Tuesday, January 28, 2020
** ANYONE REPORTING TO BANCROFT PLEASE REPORT TO THE OFFICE**
Early Release Day 1/29/2020 12:30pm
Good Morning Broncos,
This is the BMS Morning Show for Tuesday January 28, 2020
Inspirational Message: “Strong people stand up form themselves. But the strongest people stand up for others.” –Unknown
Bronco Motto Message: Broncos Take Care of Yourself: Be sure to get to school and class on time.
- Cafeteria Lunch Menu: Lunch today is chicken Alfredo roll or buffalo popcorn chicken & potato wedge bowl. Lunch includes salad bar, seasonal fruit, and your choice of milk.
- Musical Theatre: Interested in joining Musical Theatre at Bancroft? Please sign up on the Bancroft website. Rehearsals begin on Wednesday afternoons beginning in late January.
- Inspired by Mexican Tin Art: Please enjoy (but don’t touch) the beautiful tin art projects on display on the bulletin boards near the front main entrance to the school. Inspired by Tin Art from Mexico students created a design, then transferred the design onto a piece of tin. Using special tools students then created textures, enhanced their markings and made some areas pop forward and others recede back. Lastly, if desired students added color. We have some very talented creative Broncos. –Ms. Colt
- Read-a-thon: Hey Broncos! The Bancroft Read-a-thon kicks off today! It will run for three weeks and ends on Valentine’s Day. Compete against your English teacher’s other classes and the top wins a pizza party! Reading for 15 minutes equals 1 gold coin that you can put in your English teacher’s class jar. Come to the library today to check out a book TODAY and get a special treat to celebrate the kick-off! Treats are available until supplies run out so come early! –Ms. Kang
- Geography: It’s that time of the year again to test your knowledge in the subject of Geography. The Geography Bee will be held this Thursday in G-4. Who will be crowned champion this year? –History Department
- Magic Club: Magic Club will meet today at lunch AND after school in room 108. –Mr. Fox
- Study Center: Students, the Study Center will happen today from 3:15-4:15. Math Intervention for 6th graders will meet in room 210, 7th graders in room 203, and 8th graders in room 206. Any other subject will meet in the library. –The Counseling Department
- Season of Service: Don’t forget to commit to kindness and to complete your Service Learning Pledge. You can turn it in on the patio on Thursdays.
- Simpson Club: Simpson Club will meet today in S-6. We give you sixty seconds after the rush to settle in to watch an episode. Be there or not! The choice is yours. –Mr. Smothermon
- Jigsaw Puzzle, Coloring and Card Clubs:Do you want a nice place to eat lunch, chill, and do an activity? Come work on a jigsaw puzzle, color on a giant coloring poster or learnt to play some fun card games. Join me (Ms. Colt) today in room 104. Swing by at the start of lunch to get a pass. Be there or be square! –Ms. Colt
- Makers’ Space:Students, Makers’ Space will meet today after school today. –Ms. Kuang
- Girls Volleyball:Hello Ladies, We will have one open gym Friday 1/31 3:30-5 before we start tryouts. Please come to get warmed up before the tryouts next week. The tryouts will be by grade level so listen to the bulletin announcements and look on the board in the girls locker room for the day and time for your grade level. YOU MUST HAVE A GOLDEN TICKET TO TRY OUT! –Coaches Tina & Waller
- Honor Roll:Will the following students come down to the office during break to pick up their Honor Roll Tag for 2nd Quarter of 2019-2020; Diana M., Kelly N., Giuliana O., Fabio P., Ivan P., A Chari R., Joshua G, Lydia A., Niyah B., and Camilly C.
- Early Dismissal:Students, Wednesday will be an early dismissal day. You will be released at 12:30pm.
Please remember to take care of yourself, take care of one another and take care of Bancroft! Go Broncos!!
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Did you know...
- Regular school attendance has a significant impact on student academic success starting as early as kindergarten.
- Poor attendance can influence whether children read proficiently by the end of third grade.
- By 6th grade, chronic absence becomes a leading indicator that a student will drop out of high school.
Families play a key role in reducing chronic absenteeism by getting students to school on time every day. Here are a few ways to help ensure good attendance for your students.
- Establish regular evening and morning routines
- Send your student to school every day unless they are truly sick
- Schedule appointments and vacation during school breaks or outside of school hours
- Have a backup plan to get your student to school in case of unexpected events
- Monitor your student’s attendance with Aeries
Remember, we are here to help. Reach out to your student’s teacher, principal, or the office manager if you need support getting your student to school on time every day.
Sabia usted que...
- La asistencia regular a la escuela tiene un impacto significativo en el éxito académico de los estudiantes desde el jardín de infantes.
- La baja asistencia puede influir en si los niños leen de manera competente al final del tercer grado.
- Para el sexto grado, la ausencia crónica se convierte en un indicador principal de que un estudiante abandonará la escuela secundaria.
Las familias juegan un papel clave en la reducción del absentismo crónico al llevar a los estudiantes a la escuela a tiempo todos los días. Aquí hay algunas maneras de ayudar a asegurar una buena asistencia para su estudiante.
- Establecer rutinas regulares de tarde y mañana
- Envíe a su estudiante a la escuela todos los días a menos que esté realmente enfermo
- Programe citas y vacaciones durante las vacaciones escolares o fuera del horario escolar
- Tenga un plan de respaldo para llevar a su estudiante a la escuela en caso de eventos inesperados
- Monitoree la asistencia de su estudiante con Aeries
Recuerde, estamos aquí para ayudar. Comuníquese con el maestro, el director o la secretaria de la oficina de su estudiante si necesita ayuda para llevar a su estudiante a la escuela a tiempo todos los días.
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The San Leandro School Board of Trustees unanimously approved a resolution to place a $198 million dollar bond measure on the March 2020 Presidential Primary election ballot during their board meeting on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.
The recent release of the California Assessment of Students Performance and Progress (CAASPP) Summary Report has highlighted some significant signs of positive growth for San Leandro Unified students. SLUSD showed the most improvement in math scores of all school districts in Alameda County, with an overall increase of 3.1% of students meeting or exceeding California state standards. English Language Arts (ELA) scores are also on the rise throughout the district, with an overall increase of 4%.
On Friday, October 11, San Leandro Unified Superintendent Dr. Mike McLaughlin delivered his annual State of the District address to a packed house in the San Leandro High School gymnasium. With the current school year marking the end of a three-year improvement plan, McLaughlin’s speech featured impressive academic achievements and facilities enhancements.
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