2018 Staff Appreciation Week

Monday: Handmade Cards Students bring in handmade cards to their teachers. The PTA will be delivering a sweet treat to all the staff members Monday morning. Tuesday: Connect & Admin Students write a letter, draw a picture and/or bring in a gift for our CONNECT staff:...

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Nominations open for 2018-19 PTA Executive Board

The Croft PTA Nominating Committee seeks volunteers to serve on our Executive Board for the 2018-19 school year. Please use the form below to nominate yourself or someone you think would be a great candidate for our PTA leadership team in the next school year....

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PTA seeks volunteers to lead committees in 2018-19

Croft PTA seeks volunteers to lead specific initiatives and programs in the 2018-19 school year. Without volunteers, many of the special events and activities throughout the year would not be possible. Help us serve our school well. If you or someone you know would...

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Harris Teeter shares lottery incentive with Croft

Harris Teeter shares lottery incentive with Croft

We won the lottery! Our friends at Harris Teeter have donated $1,000 to support Croft Community School. The North Carolina Lottery provides incentive payments to retailers who sell winning tickets in various lottery games and the Cureton Harris Teeter recently sold a...

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2nd Grade makes 300 sandwiches for Urban Ministry

2nd Grade makes 300 sandwiches for Urban Ministry

We are so proud of our Croft 2nd graders! On Monday, Feb. 5 they assembled 300 sandwiches during Operation Sandwich. These sandwiches (and chips) will go to Urban Ministry Center. This was their culminating service project. Throughout this school year they’ve explored...

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5th Grade wins Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant

5th Grade wins Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant

Croft Community School's 5th Grade Service Learning Team is proud to share that they've won a Lowe's Home Improvement Toolbox for Education grant in the amount of $4,125! The grant will be used to buy structural elements of an outdoor classroom space that our 5th...

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Call your Senator and ask them to revisit HB13

A North Carolina law is set to take effect next school year that was intended to dramatically lower class sizes in grades K-3. However it does NOT provide funding for many of the possible impacts. Because most schools do not have “extra” classrooms, the impacts could...

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October service learning week brings big impact

Croft students kicked off our service learning initiatives in October. Pre-K and Kindergarten students learned about Friendship Trays, which is Mecklenburg County’s Meals on Wheels program. In October they held a penny drive to benefit Friendship Trays, bringing in...

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Fourth grade takes us on high seas adventure in Pirates

So, you want to be a pirate, ehhhh? Well, perhaps you should have stopped by the amazing pirate production that was performed by our Croft students. Pirates the musical was a sword fighting, swash buckling adventure! From the singing, to the different pirates and...

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1st Quarter Croft Ambassador Inductees

3rd Grade Walley: Saul Ramirez Cassam: Cadence Norman Gallant: Haley Willis Story: Zoe Pritchard 4th Grade Fisher: Camille Thomas Holt: Alani Givens Hogan: Kendail Gentry Burns: Avery Wallace 5th Grade Leonard: Verquan Kimbrough DeGraw: Nathalie Martinez-Cruz Johnson:...

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Publix Partners program now connects with Croft

Publix Super Markets has a great program that will enable our school to make money every time we shop at Publix. It’s simple: You only need to present your Publix Partners card when you shop and Publix will handle everything else. For every eligible $37,500* our...

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Croft family raises hundreds for cancer research

Croft students helped other children in the fight against childhood cancer. During the week of September 25, students brought in cash donations of $1 or more to wear a hat to school on Friday September 29. The Croft family raised $465.15! September is National...

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On Mondays, we wear pink

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of and funding for the disease.  In honor of that, I invite all members of the Croft school community to join in Pink Mondays for the month.  Wear pink in any way, shape, or...

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Celebrating character leaders through Ambassadors

Celebrating character leaders through Ambassadors

As part of Croft Community School’s commitment to character education, the 2017-18 school year will be the inaugural year of the Croft Ambassadors program. This program will allow teachers and students to nominate a 3rd, 4th or 5th grade student who embodies excellent...

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Croft Spotlight: Mrs. Morris

Croft Spotlight: Mrs. Morris

Mrs. Morris became a principal because she was inspired by the principal that hired her as a teacher. Since she was working for such a great principal, she wanted to be just like her. We think she is off to a good start! Mrs. Morris would like students to know that...

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Fall fundraising raffle runs through Oct. 14 Fall Festival

Fall fundraising raffle runs through Oct. 14 Fall Festival

Croft Community School’s main fundraiser ends on Oct. 14, when winners of our raffle will be selected at the Fall Festival. Our fall fundraiser is our main source of funding for most of the programs and activities the PTA has planned for this school year. We will host...

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