“Instilling values, Inspiring life-long leaders.”

Our vision at John A. Crookshank Elementary is to showcase every student as an independent thinker, high achiever, and confident leader.

School Improvement Goals

This year at Crookshank we have four major areas that we would like to focus on as a school!

1. Reading : All students will meet or exceed grade level benchmarks as measured by STAR / Early Literacy for each quarter.

2. Math: All Students meet or exceed grade level benchmarks as measured by quarterly STAR Math

3. Leadership: All students, classrooms and
Parents will exhibit leadership through quarterly (5) data tracking, Success Meetings and community projects.

4. Parent Involvement: All parents/ guardians / teachers will enroll in PTA by October 24th All parents will attend their child’s quarterly data chat. All parents will not earn more than 2 unexcused TD per quarter All parents will not earn more than 2 unexcused absences per quarter.

Immunizations and Physicals Available
St. Vincent is offering FREE immunizations, school physical and sports physicals to children ages 4-18. Participants will need an updated shot record.
Where: Ketterlinus Elementary School (67 Orange Street)
When: Tuesday, July 12th and Tuesday, July 19th, 9am-3pm
Contact Information: 904-547-7628

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School Access Form
In a continuing effort to provide safety and security to our students and staff we ask that you complete a School Access Form if you plan to enter a facility in the St. Johns County School District. This includes if you would like to participate in activities such as birthday parties for your child in their classroom, eating lunch with your child in the cafeteria, field trips, book fairs, field days, as well as readers, tutors, mentors, etc.

Free Use of High School Outdoor Facilities This Summer
Free Use of High School Outdoor Facilities This SummerFor six Saturdays in June and July, outdoor facilities at each of our high schools will be open for public use to promote community health and wellness. Some restrictions apply.
Please view the flyer for details.

Full-Day Tuition Free Pre-K Program


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Curious to know who your teacher will be this upcoming school year? Well, you are in luck! Meet the Teacher will be held Tuesday, August 9th from 8am-12pm. Parents don’t forget to pre-register your students if they are new to Crookshank! Please call the front office if you have any questions!

Summer Reading Olympics
Reading OlympicsDon’t forget about our Summer Reading Olympics this summer! Remember that readers are leaders and you have a chance to earn a medal at the beginning of the school year for all of the hard work that you have done over the summer! You just need to simply keep a log of all the books that you have read! If you have misplaced your packet of information regarding this program, you can find them in the links below!

Summer Reading Packet Grades K-2

Summer Reading Packet Grades 3-5

Look at the Progress of our NEW building!

KindergartenKindergarten Registration is now officially open for the 2016-2017 school year to ALL families living in the Crookshank area. If you are a parent or guardian of a child who will be entering school in the fall, please bring the following documents for registration purposes:

1. Child’s Official Birth Certificate
2. Social Security Card
3. Complete immunizations/ Shot Records
4. Current Physical
5. Three Proofs of

Please mark your calendar for school to begin on August 10,2016! For more information please contact Lisa Cogar at (904) 547-7846

Any Student who is 18 years of age or younger may receive free, nutritious meals from the SCHOOL (June 6th-July 8th), or ST. AUGUSTINE HIGH SCHOOL (June 6th-July 15th). THE ESHC FAMILY LITERACY will also be serving meals June 6th-July 22nd in addition to THE SOLOMON CALHOUN CENTER. Please call 904-547-8934 or 211 to inquire about the serving times or any additional locations serving meals.

For more information click HERE

CUT-A-THON to benefit CES PTO!

Click HERE to sign up for your haircut!!


Click here to learn about backpack give-a-way!!