Mrs. Patricia Hickey

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Phone: 480-472-2962


I have taught 19 years for the Mesa School District. I earned my Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Ottawa University in 1999,  then earned my Master's degree in Secondary Education from Northern Arizona University in 2003. My current Arizona teaching certification is in Elementary Education with endorsements in Middle School Math and Science, Gifted Education, as well as, English as a Second Language.  Go Cougars!

Welcome back to Carson for the 2017-2018 school year!  

Congratulations to the following students who represented Carson JH at the 2016-2016 MPS District Science Fair!

7th grade:

  • Animal Science (AS): Sara Valenzuela and Anais Trujillo, Bunny Maze
  • Behavioral and Social Science (BE): Maddox Aston, Should You Believe Your Eyes?
  • Earth and Planetary (EA): Armando Crossland and Jordan Heath, Barometer vs. Barometer Apps. placed 2nd in category!
  • Engineering Electrical and Mechanical (EE): Rodolfo Valenzuela and Jose Benavides, Solar Power
  • Engineering Materials and Bioengineering (EN): German Ledezma and Korwyn Brantley-Ellis, Cooling Socks. placed 1st in category and represented Carson at AZSEF!
  • Mathematics Science (MA): Daniel Leon , Flippers. placed 3rd in category!

8th grade:

  • Cellular and Molecular (CB): Wendy Wyatt, The Way Germs React to Dog Drool.
  • Computer Sciences (CS): Daniel Rubalcava, Method of Passing with the Best Pass Completion Percentage in FIFA.
  • Physics and Astronomy (PH): Annie Hansen, Ball or Nothing.
  • Plant Sciences (PS): Olivia Porter, How Does Your Garden Grow?
  • Environmental Sciences (EV): Angie Valencia and Dayton Merrill, Clean or Green.
  • Medicine and Health Sciences (EV): Elijah Little, Damaging Effects of Artificial and Pure sugar on Teeth.
  • Chemistry (CH): Caleb Hubbard and Samuel Sharp, The Clean Oil.

Congratulations to the following students who represented Carson JH at the 2015-2016 MPS District Science Fair!

  • Behavioral & Social Sciences: Seth Azua, Mozart and Math
  • Chemistry: Shannon Nez, Evaporation Rates of Different Fluids, placed 3rd in category!
  • Engineering: Cooper Davis and Rex Richardson, Fast and Furious
  • Medicine & Health Sciences: Elijah Little, What's more Effective, Kid's or Adult's Toothpaste?
  • Physics & Astronomy: Brian Daw and Michael Meacham, Destructive Power of Slingshot Projectiles, placed 2nd in category!
  • Plant Sciences: Gracie Western, Does Aspirin Help Plants Grow?