In the aftermath of Hurricane Beryl across our area, Lamar CISD is canceling all summer school classes, programs, extracurricular activities, and practices scheduled for Wednesday, July 10 and Thursday, July 11. All locations will remain closed to students and staff on Wednesday, July 10, and Thursday, July 11. This closure will allow our maintenance teams to work efficiently and without interruptions, ensuring our schools are safe. We will welcome all staff and students on Monday, July 15.

About Carter Elementary School



Coach Carter

NamesakeDon Carter - Mr. Carter served as the offensive coordinator at Lamar Consolidated High School from 1980 to 2002. He also taught World History at the high school from 1980 to December 2006, when he retired from education. Mr. Carter is an active member of the Coyote community and regularly visits Carter Elementary. 

Mascot
: Coyote

School Colors: Navy Blue and Lime Green

Coyote Pledge
Today I pledge to excel in everything I do.
I promise to obey the rules and 
be responsible and safe in school.
I will respect myself and others as 
I am here to be the best I can be
because
I KNOW excellence starts with me!
(Coyote Howl)

Carter Elementary Mission Statement
Changing the world, one coyote at a time.