Joseph M. Carkenord Elementary 27100 Twenty-Four Mile Road Chesterfield, MI 48051-1677 P: (586) 493-5230 F: (586) 493-5235

Welcome to Carkenord Elementary

"Carkenord Elementary provides a caring, creative and challenging place to learn."

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Office Staff

Angela Szczepanski
Nancy Brown
Media Clerk
Linda Nowasielski
Robin Smith

School Hours

8:50 a.m. - 3:50 p.m. 
Half day dismissal time: 12:05 p.m.

Office Hours

8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. 

Carkenord Calendar

  • 20 Aug
  • 22 Aug
  • 27 Aug
    • Package Pick Up 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
      Package Pick Up
      Aug 27
      8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
      Carkenord Main Office
      Carkenord Elementary

      Come to the main office to pick up a packet of important information.  This will include bus stop information, emergency forms, volunteer forms, and teacher assignments.

    • Back to School Bash 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Back to School Bash
      Aug 27
      6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Carkenord Playground
      Carkenord Elementary

      Join us on the playground for a Back to School Bash!  There will be bounce houses, a slide, and a photo booth!  Food will be available for purchase, or you may bring your own picnic dinner.  An overflow parking lot will be available at Higgins/Burdi with a shuttle bus to bring you to the playground.  The shuttle will run from 6-8:15pm.

      In addition, you will still be able to pick up packets during this time if you were unable to attend during the day.

  • 29 Aug
    • Curriculum Night 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
      Curriculum Night
      Aug 29
      5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
      Carkenord Elementary

      Bring your child to meet his/her teacher!  Each grade level has an assigned time slot.  Please see the times below:

      K    5-5:45  

      1st    5:45-6:30

      2nd    6-6:45

      3rd (and ¾) 6:15-7:00

      4th  6:30-7:15

      5th (and 4/5) 6:45-7:30

  • 4 Sep

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