This is Mr. del Rio, principal of Bancroft Middle School with your weekly update for the week of November 12. If you miss any part of this message, please visit our website. A newsletter with the entire message comes to your email if we have it on file.
Thank you to all who have supported our sports program.
No School In honor of Veteran’s Day, there is no school on Monday November 12.
Bronco Star Winners - Congratulations to our 10 Bronco Star winners this week. These students displayed our Bronco Motto and were chosen in our raffle. Our winners this week received Bancroft lanyards. If you have any prizes to donate to this cause please let our office know.
Fall Preview On Wednesday, November 14th is our annual Fall Preview Day. This is an opportunity for parents to visit and learn more about Bancroft and what it has to offer to their family.
Pictures On Thursday November 15 is Make Up Picture Day. If you wish to purchase pictures or if your scholar was absent, this is another opportunity for you.
Food Drive Our Broncos Award Club members sponsoring to collect non-perishable food items for the Alameda County Community Food Bank. The following week we will extend the food drive as a grade level competition through Thanksgiving.
We encourage student and staff participation either by bringing a bag of non-perishable food items next Wednesday, or by adding food to the grade level barrels the following week.
Parent Portal Thank you to all the families that have already created their AERIES Parent Portals. Please, if you have not done so already, create your AERIES Parent Portal Account. It is very important that all emergency contact information is current. Also please verify what options you have chosen for receiving messages. Not everyone is receiving my messages. If you need assistance call ext 3612.
Yearbooks Yearbooks are now on sale for $35.
Remind Have you signed up for our REMIND texts? If you would like to receive text reminders from Bancroft please text the message @bancroftmi to the number 81010.
College Day Every Monday is College Day in SLUSD district wide. It would be nice to see students wearing college gear on Mondays.
Aeries App The aeries app is now live. Teachers and students can now download the app and use the app on their phones.
Some events for the week of November 12
Monday— No School
Tuesday— Boys volleyball practice
Wednesday— Fall Preview Day; Boys volleyball @ Bohannon and girl’s soccer home
Thursday— Girls soccer practice
Friday — Girls Soccer @ Creekside
Some important upcoming dates:
Nov 19-23 No School Thanksgiving Break
Dec 22-Jan 6 No School Winter Break
That’s all for the week of November 12, please remember to- Take Care of Yourself, Take Care of One Another, and Take Care of Bancroft
Mr. del Rio