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Welcome to John B. Cary Elementary School where we take pride in our scholars and their academics. John B. Cary is the The W.R.I.T.E. (Writing and Reading Incorporated Together Everyday) School!

one richmond one book

Make sure to follow One Richmond One Book on social media, but especially on Instagram and Facebook
so you don't miss any 
of the live read alouds, story times, and activities.

One Richmond One book


The Mighty Mask Design Challenge

Mask Design Challenge

Mighty Mask Challenge – This summer, CoStar Group donated 90,000 masks to RPS students as a part of our 3rd Annual Ultimate Backpack Supply Drive. They're going to donate an additional 90,000 masks later this year, featuring the winning designs from the Mighty Mask Design Challenge. Students in grades K-8 are encouraged to submit a mask design that represents what they love the most about RPS. Masks designs can be submitted at:
The deadline to submit your design is Sunday, September 27. For more information, please reach out to Christie-Jo Adams (


Happy Hispanic Heritage Month


Tue, Sep 15, 2020 – Thu, Oct 15, 2020

National Hispanic Heritage Month is a period from 15 September to 15 October in the United States for recognizing the contributions and influence of Hispanic Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States.



lit limo  


The Lit Limo will be at John B Cary every Friday afternoon from 4:30-4:50.
Come get some free books and other assistance! 


News from Mrs. Cauthorne

Important Information from our Cary School Counselor

  •           Mrs. Cauthorne

    Hello Cary Cougar Families,      

    As we all adjust to the time away from school amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, I want to assure you that I will continue to dedicate my time to serving our school community and providing school counseling services for your child. I recognize that this may be a stressful and challenging time for many families and your children are likely to want to have access to counseling support. My desire is to provide students, families, and the Cougar community with support, strategies, and resources that promote the growth and academic success for all our students. Please feel free to reach out via email at I hope that everyone stays safe, healthy, and positive! We will get through this together. Stay tuned for a link to my virtual counseling office. I look forward to seeing you all when we return!



    Mrs. Cauthorne

    School Counselor