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December 10th, 6:00-7:30 P.M.

Donations are needed. Please send them in by Dec. 9th.

 

Pre-K- Icing
Kindergarten- Sprinkles
First Grade- Cider and/or cups
Second Grade- Holiday themed cookies
Third Grade- Small white plates
Fourth Grade-Small candy for decorating
Fifth Grade- Ziploc bags and/or napkins

Thank you for your help in making this a great event.  Please see the attached Winter Wonderland Flyer to learn more about this exciting night.

Please remember that Friday, December 20th is an early dismissal day. School gets out at 1:45 pm on that day.

 

 

 

 

How I can impact my child’s math and reading?

Check out the PowerPoint, Academics and Me:_How can I impact my child’s math and reading? for helpful links and information on how to help your child at home.

 

Congratulations to our 2019-2020 Teacher of the Year, Ms. Robinson!

Congratulations to our 2019-2020 Rookie Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Simpson-Stump!

 

The Winter Luncheon has been scheduled for December 19th for First Grade, Third Grade, and Fifth Grade. The cost for adults is $5.00 and all participants must be cleared by SJCSD School Access. Please RSVP by December 10th if you are participating. If you have questions if you have been approved through the school access program, please contact our front office at (904) 547-7840. If you haven’t applied please click here. Please be aware that it can take 4-6 weeks for approval, but then your access will be good for three years at all SJCSD schools.

 

For the 2019-2020 school year, the Front Office will be open from 7:55 a.m. to 3:45 pm. Students may be dropped off beginning at 7:45 a.m. and will report to the cafeteria for breakfast.

 

Still need supplies?  The School Supply Lists are still available for 2019-2020 school year. Grades PreK-2 and Grades 3-5. If you need assistance with supplies please see Mrs. Benoit, our counselor, or talk with your child’s teacher.

We encourage parents to come and have lunch with their students. The procedure is very easy:

 

Sign in at the Front Office and receive your badge. To get the badge, you must have been cleared through the “KeepnTrack” system.

  • Retrieve your child from the cafeteria, and then proceed to the screened in patio.
  • Return your child to the cafeteria when your lunch is finished, and sign out in the Front Office

For security, we do ask that if someone other than the parent will be having lunch with the student that the parent writes a quick note addressed to the office letting us know who is coming in, and that they have your permission to eat lunch with your student. Just send the note in with your student that morning.  If you realize later in the day that someone has time to come in and have lunch with your student, you can call the office at (904) 547-7840.

 

 

The Transportation department has asked that we publicize the Guide to a Safe and Efficient Bus Stop. You can view it on the campus safety page, or here.

 

 

For the 2019-2020 school year, John A. Crookshank Elementary will be participating in the Community Eligibility Provision. This means all students can be served breakfast and lunch for no charge. See the official notification here.

 

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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. It can take 4-6 weeks for the process to be complete. Please start the process here.

If you are having trouble accessing the online form from home, our office is open from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm. Come and see us to start the process for access to our school.


 


Releasing Students from School

Parents this is just a reminder, per SJCSD Policy:

If the person requesting the release of the student is a person other than a parent or guardian listed on the emergency contact form, we shall not release the student without the consent of the parent or guardian who is listed on the emergency contact form.


NEW TO CROOKSHANK? CLICK FOR YOUR REGISTRATION PACKET

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Paperwork needed:

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

 For more information please contact Lisa Cogar at (904) 547-7846

**Additional News from the Student Record Department effective 8/28/2018**

 

If you need to request student records from John A. Crookshank Elementary, you can now fax your request to (904) 547-7835.

 

Mission

Our professional learning community at John A. Crookshank Elementary School is dedicated to the development of students’ academic, social, and emotional well-being. We will plan purposeful lessons and instruct standards using best practices, so all students are equipped with a growth mind-set and the skills necessary to address and overcome challenges they may face in their future.

Vision
Working together, we all succeed.

Here is a copy of our 2019-2020 CES Parent Family Engagement Plan 2019-2020

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