Please join us at Burleigh for the next PTO Meeting on Wednesday, January 16th from 9 AM to 11 AM. Bring a friend and catch up on all the goings-on in the upcoming months.
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The Annual Burleigh Book Fair is February 24 - 28, with set up on Feb 21. Parents we need your help in the Fair during the day as classes come down, one at a time, to look at and purchase books. Here is the Sign-Up Form:
More details to follow, we will keep you up to date!
FAMILIES: NO SCHOOL ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS:
Mon., Jan. 20th (MLK Jr. Day)
Here are other Teacher PD days coming up:
**SPRING BREAK is March 23 to 27th**
Blizzard of Box Tops - Winter Collection Blitz
January 3, 2020 - February 28, 2020
Happy 2020 Burleigh Viking families! The next Box Tops for Education deadline is fast approaching on 03/01/2020, and
our school needs your help to reach our $3,000 goal!
Congrats to the Burleigh Lego League Jr teams (2), who competed in the Milwaukee FLL Jr Expo last month before break! This year's theme was Boomtown Build, and the students explored eco-friendly, accessible, and durable building techniques in our community and built a building or community of their own!
Team 6263 won the Mad Scientist Award! This award celebrates the team that was bursting with facts and knowledge during their model presentation.
Team 7710 won the Magnificent Movement Award! This award celebrates the team that had unique and interesting movement in their Lego model.
For more information on having your child compete in the Fall 2020 Jr Lego team, or supporting as a coach for the 2020 season for additional Lego or Jr Lego teams, please contact Jennifer Black at firstname.lastname@example.org. Children currently in grades preK-2 are eligible to participate in 2020, although team positions are limited to the number of coaches available.
Congratulations to all of the 3rd-5th graders who participated in the Burleigh Spelling Bee on December 5th. The top 3 spellers will advance to the district bee. First place goes to Janavi Wagle in Mrs. Sperling's 5th grade class. In second place, we have Sada Aref in Mrs. Schneider's 4th grade class. In third place is Tarun Selva Kumar in Mrs. Verink's 5th grade class. Our alternate who placed 4th is Harrison Werch, 3rd grader in Mrs. Bates' room. Congratulations spellers and best of luck at the district bee!
Burleigh student, Sachi Nambiar, has been selected as a Soprano 1 for the 2020 National Children's Choir by the Organization of American Kodály Educators (OAKE)! Sachi will be led by a nationally-renowned conductor during the performance in Portland, Oregon this upcoming March at the OAKE National Conference.
The READ to Me program at Elmbrook Humane Society has received a grant to use with our third graders at Burleigh Elementary. Today we got to meet these new friends and their companions. Students had a GREAT time getting to know them! Friday we had five therapy dogs/teams participating.
Thank you Elmbrook Humane Society for visiting our school!
Thursday, November 14th was the 50th Day of School!! Kindergarten friends were invited to dress like it was the 1950s and they celebrated the #50 all day long!!Read more about Kindergarten Friends Celebrated 50 Days In School In Style!