This is Mr. del Rio, principal of Bancroft Middle School with your weekly update for the week of
January 22. If you miss any part of this message, please visit our website.
Thank you to all of our parents who attended our school meetings this week!
Report Cards The second quarter has ended. You should receive your scholar’s report card in
mail by January 22. If you don’t please call Ms. Garcia at ext. 3612.
Positive Discipline Many parents who attended the Positive Discipline workshops at Bancroft
have asked if we could repeat it. To meet this request the district has scheduled another
workshop at the Barbara Lee Center on Thursday Feb 1 from 5:30-6:30pm. Parking and childcare
will be provided.
Sports Before your scholar can try out for so, your scholar must have a physical. Wrestling
and soccer begins this week, and volleyball in February.
BMT Good News! Bay Area Children’s Theater will begin working with students conducting
introductory classes on January 29th and the 31 st . Try outs will begin the following week on
Feb 5 & 7. Please stay tuned for more information to come.
Math Are you interested in learning about how to support your scholar with math? There are now
classes for parents at the adult school that can support you. For more information call 510-
667-6250 or go to www.sanleandroadultschool.org.
Yearbooks Yearbooks are now on sale for $35. An order form was given to your scholar. You
can also order online by clicking on the link or visiting our website. Thank you for your
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.
8th Grade Night Attention 8th grade parents! Please save Feb 6 for our 8th grade end of the
year information night.
Some events for the week of January 22
Monday— Wrestling practice
Tuesday— Boy’s bball away @ Bohannon; wrestling practice
Wednesday— Boy’s bball vs Muir @ SLHS; wrestling practice; girls bball banquet
Thursday— Boy’s bball @ KIPP; wrestling practice.
Friday — Wrestling practice
Some important upcoming dates:
Feb 6— 8th grade Parent Info Night.
Feb 13— High School Programming Assembly
Feb 19-23—No School President’s Week.
April 2-6—No School Spring Break
That’s all for the week of January 22 nd please remember to- Take Care of Yourself, Take Care of
One Another, and Take Care of Bancroft.
Mr. del Rio