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

2018-19 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.

2018-19 Metas de Mejoramiento Escolar:

Nosotros creemos que si temenos metas en toda la escuela de crear estudiantes academicamente tenaces por medio de la practica de usar los objetivos de aprendizaje sera un impacto positivo en el logro de los estudiantes.



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

"January and February is the time of year for testing.  Bancroft students will perform at their best to show their academic growth for this year.  Please, remember a good night of rest for your child will help them perform at their best.   We have scheduled for you and your child some FUN and EXCITING school wide events.  Feel free to check out the Bancroft Event Calendar to mark your calendar.  Click here for upcoming events.  Hope to see you there." - Mr. Milan, Bancroft Principal

COMING SOON!!!  Boys' Basketball Schedule.  Click here to go to the Bronco Sports page.

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ZAP News

ZAP (click here for the Zoo After school Program) offers students fun and exciting activities such as basketball, martial arts, cheerleading, arts & crafts, zoology, field tripsfor your child. 

ZAP starts at 4:05 pm with a nutritious snack provided to each student.  Next, is study hall where students receive one on one assistance to complete their homework.  Last, the staff has planned fun filled, educational activities for you child to grow academically and socially.  This program is sponsored by the Henry Doorly Zoo.  Any questions please see Mr. Braxton.  

Mr. Braxton, ZAP Program Director, and his staff look forward to seeing you this upcoming 2018-19 school year.  Click here for more information on ZAP.

Sponsor: Henry Doorly Zoo

Bancroft 2017-18 Logo

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

Bancroft Events

Feb 7         Family Math & Reading Night, 5p-7p

Feb 14       Valentine Day, classroom parties start at 3:15pm

Feb 18       NO SCHOOL/ Presidents' Day

Mar 6        Parent Teacher Conferences, 4-8p

Mar 7        Parent Teacher Conferences, noon-8p

Mar 8        NO SCHOOL

Mar 11-15      NO SCHOOL/ Spring Break

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