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Help from parents needed! Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing in PE! Wednesday 01/17/2018 - Tuesday 01/23/2018
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 8:00 AM

Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoing during Physical Education classes: Wednesday 01/17/2018 - Tuesday 01/23/2018. Parents...PLEASE come and help; no need to notify us, just come. We have plenty of gear however; if your child has their own cross country skis and/or snowshoes, they may bring them to use during their gym time.

School Announcements and Reminders
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 9:00 AM
Lost & Found: Missing a jacket, sweatshirt, water bottle, hat, or gloves? Visit the Burroughs Lost & Found bins at the bottom of the stairs to see if your child's missing items are there. All items will be sorted on Monday, February 5. Items clearly labeled with a first and last name will be given to the student's teacher. Unmarked and unclaimed items will be donated.
 
FAST Assessments: This month, students will be taking the Winter FAST assessments, which show their progress in reading and math. To see when your student will be taking the FAST assessments click on the Winter FAST Testing Calendar on the right side of the home page.

Handicap Parking Spots: Please do not park in the handicap parking unless you have a permit. We have students and staff members who need accessible parking.
Props Needed for Read-a-Thon Skit
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 9:00 AM

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Read-a-Thon Reminders and Requests for 5th-Grade Families
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 8:50 AM

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Calling All Guest Readers!
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 8:45 AM

Do you know an artist, author, athlete, actor, astrophysicist, or auto mechanic who adores K-5 students? What about a politician, pilot, pediatrician, or police officer who's passionate about literacy? The Read-a-Thon needs local celebrities and community members to serve as guest readers throughout the month of February. The only qualification needed is a desire to foster a love of reading in our Burroughs students. Click the headline for more information.

Downhill Ski Trip Leaves Lasting Memories
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 8:35 AM

Our Burroughs fourth- and fifth- grade students embarked on an unforgettable outing to Three Rivers Park District/Hyland Ski Area in Bloomington on January 12 for the annual Physical Education Downhill Ski Trip. Click the headline for more information.

Plan a Trip with Scrip
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 8:15 AM

Is the cold weather making you crave a spring break vacation? Consider raising money for Burroughs when you pay for your hotel, airline tickets, and/or meals with Shop with Scrip gift cards! Click the headline for more information.

Save the Date: Next PTA Meeting Jan. 30
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 8:10 AM
Join us at the next PTA meeting on Tuesday, January 30 from 6:30 to 8 pm. It's an easy way to stay in the know and be part of the decision-making process at Burroughs, particularly as we enter the budget process for the 2018-19 school year! Click here to review the November meeting minutes.You can also view the January meeting agenda here. Childcare will be available for ages 3 and up.
 
Email the Burroughs PTA with questions