Degrees and Certifications:
Thea Hansen, Principal
Welcome to Carol Rae Ranch Elementary! Our school is dedicated to building a community of compassionate, life-long learners that are working to make our world a better place to live. The partnership between school and home makes a difference in your child's learning experiences and successes. We appreciate the support you give and that you choose Carol Rae for your child's education.
Thea Hansen has been an educator for more than 30 years. She was recognized in 2019 as a Maricopa County Exemplary Principal. She loves working with students and families and believes Gilbert Public Schools is the best place to learn, grow, and work.
Upcoming Carol Rae Ranch Events
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM PTSO Mtg-Meet Mr. Birgen
April 23, 2021
April 28, 2021
April 30, 2021
May 4, 2021
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM McDonald's Night
May 5, 2021
May 7, 2021
May 12, 2021
May 14, 2021
May 19, 2021
Elementary School Day Start & End Times
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:10am–2:55pm
Wednesday Early Release: 8:10am–1:55pm
Half Days: 8:10am–11:55am
Playground opens at 7:45 a.m
Line-up bell at 8:02 a.m.
Tardy bell at 8:10 a.m.
Preschool Start & End Times
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
AM Class: 8:00 - 10:30
PM Class: 11:15 - 1:45
*No preschool classes on Wednesdays and Half Days
Carol Rae Ranch Site Council
|Reed Carr||Community Member|
|Leslie Garbis||Staff Member|
|Kathleen Sawyers||Staff Member|