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  • Principal: Sandra Alvarez

    Secretary: Alysa Johnson

    Grades: Kindergarten - 5

    Hours: 7:45 a.m. to 3:05 p.m. Monday - Thursday

    Preschool: Monday - Thursday

    3YO Preschool and Ms. Ahlin's Class: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

    4YO Preschool: 8:15 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.



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    As Bradford’s leader, Principal Macias Padilla said it’s her goal “to build on what’s already been established so far. We are all about providing for our students intellectually and social-emotionally, with a sense of stability. We take a look at the whole individual child and doing what’s best for them.

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  • A Love of Children has Defined Sandy Alvarez's Careers

    Whether her own or those in the classroom, children have been Sandy Alvarez’s life. And after a 30-year career in education, the last 15 as Principal of Bradford Elementary School, Mrs. Alvarez is moving on to the next phase of that life: one that will, not surprisingly, reflect her love of instructing.

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  • A Birthday is a Great Day, and a Great Way, to Say, 'Hey! Books are A-OK'

    Across the district, Read Across America Week, which annually coincides with the birthday of Theodor “Dr. Suess” Geisel, saw D60 students revel in the wealth of activities and specially themed days designed to add a fun component to the pro-literacy campaign. As is tradition, a number of district and community notables, from Superintendent Charlotte Macaluso to Sheriff Kirk Taylor to Mayor Nick Gradisar, donned the famous “Cat in the Hat” headware and read their favorite Dr. Seuss book.

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  • Bradford Book Fair a Highlight for Read Across America Celebration

    Since 2017, the Scripps Howard Foundation has distributed more than 352,000 new books to children in need as part of its annual “If You Give a Child a Book …” campaign. This week, through a partnership that encompasses the foundation, KOAA 5, and Scholastic, more than 320 pre-K through fifth-grade Bradford Eagles benefitted from that philanthropy in the form of brand-new age-appropriate books.

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