• “Croton chronicle”
    Croton Elementary

    1449 Croton Road, Melbourne, FL  32935    321/259-3818 – Office   321/877-0976 – Fax   www.brevardschools.org/CrotonES

    Dr. Roseann Bennett, Principal                        April 2024                              Tara MacPherson, Assistant Principal

     (Boletín traducido al español y portugués en el sitio web de Croton)  (Boletim traduzido em espanhol e português no site da Croton)


    “BPS’s mission is to serve students with excellence as the standard.”


    Important Dates

    Wednesday, April 3rd
     4th - 6th Grade B.E.S.T. Writing

    Friday, April  5th
    Early Release, 1:15 p.m.

    Saturday, April  6th
    Pancake Breakfast, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    Tuesday, April  9th
    Crumbl Cookie Fundraiser,
            5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

    Thursday, April  11th
    Kindergarten Orientation,
             5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

    Friday, April  12th
    Early Release, 1:15 p.m.

    Monday, April  15th - 25th
    VPK Registration

    Tuesday, April 16th
    ~ PM3 VPK-2nd, ELA Testing
    ~ SAC Meeting, 3:00 p.m.

    Wednesday, April 17th
    ~ PM3 VPK-2nd, Math Testing

    Thursday, April 18th
    Galaxy Skate Night, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m

    Friday, April 19th
    Early Release, 1:15 p.m.

    Monday, April 22nd
    No School

    Tuesday, April  23rd
    Interim Ends

    Friday, April  26th
    Early Release, 1:15 p.m.

    Tuesday, April  30th
     Interims Issued via FOCUS

    2024-2025 Re-enrollment will be online in FOCUS starting
    July 8, 2024. This date
    includes re-enrollment for our current VPK students going to
    kindergarten. With re-enrollment beginning so close to the start of the school year, it is imperative that you
    re-enroll as quickly as possible.

    If you haven’t accessed FOCUS this year, pleaseyour child’s teacher or the front office for your personal pin.is the only way for you to re-enroll your child for school next year. If you need help with the online re-enrollment Croton will have lap tops available for you to use July 16th -  19th from 8:00 - 12:00 p.m. 

    The first day of school for 1st - 6th grades is August 12, kindergarten begins
    August 15, and VPK begins August 17.

    You can review step-by-step directions for the re-enrollment process here:

    You can login to your FOCUS portal or use the link below to get started.

    April 30th - May 4th


    Important Notice for 6th Grade Parents:

    Before attending the 7th grade, your child will be required to have a Td or Tdap Booster.  You will need to bring documentation of this information to your child’s middle school, or you can upload it when you enroll online.

    You may obtain the vaccine for your child from your private physician or FREE at your local Brevard County Health Department (BCHD) site.  You must bring a copy of your child’s immunization record with you, and no appointment is necessary at the BCHD.



    Educational Location Option**



    New Applications Only!

    2024-2025 School Year Application Timeline:  
    March 22nd - April 22nd
    This is an online application, please go to: 



    ** Student’s educational location option privilege may be revoked if he/she breaks the behavior
    contract; failure to exhibit appropriate academic effort, good attendance, and/or acceptable behavior.




    Kindergarten Here We Come!
    JOIN US for Orientation on
    Wednesday, April 11
    5:30 - 6:30 p.m.