Carpenter Elementary School is an educational institution that offers a range of learning and recreational options for more than 540 students in kindergarten through grade five. The school provides instruction in English, mathematics, science, history and physical education. It serves a lunch menu that includes pizzas, burgers, sandwiches, sausage, wraps, pancakes, eggs, chicken nuggets, vegetable and fruits. Carpenter Elementary School has a parent-teacher association that conducts various fundraising activities. The school operates a library media center that stocks a collection of various types of books and other reading and reference materials in print and electronic forms. It maintains a work force of more than 15 employees, including teachers and support staff. Carpenter Elementary School is located in Cary, N.C. it is a part of the Wake County Public School system, which operates several middle, high and elementary schools.