On November 19, 2019 John A. Crookshank Elementary School is inviting the parents of students in Kindergarten, Second Grade, and Fourth Grade to enjoy a Thanksgiving meal with their students. We are also inviting the parents of the following PreK classes: Mr. Ahr, Ms. Pereira, and Ms. Allen. The cost of the meal will be $5.00 for each adult (checks can be made out to Crookshank PTO). Look for the invite to go home on October 30th.
We haven’t forgotten parents of students for Grades 1, 3, and 5 and the rest of the PreK classes. You will be invited in December for a meal with your students.
Join the ESE PARENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE and ST JOHNS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT EXCEPTIONAL STUDENT EDUCATION Department as they welcome Craig A. Davis, PHD for a discussion on: Leveraging your child’s neuroplasticity for deep work. The meeting will be on November 5, 2019 at the Fullerwood Training Center,10 Hildreth Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084 from 6:00-7:30 P.M.
Congratulations to our 2019-2020 Teacher of the Year, Ms. Robinson!
Congratulations to our 2019-2020 Rookie Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Simpson-Stump!
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.
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.
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
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.
Here is a copy of our 2019-2020 CES Parent Family Engagement Plan 2019-2020