacher to tutor students during that time. 180 volunteers will allow a teacher to tutor students every day.
** Cary Elementary has over 550 students which means at least 1,000 parents, grandparents, and guardians. 180 out of 1,000 should be easy.
Click the button above to sign up to help.
The WCPSS Transportation Department will put new practices into place for the 2014-15 school year with the goal of improving bus service for families.
Changes for new families moving into Wake County:
Changes for current families:
· If your child is currently not riding the bus but is eligible for transportation and wants to ride the bus next year, you must request transportation for them online starting May 30 at www.wcpss.net.
· You must sign up by June 21 to receive first day service.
Click Here to Sign-Up for Bus Service
· If your child is currently enrolled at Cary Elementary and riding the bus for the 2013-2014, they will be presumed to use bus service for the 2014-2015 school year and need take no action.
Questions? Please contact Transportation:
(919) 805-3030 http://www.wcpss.net/parents/transportation/feedback/index.html
Important dates and information for the 2014-2015 school year
2014-2015 Single Subject Acceleration (SSA)
Single Subject Acceleration (SSA) allows students to accelerate beyond their assigned grade level in English/Language Arts OR Mathematics.
Parents may nominate students for this accelerative practice ONLY within specified nomination windows. Testing will ONLY occur during specified testing windows in the spring of 2014.
Accelerative services will begin at the start of the 2014-2015 school year.
For more information, please refer to the www.wakeacceleration.weebly.com
You will find the SSA staff contact information for your child’s school on the site listed above. For your convenience we have included a direct link here: http://wakeacceleration.weebly.com/uploads/2/6/8/7/26878967/ssa_contact_list_2014-15.pdf
Parents are also encouraged to attend the district information sessions as well. The direct link is as follows: https://wakeaig.pbworks.com/w/file/79522874/SSA%20-%20Parent%20Session%20Handout%20(1).pdf
Students who do not meet the criteria, transfer to WCPSS after the testing window, or are nominated after the spring 2014 window, will not be accelerated during the 2014-2015 school year.
*An information packet was send home with all K-4 Cary Elementary students on Wednesday, April 30.