Welcome to Bancroft!

Bancroft Elementary provides students with a strong academic foundation as critical thinkers who choose and act responsibly with respect for self, community, and the environment.

Bancroft is an IB World School. The PYP is a world-renowned curriculum framework from the International Baccalaureate (IB) designed to encourage students to be active learners, well-rounded individuals and engaged world citizens.  The Primary Years Programme targets learners in High 5 through 5th grade and aims to create a relevant, engaging, challenging and significant educational environment for all children!


Learn more about the IB PYP at Bancroft.

Bancroft Happenings
Now that school is out...






August 24: Open House - 3:00-5:00pm Meet the teachers and get information for the school year!
August 28: Grades 1-5 begin school
August 30: Hi-5 & Kindergarten begin school


24 de agosto: Bancroft de Puertas Abiertas 3:00-5:00pmConozca a la maestra, info para el año escolar!
28 de agosto: Comienzan clases Grados 1 a 5
30 de agosto: Comienzan clases Kinder y Hi-5

We ALL Belong at Bancroft!

TODOS pertenecemos a Bancroft!!

Annagu dhan waxaan ka tirsan mahay Bancroft!


School Renovation - La RenovaciĆ³n


Our school construction project is well underway! 
Our number-one concern is always the safety of students and adults. It will be exciting to see the progress made as work continues over the summer. We will try to keep you updated on progress over the next 18 months. Check out the plans and interior views in the link below!


El proyecto de renovación de Bancroft ya arrancó! 
Nuestra primera preocupación siempre es la seguridad de los niños y adultos. Será impresionante ver el progreso después de un verano de trabajo en la construcción! Trataremos de mantenerlos informados del progreso en los próximos 18 meses. Echen un vistazo a los planes y a las vistas interiores en el enlace:

  NEW!  Bancroft Remodel Updates 

Letter to Families from MPS Superintendent

letter to families from Ed Graff - English

Carta a las familias del Superintendente, Ed Graff - español

Letter to Families from Superintendent - Somali

Bancroft 2016-17 School Calendar

Download and print or save to your desktop calendar created by the district.

Bancroft 2016-17 School Calendar


Bancroft Promotional Video

View our School video on Youtube...click on the link below.



Come For A Tour!

We offer tours throughout the year, generally between 8:00am-1:30pm. Please call the school office to set up a time that works for you.