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Literacy at Barcroft: The Science of Teaching Students to Read

Literacy is a division-wide priority, and elementary teachers embracing new approaches to help our students become more proficient readers. The English Language Arts Department has shifted its model to teach foundational skills and phonics more explicitly and systematically. This video highlights literacy instruction and the strategies teachers are using to strengthen reading proficiency. It was filmed at Barcroft, so you will see some familiar faces.

Title I School-Family Partnership

Each year we invite all Barcroft Elementary families to participate in our Title I School-Family Partnership Meeting, during which we will discuss our school Title I program, how we support your child’s academic success, and what opportunities we provide for family participation, partnership and input.  In addition, we will collect your input to review and […]

2022-23 School Year Draft Calendars for Review

The APS Draft Calendars for the 2022-23 School Year are now available. APS is seeking community input from families, staff, and community members related to the development of the calendar. If you have not done so already, please complete this short calendar survey, which will be open through October 29, 2021. To learn more about […]

Barcroft’s Lunch Plan

APS is committed to ensuring the health and safety of our staff and students throughout the entire school day. This includes during lunch, when students will not be able to wear masks while actively eating or drinking. We have developed a plan to protect student health and safety during meals, in accordance with CDC and […]

Upcoming events View All »

02 Thursday, Dec 2, 2021

School Board Meeting

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

07 Tuesday, Dec 7, 2021

School Board Work Session on Gifted Services – CANCELED

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

08 Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021

Early Release

14 Tuesday, Dec 14, 2021

School Board Work Session on Gifted Services & Program of Studies

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

16 Thursday, Dec 16, 2021

School Board Meeting

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM