Bancroft Blast Newsletter December 17, 2018

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Bancroft Sports

Basketball try-outs will be 12/17 and 12/18 after school, for grades 4, 5 and 6.  Students must have turned in, or bring the completed packet from the office to try-outs!



Holiday Food Drive

We will again be collecting food for the holidays for families from our school.  Donations may be brought in Monday, December 17th through Thursday, December 20th to the cafeteria. We are asking the grades to donate as follows: Early Kindergarten/Kindergarten – juice or hot chocolate, 1st – canned vegetable or cranberry sauce, 2nd – fresh fruit, 3rd – potatoes bagged or instant, 4th – rolls or corn bread, 5th – stuffing or gravy and 6th – pies or desserts. 


Box Tops for Education

Box Tops need to be turned in to the box in the office or to the teacher by Friday, December 21st.  Be sure to put the teacher name, or room number on the bag so your class gets credit.


Student Council Spirit Day

Friday, December 21st dress in your favorite Holiday attire.


Lost & Found

Our lost and found is OVERFLOWING!!  Please check it out if you are visiting campus before break.  It will all eventually be donated.

Winter Break

No school December 22nd through January 6th.


Mandatory Parent/Participant Talent Show 

There will be a mandatory meeting on January 9th for participants and parents.  You may either attend the meeting at 2:15 PM OR 6:30 PM in the multipurpose room.


Kindergarten Enrollment

Registration for the 2019-2020 school year will begin in the office January 15th through January 29th.  After January 29th, all registration will be done at the Enrollment Center. located at 5601 47th Avenue.  Students must turn 5 years old prior to September 1st.  Students turning 5 between September and December qualify for our Early Kindergarten program.  All registration for Early Kindergarten is done at our office.


For Your Calendar

Basketball Try-outs - December 17th and 18th, after school

Holiday Food Drive - December 17-20, cafeteria

Box Tops - due December 21st, office or classroom

Spirit Day - December 21st, holiday attire

Winter Break - NO SCHOOL, December 22nd-January 6th

Mandatory Talent Show Meeting - January 9th, 2:15 or 6:30

Kindergarten Registration - January 15th-29th, office

Martin Luther King Holiday - January 21st, NO SCHOOL