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    Good Evening,

    This is Mr. del Rio, principal of Bancroft Middle School with your weekly update for the week of April 16.  If you miss any part of this message, please visit our website.

    Thank you to all of our parents who attended United Parents of Bancroft and PTA!

    SBAC  Testing will be from April 16—May 4.  Please have your scholar at school every day - all day to avoid having to make up the tests.  Plenty of rest and nutrition is also needed.  Your support is appreciated.

    8th grade Activities  Just a reminder to all 8th grade parents that as part of the San Leandro Unified School District’s 8th grade Promotion & Activities criteria, 8th grade students cannot have more than 2 F’s in the 3rd & 4th quarter combined.  For the detailed criteria, please visit our website.  We will also mail home the criteria to all 8th grade parents.

    Bancroft Auction  Our PTA auction will Sat. April 21st at the Veteran's Memorial Building Across the street. Babysitting will be available!  PTA is collecting donations to auction off.

    Residency Verification  Attention Parents who missed the 8th grade residency verification:  If you plan on sending your scholar to SLHS next year you will not be able to register without residency verification.  Please do so asap. You will need two bills and a lease or mortgage agreement.  If you need support call ext 3612 . 

    AAAN  African American Achievement Night will be on April 26 at 630 at the AEC at SLHS.  If your scholar qualified, they should have received their invitation this week.

    Summer School  Summer school sign-ups are now available! Information about summer school is linked on our website and all summer school registrations must be completed online with the exception of our Algebra Acceleration Course.

    Cal Day  Next Saturday April 21 from 9am 4pm Cal Berkeley will host their annual open house for students of all ages to visit and enjoy a celebration of 150 years.

    Last Call for Youth Scholarships  Are you interested in receiving a $250 dollar scholarship so your scholar can sign up for an afterschool program? If you are interested in applying for you scholar please contact Ms. Garcia at ext. 3612

    Emergency Cards  We still have 81 incomplete emergency cards.   If you need support call Mrs. Garcia at ext. 3612.

    Early Pick Up  If you plan on picking up your scholar for an  appointment, please try and call attendance at ext 3663 ahead of time. Also please be reminded that if you are picking up your child during PE  there will be a delay for your scholar to come to the office.

    Yearbooks  Yearbooks are still on sale for $35. You can also order online by clicking on the link on our website. Thank you for your support.

    Supervision Please be advised that there is no campus supervision before 8am and after 4:00pm. Please make every effort to drop off at 8am and pick up your student directly after school. Students who are waiting for rides should wait in front of the school, and students who are hanging out on campus will be asked to leave.


    Some events for the week of  April 16

    Monday— State testing begins

    Tuesday— N/A

    Wednesday— SSC

    Thursday—  N/A

    Friday — N/A

    Some important upcoming dates:

    April 21  - PTA Auction;  Cal Day

    April 26  - African American Achievement Night

    May 7 - Teacher Appreciation Week


    That’s all for the week of April 16 please remember to- Take Care of Yourself, Take Care of One Another, and Take Care of Bancroft.  Thank you,

    Mr. del Rio