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Common Core Connection

Important Documents from LBUSD

Parent Information

Holiday Letter from the District

Math Aligned with CC

ELA Aligned with CC

Uniform Corner

A detailed description of the uniform policy including what is acceptable for free dress days is available on the "My School" then "Uniform" tab of the home page. 

 

Spirit Wear can be purchased every Monday & Wednesday morning and during student lunch.  All T-shirts are $10.00 and sweatshirts are $20. Please bring correct change if possible. 

Attendance Corner

It is important for students to be in school every day on time.  If your child needs to miss school we will need documentation in a timely manner. You can use the Bruin Attendance Apple on the homepage. If you have any questions, please ask for Ms. Kristen Speir in the front office.  Her email address is also available on the homepage under staff. 

Clubs for Students

 

Anime ClubStudents interested in watching and/or drawing ANIME~ Mondays during lunch. Ms. Justus is the advisor. 

 

Alliance ClubLGBTQ issues, rights, community awareness~ Fridays at lunch in Room 906 w/Ms. Gallimore

 

Makerspace Club- Invent thingsWednesdays 3:45-4:45. Ms. McClure is the advisor- Room 501 (McClure)

 

Revelation ClubBible Club~ Wednesdays 3:45-4:10 in Room 707 (Gee)

 

Dirt ClubGardeningStarting 9/18Every first & third Monday 3:45--4:30 Room 306 (Mok)

 

Crevelli's CravingsOrganize healthy snacks for after school~ Starting in October~ Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3:45-4:15

 

No One Easts Alone Club- Mondays @ lunch Room 904 (McGhee & Shrewsberry)

 

Robotics Club- Create teams to build robots~ Room 701 (Stone)

 

Save the Earth ClubSave the Earth~ learn how to get active about saving the Earth~Goal is to Start Wednesday, Sep. 19th ~ will meet Tuesdays and every other Friday during lunch in Room 712 (Carrizo)

 

Dr. Who Club~ Watch Dr. Who movies, read books & discuss~ Mondays during lunch in Room 701

 

Young Black Intellectuals~ Prepare for Black History Month, ensure that everyone is HS Ready, provide support (tutorial) or help make contact with outside services, etc.~ Friday mornings in Room 111

 

Harry Potter Club~ Create a Bancroft "house" with rules that help support all students~ Meet on Mondays at lunch in Room 306 (Mr. Rodriguez's room)

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Rules and Expectations

Bancroft Mission- Prepared to succeed in an ever-changing world.  

 

Vision- Success is achieved with effective communication, critical thinking, and collaboration. 

 

Goals- We have several goals

  • Improve our overall SBAC scores in Math and English Language Arts
  • Provide a rigorous education
  • Support the success of each individual student by supporting their socio-emotional needs in addition to their academic needs
  • Build a partnership with our families and the Bancroft community

Homework House- Provides free homework assistance by a credentialed teacher for all students every morning (except Thursdays) from 7:45-8:45 a.m. in the library and every day after school (except Fridays) from 3:45-4:45 p.m. in the library. 

 

Points- All students get 10 points each quarter.  Students can lose points for a detention or for a suspension.  Students may not earn points back. Each quarter students start with 10 points. 

 

Scheduled fun events- There will be several fun events such as dances, a winter fair, etc. that will be open to all students that have points. You can check the calendar each month for scheduled fun events. 

 

Bancroft Network News- This is a student-run "news" broadcast.  1-2 times per week all students tune in during advisory time to hear about things happening around campus.  Students will hear about upcoming club activities, opportunities to try out for sports, etc. We are working on getting the link to our Bancroft Network News (BNN) on the homepage for parents to view at their leisure. 

 

Teacher Detentions- Teachers can hold students for up to 20 minutes after school.  

 

Administrative Detentions- There are 45 minutes after school in the cafeteria Daily.  Parents will be notified in advance.  Students can be issued a 45-minute detention for breaking school rules. 

 

SST Process- Parent or Teachers can request a Student Success Team (SST) meeting.  This is for students that are showing that they have an academic or socio-emotional needs. Please see an administrator if you have questions. We will hold SST meetings monthly. 

 

Awards- There are several awards that students can earn;

  • Brag Tags-Students earn these daily for showing respect, being responsible, random acts of kindness, etc. There is a weekly drawing for prizes such as the front of the lunch line passes. 
  • Student of the Month- Each month 1 student from each class will be celebrated for academic success and/or for being a Bancroft Bruin 
    • B- Big-hearted
    • R- Respectful
    • U- Uplifting
    • I- Inspiring
    • N- Nurturing
  • Scholar awards- High academic achievement 
  • Bancroft's Best-Quarterly award for displaying the Bancroft Bruin spirit

Student of the Month- This event will be held the first Friday of each month. In November due to a Principal's meeting, the Student of the Month celebration will be Nov. 3rd at 8:15 in the Library. Each teacher selects 1 student. Parents/guardians will be invited to come for an informal celebration where students will receive a free Bancroft Scholar shirt along with a nice certificate and other goodies.  There will be coffee for adults and treats for students and adults.