Burleigh Summer Reading Program

Burleigh Elementary 2020 ~ Summer Reading Plan

Dear Burleigh Families,

We want to thank you for all you have done for your children to keep them learning through the unprecedented closing of schools. As we enter the summer months there is no doubt we are all continuing to adjust to this new reality together. Now more than ever it is important to keep kids engaged in summer reading to ensure their academic success in the fall.





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student with clarinetCongratulations to Burleigh 5th Graders (2019-20) moving on to Pilgrim Park Middle School: Maya L.(clarinet), Matthew L. (alto saxophone), Rishabh S. (trumpet), and Dhruv H. (trombone) for being accepted into the Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra (MYSO) program! These students worked hard to prepare their virtual audition video and will now get to rehearse weekly with advanced musicians around the Milwaukee area throughout the school year.

Mrs. Gillete is super proud of their hard work and for positively representing the Burleigh Band Program!

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L to R: Marc Hughes & Chrissy PappasBrookfield East graduate Marc Hughes ('79), and Brookfield Central graduate Chrissy Pappas ('13) are the recipients of the District's 2020 Alumni Excellence awards. These awards will be presented as part of the virtual Engaged in Excellence Awards celebration on Monday, May 11, which will be live-streamed at

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