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Bennett Russell Elementary




Russell Elementary is a Title I school.

Russell is a PBS Gold Medal School!


Ms. Shelia Crissey, BRE's Teacher of the Year, has been selected as a finalist for the district TOY.  We're so proud of you, Shelia!

Mrs. Barlow, Ms. Crissey, Ms. Godwin
Mrs. Barlow, Ms. Crissey, Ms. Godwin

Testing Updates:

Our fourth and fifth grade students participated in the FSA Writing Field Testing last week. The FSA Writing Test (that counts!) will be administered on Tuesday, March 3 for fourth grade students and Thursday, March 5th for fifth grade students.
The FSA Reading portion will be administered March 31st and April 1st for all 3rd and 4th  grade students.

Fifth grade students will take the FSA Reading portion on April 13th through 16th.

 The Math portion will be April 7th and 8th. The Santa Rosa  testing scheduled can be accessed here.

Yearbooks are on sale now through February 20.
The yearbooks are $25 each. Yearbook Click on the icon to order online.

Mid-term progress reports were sent home on Friday, February 6.
Class Picture Day is Thursday, February 12.

We also welcome Modern Woodmenas our newest Russell business partner.  The partners can be found on our partner page and on the sign in front of the school. Thank you, BRE Partners! To view all of our business partners please check out the BRE Partners' page--and support them!

Ms. Suzi Godwin, Principal

Mrs. Brenda Waters, Asst. Principal


Faculty/Staff Directory

Faculty Profiles

Student/Parent Portal -logon id is student's 10-digit number; pin is student's birthdate in MMDD.


School Day is 7:55-2:31.
Tardy Bell is 8:25.

Upcoming Dates: 
Yearbook Orders $25 by 2/20

Jump Rope for--2/20
K, 1, 2, and 3: 8:30-10:15
3, 4, and 5: 12:00-1:45

Cafeteria Calendar

SRCSB '14-'15 Calendar

Florida Statewide Assessment Schedule

Parent Resources Page

BRE Google Calendar

BRE WATCH D.O.G.S Information

BRE Partners in Education

BRE Volunteer Application