Bancroft Elementary
Every student.  Every day.  Prepared for success.

2017-18 Bancroft School Improvement Goal

Our school wide goal is to develop academically tenacious students through the practice of using learning goals to positively impact our students' achievement.



2017-18 Bancroft School Improvement Plan 

Achievement Area



Growth Goal


1) Mathematics



2) Reading



3) Writing



4) Attendance (Excessive Absences)


Decrease to 26%


                           Professional Development Focus

1. Number Sense

2. Vocabulary

3. Implementation of Assessment Rubrics

4. Decrease Excessive Absences

5. Wellness – Nutrition, Nutritional Educational, Physical Activity, School-based Activity.



School News

"Happy First day of school in 2018.  Make it the best ever!"  From: Principal Milan

Congratulations to Bancroft for receiving "Gold Recognition Award" for Excellence in Improvement for the 2016-17 school year. 

Zoo Afterschool program (ZAP) will be available for sign-up your child for the 2017-18 school year.  ZAP will be open on the first day of school.

Kids Club is open.  Starting time 6:30am every morning.  Please, see office or Miss Ashley to enroll your child.

Download our app and get connected!  Search: Bancroft Elementary on the Apple and Google Play app store.

Bancroft 2017-18 Logo

Bancroft Elementary School
2724 Riverview Blvd
Omaha, NE  68108-1699
Phone: (402) 344-7505
Fax: (402) 344-7695

School Hours

6:30 - 8:35 am Kids Club
8:35 am    
Breakfast starts
8:50 am     Classes begin
11:40 am   Pre-K A.M. dismissal
1:10 pm     Pre-K P.M. starts
4:05 pm     Dismissal
4:05 - 6:00 pm ZAP - Zoo After school Program

Bancroft Events

Jan 9       School resumes

Jan 15     NO SCHOOL/ Dr. Martin Luther King Day

Jan 18      Kindergarten Round-Up, 2:15 pm

Feb 1       Family Math & Reading Night, 5-6:30 pm

ZAP News

Get direct updates from ZAP, sign up for app - Class Dojo.    

ZAP program has NEW Clubs: Boy Scouts Girl Scouts Girl's Leading the Way (Leadership Club) Basketball & Cheerleading Camps.  Click here for ZAP events calendar.  See Mr. Braxton for more information. 

Sponsor: Henry Doorly Zoo