Contact Information

  • School Hours: 8:50am - 3:20pm (M,T,Th,F) || 8:50am - 1:50pm (W)
  • Principal: Mr. Scott Power
  • Associate Principal: Ms. Liz Forba
  • Office Manager: Ms. Julie Henderson
  • Registrar/Student Secretary: Ms. Janet McPhillips
  • Safe Arrival: 425-936-2751
  • Main Number: 425-936-2750
  • Fax Number: 425-836-0834
  • School Address: 1035 - 244th Ave. NE Sammamish, WA 98074

News & Announcements

  Up until Dec. 14th, Feed WA is raising funds to Pantry Packs, a program that provides weekend food for more than 800 students per week in LWSD.

To donate, please CLICK here.

  Planning for this fun event is currently underway and we are looking for families or groups of families interested in hosting a table or organizing a stage performance (music, dance or talent shows).

Please contact Laura Noble, International Night Committee Chair, on or before December 14th, 2018, to sign up for a table and list your performance!!!  

  Class registration begins Friday, December 14th. Classes start the week of January 28th.

To register, go to the Carson PTSA website.

Also, the week of January 28th is a conference week. Please check each class for their start date, as not all classes will start the week of January 28th.

  We are getting ready to launch our annual Holiday Helping Hands charity drive. For this event, we adopt families from our Eastlake Learning community and provide new, unused gift items from their personal holiday wish lists. Here is the link to the Sign Up Genius: .

Select items(s) on the list, note the item number, then select the corresponding # gift tag from the display in Rachel Carson lobby, attach gift tag to gift item and drop unwrapped set in the school office.

Any questions, or anyone wanting to help with this project, please email me at: .

The drop-off date is now Monday, 12/17/18.
The drop-off location:  Carson Office

  Did you know that the Student body at Rachel Carson represents over 27 different countries from around the world? Join us, and be part of an amazing celebration of our diversity!

Here at Rachel Carson Elementary, the PTSA organizes International Night to showcase and celebrate different cultures and traditions around the world. Children are encouraged to dress up in ethnic wear and families are invited to share cultures and traditions from different countries.

This year, International Night will be held at Carson Commons on Thursday, January 17th, 2019, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Please join us for an evening filled with cultural performances, yummy treats and arts and crafts from around the world!


  The Scholastic Book Fair will take place during January 2019. This year the fair will take on the theme of "Enchanted Forest". More info to come.

Gnomes & Fairies: We are looking for Gnomes & Fairies (any shape and size). If anyone has any that they would like to donate, please drop it off with Ms. Daniels. If you are willing to lend them to us for the fair and would like them returned afterwards, please email Ms Daniels and we will be happy to return them to you.

Parking Cone jpg  Please watch your young children when walking through our school's parking lot. Since small children are hard to see by drivers backing up, please keep them close to you.