Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelors of Arts in Elementary Education and Communication;Masters of Education in Reading and Literacy. Certified 1-8, special education K-12, and ESL Generalist K-12
Mrs. Ann Boles
This is Mrs. Boles' third year at Carpener and her 21st year in education. Last year, Mrs. Boles was honored to represent Carpenter as the campus Teacher of the Year. Before CMS, she taught at Harrington, Thomas, and Barron Elementaries in Plano ISD.
Mr and Mrs. Boles' kids are former Carpenter Cowboys and her family LOVES Carpenter! Her son Jake is a 2022 graduate of PSHS and is now studying Computer Science at Texas Tech. Go Red Raiders! He started playing the saxophone in 6th grade at Carpenter and now he is in the world-famous Goin' Band from Raiderland! Mrs. Boles' daugther Libby is a junior at PSHS. She is involved in theater and many other activities.
She also has two naughty black labs named Bob and Bella. Her family loves living, working, and going to school in this community! When she is not teaching, Mrs. Boles enjoys reading, cooking, hosting parties,attending her kids' events, and swimming. Her very favorite part of teaching is matching kids with the right book. Mrs. Boles grew up in St Louis and her family still lives there.
Mrs. Boles has an undergraduate degree from The University of Tulsa and a Masters in Reading and Literacy from Texas Womans University.
"There is no such thing as a kid who hates reading. There are just kids who haven't found their favorite books yet."
6th grade ELAR schedule:
1st/2nd period-Block one
3rd/4th period-block two
6th/7th period-Block three