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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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Hooray for Market Days! - May 23-24


The 2nd Grade is having Market Day! Come to see what Goods and Services they are providing. You will be given "Market Day Dollars" to spend.  Market Day is the culminating project of the IB unit "How We Organize Ourselves" in which students learned about the exchange of goods and services, currencies and resources.

Rooms 203 and 209 - Thursday, May 23
Rooms 205 and 207 - Friday, May 24

The Market is open from 2:00 to 3:00
in the classrooms

SEE YOU THERE!

 

Memorial Day - NO SCHOOL Mon., May 27th


Día de Conmemoración de los Caídos - lunes, 27 de mayo - NO HAY CLASES

 
 
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5th Grade Exhibition - May 30


Thursday, May 30 - 12:30-1:30 - Exhibition is the 5th grade IB capstone project!  They have worked hard to research their topic, implement an action and prepare a presentation on what they have learned. Come and let them show you what they're capable of! 

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jueves, 30 de mayo, 12:30-1:30 - Exhibición es el proyecto final de quinto grado! Trabajaron mucho en investigar su tema, implementar una acción y preparar su presentación sobre lo que aprendieron. Vengan a ver de que son capaces!!

 

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FIELD DAY - May 31 at Powderhorn Park


DON'T FORGET: GYM SHOES, HAT, SUNSCREEN, WATER BOTTLE!  at POWDERHORN PARK

Friday, May 31 
9:30-12:00 - 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th Grades 
12:30-2:000 - Hi-5, K, 1st Grade

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Contact the office ASAP! Come and lend a hand with Field Day games and activities!

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¡DÍA de CAMPO!   NO SE OLVIDE: TENIS, SOMBRERO DE SOL, PROTECTOR SOLAR, BOTELLA RELLENABLE

SE NECESITAN VOLUNTARIOS! Contacte a la oficina, y venga a echar una mano en los juegos y actividades del Día de Campo!
 

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PTO & Site Council


MONDAY, JUNE 3 - The final meeting of the year! 

We'd love your ideas and opinions to
set priorities for the next school year!

5:00 - PTO Meeting
5:30 - Updates from the Principal
6:00 - Site Council

Light meal and childcare provided.

We hope to see you here!

 

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SUMMER SCHOOL at BANCROFT!

 

Registration now available online!  Click here!

Bancroft students K-5 can apply for Summer School at Bancroft or the GISE & GEMS STEM Academy this summer. All programs provide busing and meals.
Contact the main office for a paper form.

Classes are scheduled:
Monday-Thursday
June 17 – July 25

SUMMER SCHOOL is at BANCROFT this year!

(GEMS & GISE STEM Academy is at Andersen)

 

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Bancroft on Minnesota Public Radio


Our brand new kitchen and our discerning students were featured in an MPR News story, "Schools add healthy, local to the menu - and some kids eat it up."

Check out the video too!

 

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Register Your Student!

Click on the link below to register your student.

 

http://schoolrequest.mpls.k12.mn.us

 

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We ALL Belong at Bancroft!


TODOS pertenecemos a Bancroft!!

Annagu dhan waxaan ka tirsan mahay Bancroft!