Grapvine-Colleyville Independent School District
Bransford Elementary School

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Welcome to Bransford Elementary

Principal: Sarah Hodges
Assistant Principal: Tonya McEnery

Campus will be closed to visitors April 22nd and 23rd (and possibly the 24th and 25th) due to STAAR testing.  Thanks for your cooperation and understanding.

Kindergarten Round-up will take place on May 6th from 4:00-7:00 pm. Please help spread the word to any friends or neighbors with incoming Kindergarteners.

Rachel's Challenge Rally and 5K
Saturday, May 3rd at Mustang-Panther Stadium
Fun Run Price:
$15 for Adults
$10 for Students
7:30 am   Registration
8:00 am   5K
9:00 am   Rachel's Challenge Rally Opening Ceremonies
Click here to register - Please remember to indicate that it is for Rachel's Challenge in the notes when you pay through PayPal!


Upcoming Important Dates

April 28
May 2
Field Day 
May 6
Kindergarten Round-up 
4 pm - 7 pm
May 21
Early Dismissal
May 22
Early Dismissal 
May 26
May 30
2nd Grade Awards Ceremony
8:30 am

Screen Free Week
Monday, April 28th- Bransford Skate Night 6:30-8:30 pm Skatetown $5 per skater (Bransford PTA earns $2 per skater)
Tuesday, April 29th- Join us for some Milwaukee Joe's Ice Cream and a 4:00 pm Volleyball game at City Park or free play at City Park.

Wednesday, April 30th- Bransford Chick-fil-A Spirit night at Chick-fil-A Hurst (Hwy 26). Come dine between 5-9 and Bransford Elementary PTA will earn 20% of your purchase.

Thursday, May 1st- Swim with us at Lifetime Fitness from 6:00-8:00 pm $5 per swimmer, sorry no member discounts.

Friday, May 2nd- Field Day at Bransford Elementary

Former BES student Cameron Morrow recently completed his Eagle project at BES. Cameron is pictured with the US map he painted on the BES playground. Congratulations to Cameron. Cameron is a graduating seniorat GHS.

 Mrs Hendry's K class welcomes visitors from Meru, KenyaJennifer Murohocho , Chairman of Education Commission, Catherine Mutua , Bishop United Methodist Church, Kaaga Synod Susan Green , representative from Grapevine First UMC.
In front- Mrs. Hendry's K Class.

Pictured left to right
Wendy Hendry BES K Teacher


Congratulations to Bransford's Teacher of the Year

Alecia Engle


Mrs. Alecia Engle is pictured with Dr. Hodges

Faces of Bransford
A special thanks to AMWZ Photography for providing these photos!

Are You Connected?
Be sure to 'like' our Facebook Page (Bransford Elementary School) and follow us on Twitter (@BESTexans)

Congratulations to Wendy Hendry on being named a Presidential Award Winner!

Education Foundation Grant Winners


 Bransford Elementary school meets federal AYP standards under first year of STAAR.

Students in 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Grades participate in Accelerated Reader at Bransford.



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