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Note from the Principal
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:55 PM

Click the headline to read this week's note and Instructional Insights from Principal Bartl.

Important School Announcements
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:50 PM

Visit Our Schools: We will be hosting an Open House for prospective families on Wednesday, November 15 from 4:00-5:30 pm.  If you know of families who have prospective kindergarteners for the 2018-19 school year, please encourage them to come by and check out Burroughs. 

 

Weather: As the weather turns colder, please make sure that your children are coming to school with appropriate attire to be outside for recess and PE.
 
Electronics: Please review the electronics policy in our calendar handbook. This policy covers all personal electronic devices, including smart watches.
 
Drop-Off Circle: Please review drop-off circle safety protocols and use the circle for drop off only if you have children in K-2. Remember that safe arrival to school is our number one goal. Please drive slowly, pull all the way up, adults stay in the car, and students exit the car from the passenger side only.

 

Thanks to All for a Successful Auction!
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:45 PM

The 2017 Fall for Burroughs Auction was a HUGE success.  On Friday night, parents, teachers and staff came together to bid, play games, and dance the night away. Click the headline for more information.

Sign Up for Burroughs Chess Club
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:40 PM

If your student in 1st through 5th grades is interested in learning or playing chess, Burroughs Chess Club will be meeting again this year on Fridays from 3:35-4:30pm starting December 1in the Burroughs Media Center. Click the headline for more information and to sign up.

School Choice Requests
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:35 PM

A reminder for parents with children entering MPS schools in the 2018-19 school year: submit your choices online starting tomorrow Wednesday, November 15th. All requests must be submitted by February 4, 2018.

Volunteers Needed: Visit Our Schools Open House
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:30 PM

Are you an advocate for all the fabulous programs Burroughs has to offer? Do you enjoy boasting about our school's teachers, academics, location and our parent community to all your friends? Click the headline for more information.

Literacy Information Night
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:25 PM

Please join us Wednesday, Nov. 15 from 5:30-6:30 pm to learn more about our new K-5 literacy curriculum, Benchmark Advance. Click the headline for more information.

Mark Your Calendar for the Family Fun Run
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:20 PM

PE classes are already training for the annual Burroughs Family Fun Run the week of December 11. Click the headline for more information.