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Phone: 757-850-5092

Fax: 757-850-5068

Teaching Hours: 7:30 AM - 2:15 PM

Office Hours: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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Welcome to John B. Cary Elementary School

Home of the SOARING Cardinals!

John B. Cary Elementary is a neighborhood school serving nearly 400 students from grades K-5. The campus features a quarter mile track, playground, basketball courts and a baseball field. We are also excited about our outdoor classroom and gardens.

Our Main Office is open from 7:00am-3:00pm. Students may enter the building beginning at 7:00am. Breakfast is served from 7:00-7:20am. Instructional hours are 7:30am-2:05pm. If your child arrives at or after 7:30am, please park and walk into the building. An adult must sign the tardy book while the child receives a Tardy slip.

As a Title l school, students at Cary benefit from extra instructional support services such as 3 reading specialists, a math specialist and a Family Engagement Specialist. We look forward to partnering with our families and the community to help our Cardinals soar into success this school year!

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Cary Library

Please visit the John B. Cary Library page to learn about our wonderful library; to find out which books are available to be checked out; and to find links to many student resource websites.

Quick Links

Link to the John B. Cary Elementary Facebook Page
Link to Parent/Student Portal
Link to Cary Elementary Twitter
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