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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
Dropoff & Pickup - IMPORTANT!


ROAD CLOSURE 

STARTING SEPTEMBER 23

38th Street & 14th Avenue Intersection will be CLOSED

 

MAP AND INFORMATION
 

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Somali Parent Meeting


Shirka walidiinta Soomaaliyeed ee Duqsiga Hoose ee Bancroft.

Sebtember 26 ka - 8:30am

Ka so qayb gal si aad u ogaatid waxbarashada caruurtaada.

Learn how you can be involved in your child's education.

 

SITE COUNCIL


BANCROFT SITE COUNCIL - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 - 5:30PM

Be a part of decision making and supporting the mission of Bancroft!

Light meal and childcare provided.

 

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MPS Welcome Back Powwow


For ALL MPS families and community members!

Friday, September 27, 2019

Community Meal & Resource Fair - 4:30        
Grand Entry - 5:30

South High School - 3131 South 19th Avenue

Mii'gwech!

 

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PTO Meeting


COME SHARE YOUR IDEAS FOR STRENGTHENING OUR BANCROFT COMMUNITY!

Monday, September 30, 2019        5:30 in the Media Center

We hope to see you Here!

 

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School Picture Day


Monday, October 7, is Picture Day at Bancroft! Look for the order form in your student's backpack. You can order online at mylifetouch.com using the code EVTJW9BXS.  Otherwise, please send the exact amount of payment (cash, or check payable to Lifetouch) with your student's form on Picture Day.

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DÍA de FOTOS ESCOLARES! - LUNES, 7 de OCTUBRE - Se puede encargarlos ya por Internet!

 Busque el formulario en la mochila de su estudiante. Se puede encargarlo en línea en mylifetouch.com utilizando el código EVTJW9BXS - haz cliq en "español". Para pagarlo en el momento, hay que enviar el pago exacto (al contado o cheque a la orden de Lifetouch) con el formulario el Día de Fotos.

 

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COFFEE, TEA & IB - Café, Té e IB

 

Friday, October 4th - 8:40am

Bancroft Parents, join us for breakfast! Learn how IB-PYP (International Baccalaureate-Primary Years Program) helps our kids be active learners and engaged world citizens. 
 

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Café, Té & IB - viernes, 4 de octubre - 8:40-9:40am
Madres y Padres de Bancroft! Vengan a tomar un café con nosotros y veremos cómo el IB-PEP (Bachillerato Internacional-Programa de Escuela Primaria) beneficia a su hija/hijo. 

 

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Family Literacy & Math Game Night


Thursday, October 10 - 5:00-7:00pm

Learn and play with your family!

Take home fun materials for READING and MATH!
 

Light dinner served 5:00 to 5:30 pm

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NOCHE DE MATEMÁTICAS y LECTURA
jueves, 10 de octubre - 5:00-7:00pm

¡Vengan a aprender y jugar con la familia!
Hay materiales divertidos de LECTURA y MATEMÁTICAS para llevar a casa! 

Cena liviana 5:00 a 5:30pm

 

 

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Bancroft Family Bike Ride

Join us Saturday, October 12 for a Family Bike Ride!  

We will meet at Bancroft at 10:00am and bike together approximately 7 miles total, using bike lanes, bike paths and trails, to visit Minnehaha Falls and enjoy some treats!  If you or someone in your family need a bike, just let us know and we'll have one here for you to use, as well as helmets. The bike ride will end here at Bancroft around 12:00.  

 

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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!