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
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Read-A-Thon - Maratón de Lectura - October 16-29

Encourage your kids to read EVERY DAY. Help them set goals, keep track of their reading minutes, ask for pledges, and have fun reading! There will be prizes for the top reader and the top fundraiser in each class. This is a fantastic way to strengthen reading skills and support Bancroft!
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Anime a sus hijos/hijas a leer CADA DÍA. Ayúdelos a ponerse metas, anotar los minutos leídos, pedir apoyo/donaciones, y a divertirse con la lectura! Hay premios para el estudiante en cada clase que lee más minutos y el que recauda más fondos. El Maratón es fantástico para mejorar la lectura y para apoyar a Bancroft!

 

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Parent/Teacher Conferences - OCTOBER 17-18

Tuesday, October 17th 3:00pm-7:00pm
Wednesday, October 18th 7:00am-7:00pm

Please bring your student with you to the conference!

NO SCHOOL WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18-20

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Las Conferencias P/Madres-Maestras

martes, 17 octubre, 3:00pm-7:00pm
miércoles, 18 de octubre, 7:00am-7:00pm

Por favor, su estudiante le debe acompañar a la conferencia!

NO HAY CLASES MIERCOLES A VIERNES, 18-20 OCTUBRE

 

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FLU VACCINE - VACUNA CONTRA LA GRIPA - 17 OCTOBER, - 4:30-7:30PM

GET YOUR FLU SHOT! Tuesday, October 17th from 4:30-7:30pm at Bancroft, during Parent/Teacher Conferences.

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Vacúnense Contra la Influenza! el martes, 17 de octubre  de 4:30 a 7:30pm, durante las Conferencias Padres/Maestros.

 

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FAMILY LITERACY NIGHT - TITLE I/State of the School

Bring your family for campfire storytelling with Gary Lussier Sr.! Learn about our new literacy curriculum in each grade and great resources!

Thursday, October 26 - 5:00-7:00pm
Bancroft Lunchroom and Gym
Enjoy a light dinner with us!

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NOCHE de
 LECTURA - TÍTULO I/Estado de la Escuela

¡Venga con la familia! Hay “fogata” y cuentos de Gary Lussier! ¡Conozca el nuevo currículo de lectura y sus recursos fantásticos!

Jueves, 26 de octubre - 5:00-7:00pm
Comedor y Gimnasio de Bancroft
Los invitamos a una cena liviana

BANCROFT BUZZ - BOLETÍN de BANCROFT


Click here for the latest BANCROFT BUZZ!  - September 21, 2017

Haz clic para el último BOLETÍN de BANCROFT - 21 de septiembre, 2017

 

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Volunteer at Bancroft

Parents and other adult family members, come lend a hand in your child's classroom, or help out in other ways around Bancroft!

Please fill out the online form, and give Linda, our Family Liaison a call 612-668-3574, and we'll get you set up!

Parent/Guardian Volunteer Form

Madres, Padres y otros familiares adultos: vengan a echar una mano en el salón de su hija/hijo, o ayude en otras cosas en Bancroft. Por favor, complete el formulario en línea, y llame a Linda, la enlace familiar 612-668-3574, y arreglamos con la maestra!

 

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MPS Wellness Policy Changes

We ALL like to celebrate! Instead of food treats, here are some ideas for classroom celebrations, like birthdays!

·      bring a pencil, sticker, seed pack for each student
·      donate a book for the classroom
·      participate in the classroom celebration with your child
·      bring a book from home to share during circle time

Let's keep students SAFE, HEALTHY, and HAPPY at Bancroft!

MPS Wellness Policy Changes

- MPS District policy prevents schools from using food for personal celebrations or rewards.

 

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We ALL Belong at Bancroft!


TODOS pertenecemos a Bancroft!!

Annagu dhan waxaan ka tirsan mahay Bancroft!

 

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School Renovation - La Renovación

 

Our school construction project is well underway! 
Our number-one concern is always the safety of students and adults. It is exciting to see the progress made 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!

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El proyecto de renovación de Bancroft está en marcha! 
Nuestra primera preocupación siempre es la seguridad de los niños y adultos.  Es impresionante ver el progreso de los meses de verano! 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 

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School Supply lists

Here are links to the school supply lists.

School Supplies - English

Útiles Escolares - español

 

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Bancroft Promotional Video

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iKp30Io6jbQ

 

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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.