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Los Angeles Unified School District

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    Welcome to Beckford!
    Welcome to Beckford
    Parent Resources & Bulletin Board

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    Governance / School Site Council


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    Beckford Calendar

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    LAUSD School year 2020-2021

    Beckford Charter Elementary school will begin the 2020-2021 school year remotely thru online assignments and virtual sessions. Our campus will be closed for in-person classes. 

    A Guide to Support Learning at Home

    The first day of school will be August 18 – a beginning like no other we have seen in the past. Tools and strategies for online learning success will be available for students and families to watch independently on Schoology, the learning management system we use to post lessons.  Teachers will post the links on the students Schoology account. 

    Student Log-On
    Help Guide
    Although we are starting the new year at a distance, we are still a school community. I look forward to a great school year and appreciate your support and continued partnership.

    "Congratulations! Your school (Beckford Charter) has been selected as a Schools for Advanced Studies (SAS) demonstration site..."
    click here to download the letter

    Assemblies start at 9:00AM through Zoom
    Upcoming: Nov 30, 2020 9:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
    Please click the link below to join the webinar:
    Meeting ID: 885 3306 2454     Passcode: 913465

    Friday, October 16, 2020 Crazy Hair Day
    Friday, October 30, 2020 Halloween Costume day
    Monday, November 16 2020 Pajamarama
    Friday, December 18, 2020 Ugly Sweater Day
    Friday, January 15, 2021 Career Day
    Friday, February 12, 2021 Valentines Day
    Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Dr. Seuss's birthday
    Read Across America Day
    Friday, April 16, 2021 Superhero Day
    Tuesday, May the 4th, 2021 May the 4th be with you
    Friday, June 4, 2021 Twin Day

    our Next Spirit Day...
    is on Friday, December 18th
    Spirit Day Theme: Ugly Sweater Day
    Wear an "ugly" sweater today! (remember "beauty is in the eye of the beholder")
    Let's show your Spirit!


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    Restaurant Night - Menchies - Nov20-30

    Raise funds for your school!

    by visiting Menchie's during Thanksgiving Break
    (Nov 20 - Nov 30)

    20% will be donated to Beckford!
    20% off your entire order

    menchie's granada hills
    17840 chatsworth street

    menchie's mission hills
    10386 sepulveda blvd

    Simply mention your school at the register to redeem offer.
    Offer can be redeemed multiple times.

    Valid only at Menchie's Granada Hills and Menchie's Mission Hills. 

    click here to download flyer

    Virtual Book Fair - NOV16-29

    Time Machine : Reading Can Take You Anywhere


    Monday, November 16th to Sunday, November 29th

    Shop our Scholastic Book Fair online!

    and click “Shop Now” to get:

    • Over 6,000 items, including new releases, best sellers, and value packs
    • All orders ship direct to home
    • FREE shipping on book-only orders over $25*
    • All purchases support our school and earn 25% in rewards

    Happy reading!

    click to download flyer

    Restaurant Night - Corner Bakery - Nov25


    Beckford Charter Elementary School

    Present the flyer at the Northridge Corner Bakery Cafe
    and 15% of your purchase will be donated to Beckford! *

    19500 W. Plummer Street, Northridge, CA • 818-671-2001
    Wednesday, November 25, 2020 • 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
    *Flyer can be presented physically or digitally. Catering and to go orders included.

    click here to download flyer

    Coffee With the Principal - DEC1

    coffeeDECEMBER 1ST, 2020 AT 11:00AM

    Updates On 
    ▪ Our Preparation for our Safe Return to Campus Plan
    ▪ Parent Questionnaire:

    Join Zoom Meeting:
    Meeting ID: 865 5998 4586
    Passcode: 761869

    click to download flyer

    Beckford Charter PTA


    Gobble Grams are here!
    Send a thankful thought to your friends!

    Mon. Nov. 9th - Fri. Nov. 20th

    $1.00 each
    4th - 5th: $30 Class Set
    TK - 3rd: $20 Class Set

    click to download flyer


    Join us for a Beckford Charter fundraiser
    Thursday, November 12th, All Day!

    20445 Devonshire St
    Chatsworth, CA 91311

    click here to download flyer

    Enjoy Fin-tastic food & help raise money$$ for our School. Bring in the flyer and 20% Net Sales will benefit Beckford

    November 12th, 2020, 11am – 9pm

    Sharky's Woodfired Mexican Grill
    20419 Devonshire St
    Chatsworth, CA 91311


    click here to download flyer





    WHERE: Panera Bread
    19662 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91324
    WHEN: Wed, OCT 28th, 4:00PM-8:00PM

    Bring the flyer or show an electronic version to the cashier
    when you place your order

    click here to download flyer


    Drive In Movie @ Westfield Sherman Oaks


    Hotel Transylvania

    Saturday, October 24 @ 7:00PM

    Wow! SOLD OUT! 
    Mark your calendars if you got a ticket.

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    click here for more information

    MEMBERSHIP DRIVE extended to October 16th, 2020membership

    membership progress

    Click to visit Membership page

    walk to schoolWalk to School Day(s)!
    This year, in lieu of our annual Walk to School Event, we will have a remote walking contest. Students will record their family walks from Monday October 5 until Sunday October 12.

    click here to visit Healthy Lifestyles page

    Beckford Elementary Fundraiser

    Fundraiser At Presto Pasta

    Thursday, October 8th, 2020

    Eat at Presto Pasta anytime on this day and they will donate 20% of your total bill to Beckford Elementary. Not Valid on Delivery Apps. Simply show printed flyer or display on your phone at the restaurant.

    17923 Chatsworth St. Granada Hills CA 91344


    click here to download flyer




    We have a Zoom webinar scheduled for August 12, 2020 01:00 PM for general information about the school and the start of the new year.


    Click here to download recorded zoom meeting (large file 215MB)


    Available below is the slideshow file that will be used during the webinar presentation.

    click here to download slideshow file from the presentation


    click here to download the LAUSD FAMILY AND STUDENT HANDBOOK
    A Guide to Support Learning at Home

    Want to enroll your child at Beckford? It's never been easier, just head on over to the Enrollment Information page of this website where you will find digital version of all the forms and letters in the Enrollment Packet.


    click here to visit our Enrollment Information page. 

    LA Reads Challenge for Students 1st - 8th gradeReading Champ

    This program involves Dodger players, coaches, executives and alumni reading to children and rewards students that participate in the “Dodgers Reading Champions” challenge, which provides incentives for 1st-8th graders who read 30 minutes or more per day. ​

    To register, click to go to

    walk to schoolFit Fridays!
    Join us for Fit Fridays on... Fridays! Walk to school and/or come early and parents can come onto campus to walk the yard. One Friday a month we will host the Fit Friday with a healthy snack, water and coffee for families walking.

    Campus opens at 7:30am.
    click here to visit Healthy Lifestyles page



    kidsWant to put specific songs
    onto the Fit Fridays playlist?

    Send an email request to...
    If appropriate, we will try to add it to the FitFriday music rotation! 

    Councilmember John Lee's office came to Beckford
    to Plant the trees they donated!

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    Thank you to Delilah and Isabella Yen and their family for nominating Beckford for the opportunity to receive this generous donation.

    Thank you to our 2020-2021 Beckford PTA Event Sponsors


    FLS Tutors




    November Newsletter:


    click to download newsletter

    Click to download PTA membership form
    Please consider joining PTA

    Beckford's PTA provides resources and activities that strengthen the connections between children, parents, schools, and  community

    Click to visit membership

    Spirit Wear

    Click to visit 
    Beckford Spirit Wear

    Wear on Fridays to show spirit!click to download SpiritWear order form

    click to visit BoxTops websiteLook on your cereal boxes, cans, etc... for Box Tops! 

    ralphssign up with Ralphs

    smileShop with Amazon Smile!

    Office Depot Maxand sign up with OfficeDepot/Max!

    This is an easy way to help
    raise money for our school!

    Click for more information on our Community Rewards Programs 

    Trying to Enroll your child at Beckford Charter?

    How did you get to this corner of this webpage and not already see the other links to the Enrollment Information page?

    click here to visit the Enrollment Information page

    Help logging in to Schoology

    Student Log-On
    Help Guide

    Help Getting Online and Remote Learning

    Remote Learning and Getting Online Guide and FAQs