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Bennett Russell Elementary

Dancing "A"  - We are an "A" school
Russell Elementary is a Title I school.

Congratulations to Miss Matroni, BRE's Rookie of the Year!
Congratulations to Mrs. Engley, BRE's Math Teacher of the Year!

FCAT testing dates are different this year and cover TWO weeks. The testing calendar can be viewed here.

All 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students have FCAT Reading on Monday, April 14 and Tuesday, April 15.

Only 5th grade
will have FCAT Math, part 1 on Wednesday and Thursday, April 16 and April 17--by groups on one of the days.

3rd and 4th
will have FCAT Math on Monday, April 21 and Tuesday, April 22. 

5th grade
will have FCAT Science on Monday, April 21 and Tuesday, April 22.

5th grade
will have FCAT Math, part 2 on Wednesday, April 23 and Thursday, April 24---again by groups on one of the days.

It is important that students are at school, on time, rested and having eaten a healthy breakfast during testing.

The '14-'15 Santa Rosa School District calendar has been approved by the School Board. You can access the calendar here.  The days for the holiday breaks have changed.

The 2013-2014 BRE yearbooks are on sale until the supply runs out. Click on the link below to order.

yearbook graphic

BRE is now part of the Wal-Mart Affiliate program. BRE will get 4% of every purchase made on through this link 4% for BRE!


Thank you for taking the time to view our web page.  If you need additional information about the school, curriculum, or instructional information, call or drop by and see us!

Ms. Suzi Godwin,  Principal

Mrs. Michele Barlow, Assistant Principal


Newsletters:        December
January        February   

'14-'15 Kindergarten Registration
Monday, May 12th--8:30-6:30
Tuesday, May 13th--8:30-6:30

'13-'14 BRE Student Handbook & Calendar

'13-'14 Free/Reduced Lunch Application

Cafeteria Calendar

SRCSB '13-14 Volunteer Handbook

SRCSB '13-14 Calendar revised 2.11.14

Parent Resources Page

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

BRE Google Calendar

BRE WATCH D.O.G.S Information