Campus Phone: (832)223-5500

Welcome to Carter Elementary!

​Home of the Coyotes!

Office will be CLOSED for Summer Break

June 25th thru July 19th

Summer Office Hours:

June 10, 2019 thru July 26, 2019

Monday - Thursday
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

CLOSED on June 20th
CLOSED June 25th thru July 19th
CLOSED on Fridays

Check out our New Student Enrollment & Registration Information below!

Be sure to check our website for regular updates. 
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New Student Enrollment & Registration 2019-2020
School Tool Box Flyer
2019-2020 Supply List

2019-2020 Upcoming Events!

August 21: Coyote Corral
Meet the Teacher Event
PPCD/Pegasus & Kinder 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Grades 1-5: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

August 26: First Day of School 

Carter Master Schedule

Carter Master Schedule

Carter Daily Schedule

Breakfast: 7:00 - 7:30 am
Tardy Bell: 7:30 am
School Day: 7:30 am - 2:40 pm
Front Office: 7:00 - 3:30 pm

Traffic Flow Plan 

Carter ES Traffic Flow

Important Information

Transportation Changes

All transportation changes and notifications for early student pick up should be submitted to the front office by 2:00 pm.

No parent drop offs before 7:00 am. No early pickups after 2:00 pm. 

Carter Tardy Policy

1st Tardy - Tardy notice sent home
2nd Tardy - Tardy notice sent home
3rd Tardy - Teacher contacts parent/written notice sent home
4th Tardy - Lunch or recess detention and a referral entered in Skyward/Administrator contacts parent
5th Tardy - Lunch or recess detention / a referral entered into Skyward and sent home
6th (plus) Tardy - After school detention/Family Support Specialist visits home OR contacts parent

Note: To be considered for perfect attendance, a students may only have 1 tardy (per 9 weeks) AND no absences.

**The tardy count starts at zero each 9-week grading period**

Tardy Parent Letter

To learn more about the Carter Tardy Policy please review the handout. 

Carter Dress Code

Tops: Solid color, collard (polo style, no logo) shirts in red, white, navy blue, black or hunter green and school approved Carter spirit shirts. 

Bottoms: Solid color navy blue, black, khaki or blue jeans, capris, shorts, skirts, skorts or jumpers. Jeans must be solid with no rips, tears, distressing or embellishments. 

Prospective Students

School tours are given on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:00-3:30 by appointment only.  Please call the front office if you are interested in touring Don Carter Elementary. 


Quick FAQs

Principal: Henva Medlow
Current Enrollment: 698

8500 A Meyers Rd.
Richmond, TX 77469

Map to Campus

Phone: (832)223-5500
Fax: (832)223-5501

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Campus Improvement Plan

Community Scorecard

Campus Climate Results

McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Act