Reminder: End of Year Pick Up of Student Personal Classroom Items & Return of Student Borrowed School Materials/Equipment Details

Sat, May 23 5:36pm

May 22, 26 and 27 are designated pick up and return dates for Library books, textbooks, musical instruments (grades 4 & 5). Please note, parents may choose to use these dates to return their student b ... [More]

Green Team: Microplastic Madness Film Screening Wed, 5/20 & Sat, 5/23

Tue, May 19 10:23pm

The Foothill Middle School environmental club has obtained a screening of a microplastics documentary that they are sharing with all MDUSD green team clubs and students.  We were given the zoom codes ... [More]

Bobcat Tracks - May 2020

Sat, May 2 11:54am

PLEASE READ FOR IMPORTANT PFC UPDATES!!   Bobcat Tracks - May 2020   and and Hello Bobcat Families, As the Shelter in Place has been extended for another month here in Contra Costa ... [More]

April 2020 PFC Meeting and Agenda

Sat, Apr 18 8:09am

Next PFC Meeting Yes, it's still happening! Please join us on Zoom from the comfort of your own home on Tuesday, April 21st. 7pm - 8:30pm: PFC Meeting Zoom details are on the Konstella calendar here. ... [More]

Spring Book Fair - NOW through April 26th

Mon, Apr 13 5:04pm

The Book Fair is here and available to all now through April 26! Purchases are a great way to keep reading AND benefit our school. Our online Book Fair is located at ... [More]

Bobcat Tracks - April 2020

Mon, Apr 13 7:26am

  Bobcat Tracks - April 2020   and and Hello Bobcat Families, MDUSD has announced they will officially extend the suspension of in-class instruction through the remainder of the 20 ... [More]

Auction Totals

Tue, Mar 31 10:17am

Dear Bancroft Family,   I hope this message finds you well and that you are staying healthy and safe.    I wanted to thank you all for your support in our auction efforts.  Planning the auction is a y ... [More]

4 hrs until online auction closes!

Sun, Mar 22 4:14pm

Get your final bids in now! Online auction closes at 8pm. 

Online auction closes tomorrow night at 8pm

Sat, Mar 21 8:46am

Hello Bancroft Friends,    We hope you are all healthy at home.  Our online auction closes tomorrow night at 8pm.  This shelter in place won't last forever so be prepared for some fun outings when it' ... [More]

LIVE AUCTION items now online!

Fri, Mar 20 7:59am

  Check out our amazing live auction items here.   ALL ONLINE items close Sunday at 8pm.    A Day with Mrs. Schuler If school reopens, we will offer Principal for the day.   If not, winners will have ... [More]

Sneak Peek #2 Warriors/Alice Radio Station/Pixar Studios

Thu, Mar 19 6:57am

  Get ready to bid tomorrow?   Two VIP Tickets to the Chase Center 2020/2021 Come cheer on the Golden State Warriors at their new home in the Chase Center for a game in the 2020/2021 season! Winner wi ... [More]

Live auction Sneak Peek: Summer and Fall Getaways

Wed, Mar 18 7:03am

  Hello Bancroft Friends,    We hope this finds you well and that you are safe and healthy.  We wanted to thank you for your support thus far with our online auction  (view online auction items here.) ... [More]


Mon, Mar 16 8:00am

Online auction round two is now open!  Everyone can have a chance to bid on items typically reserved for our gala event.  All proceeds support vital programs at Bancroft.   Thank you for your support. ... [More]


Sun, Mar 15 6:18pm

As you have heard by now, we have changed our gala auction event to our online platform. The auction is one of our three primary fundraisers, bringing in over $50,000 in the last few years. In conjunc ... [More]


Fri, Mar 13 8:48am

Our first online auction closes tonight at 8pm. New items will go on next week.  Check for alerts.  Bid here:   Access the online auction here: ... [More]

Auction Update

Wed, Mar 11 6:42pm

Hello Bancroft Community! This is Suzanne Leibowitz, your auction lead. It is with a heavy heart that I reach out to all of you.  Given the current situation regarding the coronavirus and per city and ... [More]

Many New Items Added Online-Including VIP seating to School Play, "The Jungle Book"

Sun, Mar 8 9:23pm

New items have been added to the online auction, including VIP reserved  tickets to Bancroft's "The Jungle Book."  Get restaurant gift, cards, museum passes, swim club memberships and much more.   Onl ... [More]

March 2020 PFC Meeting and Agenda

Sat, Mar 7 5:21pm

Next PFC Meeting Please join us in the library on Tuesday, March 10th! 6:30 - 7pm: Meet & Greet. Mrs. Schuler will be on hand before each PFC meeting and available to talk. 7pm - 8:30pm: PFC Meeting A ... [More]


Thu, Mar 5 7:59am

Online auction is now open!  Bidding starts now and will end Friday , March 13 at 8pm.     There are some items that are "buy now" pricing. Disneyland Park Hopper 4 Packs at discounted pricing Teacher ... [More]

Online Auction Sneak Peek

Mon, Mar 2 5:00pm

Bancroft's Online Auction starts Thursday at 8am, set your alarms!  Link will be sent Thursday AM but here is a sneak peek of items available for purchase and bidding: Disneyland Park Hopper tickets, ... [More]

3 weeks until the big party!

Fri, Feb 28 5:45pm

30 tickets remain for the parent event of the year!  The spring auction is on Saturday 3/21 at Heather Farm Community Center.   Ticket price includes dinner.  Dianne Adair will be open that evening fo ... [More]

Less than 40 Auction Tickets Remain!

Thu, Feb 20 11:36am

Less than 40 tickets remain for the parent event of the year!  The spring auction is on Saturday 3/21 at Heather Farm Community Center.   Ticket price includes dinner.  Dianne Adair will be open that ... [More]

Bobcat Tracks - February 2020

Mon, Feb 17 8:21pm

  Bobcat Tracks - February 2020   and and   The PFC in a Nutshell Volunteer Recruitment: Over 30 Bancroft parents volunteer to lead our programs/committees. Thanks to the many addi ... [More]

Movie Night SOLD OUT

Thu, Feb 13 1:51pm

Kid's only movie night is sold out.  If you dropped off your form in the past few days allow 24 hours to get confirmation of your reservation.   If you did not get a confirmation please email Bancroft ... [More]

Kids Only Movie Night- ALMOST SOLD OUT!

Mon, Feb 10 3:32pm

KIDS ONLY Movie Night Friday 2/28 6:30-8:45pm in the MUR. RSVP via and pay at the door or bring  flyer to office with cash or check.  Drop off your kids (Bancroft students only) ... [More]

February 2020 PFC Meeting and Agenda

Sat, Feb 8 8:48pm

Next PFC Meeting Please join us in the school library on Tuesday, February 11th at 7pm for our next PFC meeting Agenda and January 2020 meeting minutes attached.

Kids Only Movie Night At Bancroft!!

Mon, Feb 3 8:17am

Fundraiser for Outdoor Ed. KIDS ONLY Movie Night Friday 2/28 6:30-8:45pm. RSVP via and pay at the door or bring  flyer to office with cash or check.  Drop off your kids (Bancrof ... [More]

Bobcat Tracks - January 2020

Tue, Jan 21 12:01pm

  Bobcat Tracks - January 2020   and and   Welcome to 2020! We are about half way through the school year and celebrating the success of the many volunteers and staff that are maki ... [More]

Your PFC priorities Feedback is Needed!

Sat, Jan 18 11:25am

Bancroft PFC 2019-2020 Event Survey Tell us what you think! Each year the parents, faculty, and staff at Bancroft look for ways to enhance and enrich our students' education by providing additional fu ... [More]

Thank you - CAASP Night recap and weblinks

Wed, Jan 15 9:31am

Thank you to all who came out to the "Navigating the CAASP Dashboard" session and the Bancroft PFC Meeting last night!   For more information on CAASP* testing (which begins in 3rd grade), please see ... [More]


Mon, Jan 13 7:15pm

Auction season is upon us!  Tomorrow is the last day for discounted pricing!  PRICES GO UP ON WEDNESDAY JANUARY 15!!!!!     Auction is on Saturday 3/21 at 5:30pm, Heather Farm, Lakeside Room   Buy tic ... [More]

January 2020 Bancroft PFC Meeting and Agenda

Thu, Jan 9 8:50pm

Happy New Year, Bancroft families! Please join us in the school library on Tuesday, January 14th for the next PFC meeting. 6pm - 7pm: Meet & Greet with Mrs. Schuler to discuss CAASPP Dashboard - pleas ... [More]

Multicultural Night - Participants Needed!

Wed, Jan 8 9:29pm

Happy New Year, Bancroft Families! Our Multicultural Night will be taking place Friday, January 31 from 5pm-7pm in the MUR. Come learn about and enjoy food, games, music, dance, crafts, and other cust ... [More]

Winter/Spring 2020 After School Enrichment

Thu, Dec 19 11:12pm

Winter/Spring 2020 After School Enrichment is starting in January, and now includes our new Mindfulness and Movement class taught by Maestra Stiles. Details of all classes can be found on the PFC webs ... [More]

Bobcat Tracks - December 2019

Sun, Dec 15 6:22pm

  Bobcat Tracks - December 2019   and and Dear Bobcat Families, Wow! 2019 is almost over - where has the time gone? STEAM, Art, Garden (all programs funded by PFC) are in full swin ... [More]

December 2019 PFC Meeting and Agenda

Sun, Dec 8 8:08pm

Next PFC Meeting Please join us in the school library on Tuesday, December 10th! 6:30 - 7pm: Meet & Greet. Mrs. Schuler will be on hand before each PFC meeting and available to talk. 7 - 8:10pm: PFC M ... [More]

Bobcat Tracks - November 2019

Sun, Nov 17 6:58pm

  Bobcat Tracks - November 2019   and and   Dear Bobcat Families, Join me in giving thanks this season! We are thankful for the amazing response to our record breaking Walkathon, l ... [More]

Fall Book Fair 11/18 - 11/21 - Volunteers Needed!

Wed, Nov 13 8:44am

The Fall Book Fair is coming up soon and we need volunteers! Please sign up here to help. The book fair is an enjoyable way to volunteer and help the school!  The registers are very user friendly and ... [More]

November 2019 PFC Meeting Agenda

Sun, Nov 10 1:02pm

Next PFC Meeting Please join us in the school library on Tuesday, November 12th! 6:30 - 7pm: Meet & Greet. Mrs. Schuler will be on hand before each PFC meeting and available to talk. 7 - 8:10pm: PFC M ... [More]

11/5 BOBCAT BLAST - be in the know

Tue, Nov 5 10:03am

11/5 - BOBCAT BLAST- be in the know! Walkathon totals are being tallied!  Thank you to everyone for turning in your envelopes - if you haven't done so, please return to office ASAP! Dine to Donate, We ... [More]

Reminder: Makers Faire this Friday, 11/1!

Tue, Oct 29 4:07pm

Makers Faire this Friday, 11/1!  Come see exciting demos and hands-on activities from seventeen Bancroft makers!  The fair will be held from 5pm-7pm in the MU room.  Pizza provided.   

Another Walkathon in the Books!

Sun, Oct 27 9:17am

 Thank you all for participating and supporting your students in this years 10th Annual Walkathon! The wind cooperated to keep the smoke away and the students had a great time walking the laps, collec ... [More]

Bobcat Tracks - October 2019

Sun, Oct 13 2:32pm

  Bobcat Tracks - October 2019   and and   Hello Bobcat Families, October is a great month to get involved! We've Walk-A-Thon coming up 10/25 as well as our Kindergarten Halloween ... [More]

Join Bancroft Cub Scouts Pack 813! Boys and girls K-5 welcome!

Mon, Oct 7 1:21pm

 Looking for Adventure? Games, Skills, Hiking, Hobbies, Sports, Activities and More! Join Now, And Enjoy Fun Activities All Year Long!   A great opportunity for elementary school children and their fa ... [More]

Oct 2019 PFC Meeting and Updates

Fri, Oct 4 8:34pm

Next PFC Meeting Please join us in the STEAM lab  on Tuesday, October 8th! 6:30 - 7pm: Meet & Greet. Mrs. Schuler will be on hand before each PFC meeting and available to talk. 7 - 8:20pm: PFC Meeting ... [More]

Help the 5th Graders Go To Outdoor Camp!

Wed, Oct 2 3:13pm

The 5th graders need your help! Their outdoor ed trip is coming up in November and they have only raised about half of the funds. Please see the Go Fund Me link to help in any way you can. If the fund ... [More]

9/27 BOBCAT BLAST - be in the know

Fri, Sep 27 8:55pm

9/27 - BOBCAT BLAST- be in the know! Green Team  Now through 10/11: - join other parent volunteers to help jump start our efforts to teach kids about proper use of trash/recycle/compost cans Clink her ... [More]

Calling all Makers! We need you for the Bancroft Makers Faire on November 1st!

Tue, Sep 24 8:34pm

Join us for our next Family Night: Bancroft Makers Faire on Friday November 1, 2019 in the MUR from 5:00 to 7:00 pm!! Makers Faire is an event created to celebrate arts, crafts, engineering, science, ... [More]

Bobcat Tracks - September 2019

Sun, Sep 15 11:06am

  Bobcat Tracks - September 2019   and and   Letter from the PFC President Greetings Bobcat Families! This year we are off to a great start.  Our first order of spirit wear was dis ... [More]

Recycle Smart Assembly & Next Green Team Steps

Tue, Sep 10 3:40pm

Yesterday your children attended an assembly put on by Recycle Smart to kick off a Greener Bancroft!  Last Friday a “waste audit” was led by Recycle Smart and some brave students.  During this audit o ... [More]

After school enrichment starting soon!

Fri, Aug 30 9:35am

Hello Bobcat families,  Just a reminder that after school enrichment for 1st through 5th grade will be starting soon.  Alongside many returning classes, we are excited to have two new options:  Math S ... [More]

Aug 2019 Bobcat Tracks

Sun, Aug 18 3:24pm

  Bobcat Tracks   August 2019 Connecting our Community Letter from the PFC President Welcome Bobcat families! We are looking forward to a great 2019-2020 school year and hope you will join our communi ... [More]

2019-2020 Konstella + Volunteers Needed 8/15 and 8/23

Mon, Aug 12 8:41pm

Thank you for coming to Info Day! If you have your child's classroom assignment, please complete the process to place in them in that electronic classroom on Konstella.   Join a Room Place your child ... [More]