Laramie Letters 9/11

 In Branding

Grandparent’s Day

This year grandparent’s day will be different than in the past. We want to treat our grandparents to a lovely event that honors them along with their students.

– Preschool and Half Day Kinders 10:30-11:30 in the gym with their grandparents. Students without visitors will stay in class.

– K-8 11:30-12:30 in the gym with their grandparents. Students without visitors will continue their typical schedule with their teachers!

Grandparents and visitors should check-in at the gate of the school. Please let the front office know if you have any questions.


Tailgating Event

Join us for Friday Night Lights at our first home football game. Activities will include a live DJ, corn hole, kid’s zone, face painting, food vendors, and more! Our first Friday Night Light Tailgating event is THIS Friday located at our Power Campus. The fun will start at 5 pm.


Lunch Orders 

Everyone (even returning families) will need to re-register for a new account on the system. If you are interested in participating in a hot lunch for the upcoming school year, please click on the link below. All hot lunches come with a meat, vegetarian, or salad option as well as 2% white milk or water at the cost of $3.75 per day. All October lunch orders MUST be completed by the end of day Monday, September 23rd at 11:59 PM

October’s Lunch Menu is ready at


STCS Recker Campus Yearbook for Sale

Our 2019-2020 Recker Campus Yearbook Team is pleased to announce the Premiere Sale of this year’s Recker Campus Yearbook. Copies of the Yearbook can be ordered online or over the count (with the attached Order Form). Our Yearbook theme this year is “Roadrunner Respect: What Goes Around, Comes Around” and the Team is excited to be creating and providing our families with a 100-page book of San Tan Memories. Order Link:


NOTE: Price increases to $35 on October 6th. In addition, this year we are asking for your help! If you attend one of our wonderful San Tan Recker activities or sporting events and capture that amazing pictures, we would love for you to share it with our Yearbook Team. Many of our pictures last year were contributed by parents and teachers, and we hope to capture more of these Picture Perfect Moments for this year’s book. All images must be unedited and be a minimum of 500kB large. eShare: If parents prefer to download the app from the App Store, they can enter the school code STCS2020. If you have any questions, please feel free to email our Yearbook Advisor, Ms. Kisler, at


San Tan Parent University

Learn about the fantastic programs we have from Love and Logic to High School programs, Montessori education, and gifted guest speaker Dr. Beljan. There is something for everyone!

Signup genius:

5:30-6:00 Love and Logic

6:00-6:30 Pick a Class

6:30-7:00 Pick a Class

7:00-7:30 Pick a Class


Available classes: Mainstream, Montessori, Gifted, Culture and Art Masterpiece.

Childcare is available for $5.00 a kid.


Paper Drive

Our annual beginning of the year PAPER DRIVE is in full effect starting this week on Thursday, August 22nd. The class with the MOST points will receive a teacher reward for participating is $150.00 classroom fund. Write your teacher’s name on the paper and send it to the front office. Middle School should put their HOMEROOM teacher on their paper.

Don’t have time to run out to the store? No worries!! San Tan Charter School partners with Amazon SmilesAmazon Smiles is fast and easy… Shop Amazon as normal and 0.5% of your purchase supports educational enrichment right here at San Tan Charter School!

Visit: to start shopping now! You can ship your order directly to the school and add a “gift receipt” with your child’s teacher’s name on it!


First Place
Ms. Avery’s Class
72 points

Second Place
Ms. Owing’s Class
43 Points
Third Place
Ms. Nording’s Class
39 points
Fourth Place
Ms. Olson’s Class
39 points
Recker Academic Success Kit

Please remember to pay your $15 per student for:


Half-Day Conference Camps

Are you looking for fun, active, and safe activities for your kids on our half-day Parent-Teacher Conference days? San Tan Charter School – Recker Campus is excited to once again offer our three-day “Half-day Conference Camps for Kids.” Camps will run October 2nd, 3rd, & 4th, from 11:40 to 4:00 PM. Activities include five group rotations through PE activities with Coach Tomasek & Coach Crooms; Music with Coach Winters; STREAMS with Ms. Kisler and Lunch & Recess Snack time. Please see the attached registration form and our Sign-up Genius for more information. Students are required to bring a sack lunch and an afternoon snack. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Ms. Kisler at Sign-up Genius:


Donor’s Choose

At this time, we are so excited to find that the Gates Foundation and Donor’s Choose are currently matching teacher’s projects at 50%. Therefore, our teachers are filling out projects at this time. If you would like to donate, you can click on the following links.

Ms. Beam’s Project


Dates to Remember 

  • 9/12– San Tan University
  • 9/18 – Grandparents Day
  • 9/25 – Half Day of School
  • 10/1-10/4 –Usborne Book Fair Event
  • 10/2-10/4– Half Days for Conference
  • 10/3-10/4– Parent-Teacher Conference

Athletic Dates to Remember 

  • 9/12 – Flag football Team 1 4:30 HOME
  • 9/13 – Varsity Tackle Football Team 7:00 HOME- POWER CAMPUS
  • 9/17 – Flag football Team 1 4:30 HOME- POWER CAMPUS
  • 9/17 – Flag football Team 2 4:30 HOME- RECKER CAMPUS
  • 9/19 – Flag football Team 1 4:30 HOME- POWER CAMPUS
  • 9/19 – Flag football Team 4:30 HOME- RECKER CAMPUS
  • 9/20 – Varsity Tackle Football Team 7:00 HOME- POWER CAMPUS
  • 9/21 – Swim series #3 1:00 pm
  • 9/26 – Flag football Team 2 4:00 AWAY
  • 9/27 – Varsity Tackle Football Team 7:00 AWAY
  • 9/28 – Flag football Team 1 CAA Tournament 7:00
  • 10/4 – Varsity Tackle Football Team 7:00 AWAY


Mrs. Sarah Laramie, M.A. 
Principal, Recker Campus
Doctoral Candidate, Grand Canyon University
San Tan Charter School
3959 E. Elliot Rd.
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Phone: 480-222-0811
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”- Nelson Mandela