Carson MS Weekly Updates -PTA Information-Week of April 1

Carson Middle School


Rachel Carson MS PTA Mission Statement

"Our mission is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering our school families and communities to advocate for all children."

 Important Dates


  • April 10: 5-8 PM Big Buns Spirit Night
  • April 18: 6:30 pm Virtual PTA Meeting


  • May 6-10: Teacher Appreciation Week
  • May 16: PTA Elections for 2024-25 school year
  • May 18: 8-11 AM Panther Prowl Family 5K Run/Walk
  • May 22: 4-8 PM Chipotle Spirit Night


  • June 7: 5-7:30 PM 8th Grade Graduation Party 

Message from the PTA Board

We hope that everyone is returning from Spring Break refreshed and relaxed, and ready to tackle the final quarter of the school year! We have some exciting events planned for the next few months, beginning with our Big Buns Spirit Night on April 10.

Teach Appreciation week is quickly approaching! We need your help to show our teachers the love that they deserve for fostering the growth of our student’s minds and bodies. Please email if you have ideas and time to contribute to the PTA’s effort to celebrate RCMS teachers.

We are also accepting nominations for next year’s PTA Board. As the saying goes “Many hands make light work.” Please consider joining the RCMS PTA Board to assist with the many events and initiatives the PTA supports at Rachel Carson. See below for details.

Lastly, the Panther Prowl is coming! Please Save the Date for Saturday, May 18th, 8- 11 am. See below for information on how you can support this recently revived family-friendly community event.

Now Accepting Nominations

Believe it or not, the Rachel Carson PTA is already planning for the 2024-2025 school year! Are you or is someone you know enthusiastic about supporting Rachel Carson and all of its students, teachers, and staff? We are soliciting nominations for several positions that will be open next year including:

  • President
  • Secretary
  • VP of Fundraising and Social Events
  • Membership Chair
  • Basketball Chair
  • Multicultural Night Chair
  • STEAM Night Chair

Current Board members will assist new members with the transition. Please email if you are interested, or know of someone who would make a great addition to our team!

April 10: 5-8 PM Big Buns Spirit Night, Franklin Farm

Big buns fundraiser

Take a night off cooking and join us for dinner to show your school spirit! 

Please mention Carson Middle School at checkout to ensure RCMS PTA is credited with the sale. For online orders, apply the select school logo at checkout.

Save the Date: May 18, 8-11 AM Panther Prowl Family 5K Run/Walk

Be on the lookout for sign up and raffle ticket information in the coming weeks. It’s going to be a great morning of fun and community at RCMS!

We are looking for parents who have goods or services to donate to our raffle. Do you own a business that could offer a raffle prize? Would you be willing to purchase something cool that would get kids excited about running a 5K with their friends? Shoot me an email and let's chat, Jen Connor Naylor,

Become a Rachel Carson Corporate Sponsor!

Please check here to view the Carson Middle School Sponsorship package. We can get your company name out to an even wider audience. If you want to become a corporate sponsor or host a Spirit Event at your business, please email Thao Beirne at Thank you!

Support Our Sponsors

Would you like to see your company logo here? Head over to our Sponsors page to find out how!

Important Links




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