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Message to Burbank Families

 Dear Burbank Families,I am writing to let you know that we are prepared to welcome your students to school today with all of the love and support in our hearts. I am resharing the contents ...

Burbank Family News- May 20, 2022

 Dear Burbank Families,Please see below for information about the following: Burbank Field Day  Library Book Return Grade 4 Parent/Guardian Information Belmont’s Integrated Pres...

Burbank Update

Dear Burbank Families,Today, at approximately 11:30am a section of a tree on the front lawn of the school splintered off and landed on the front of the building. No one was near the tree when this hap...

Burbank Family News- May 13, 2022

 Dear Burbank Families,Please see below for information about the following: Grade 4 Math MCAS Grade 4 Parent/Guardian Placement Consideration form for Chenery Middle School Mission/Vision S...

Burbank Family News- May 6, 2022

 Dear Burbank Families,This email is being sent to express our sincerest appreciation for all of the ways you made our school staff feel special this week during Teacher Appreciation Week 2022. W...

Celebrate Nikolaus vonHuene & Victoria O’Regan at the May 5 OTA Awards Ceremony

Congratulations Nikolaus vonHuene! Burbank Elementary School, Grade 4. Burbank Elementary School Outstanding Teacher Award Recipient 2022. Congratulations Victoria O’Regan! Burbank Elementary School,...

Welcome Back Burbank Families!

Good Morning, Burbank Families!It is wonderful to have students and staff back in our building today after a week away for April vacation!  Our classrooms are filled with lots of smiles and excit...

Burbank Family News- April 15, 2022

 Dear Burbank Families,I hope this message finds you well!  This week’s family news is dedicated to providing you with an update on some changes to our arrival and dismissal proce...

Burbank Family News- April 8, 2022

 Dear Burbank Families,Today our PTA sent out this update with details related to class photos, landscaping and STEM night.  Sharing the link to be sure you saw it and in support of this gre...

Belmont UNICEF Family Fun Night

Dear Burbank Families,Please see below for details about a Family Fun Night sponsored by Belmont UNICEF (a student club at Belmont High School).Join Belmont UNICEF at Family Fun Night for a night fill...

Burbank Family News- April 1, 2022

-Parent/Caregiver Workshop TODAY at 12:00pm (virtual)-MCAS reminders for Grade 3

Burbank Family News- March 25, 2022

 Dear Burbank Families,Our Burbank Community is truly the best! Thank you to all families who have donated to our Ukraine Donation Drive.  This drive will continue through Friday, April 1, 2...

A Message from Nurse Becca

 Good Afternoon Burbank Families, To keep everyone safe and healthy this Spring please review the following information: There are times when a student should remain at home for his/her...

Burbank School Community Meeting

Dear Burbank Families,Please read below for information about today's community meeting and a reminder about dogs on school property.Community Meeting:Today we had a community meeting where studen...

Burbank Family News- March 18, 2022

 March 18, 2022Dear Burbank Families,Thank you to our amazing PTA for coordinating the 25th Dr. Feinberg Geography Challenge this week!  This was the first time in over two years that an eve...

Burbank School Lost and Found- Tomorrow, Friday, March 18, 2022

Exciting news! A new lost and found has been created so students and families can find missing belongings. It is now located inside the parking lot door, outside the gym. Tomorrow, Friday, March ...

Burbank School Charity Drive for Ukraine

Hello Burbank Community, In response to the devastating events happening in Ukraine, staff and students decided to hold a supply-drive fundraiser for the people of Ukraine.  With the help of...

Burbank Family News- March 11, 2022

This week's Burbank Family News includes the following topics: Parent/Teacher Conferences, Student Placement 2022-2023, Spirit Day, Other Community Announcements and Repeat Reminders.

REMINDER: Parent-Teacher Conferences, Spring 2022 Session

The Burbank School is registering parent/teacher conferences online. Conferences begin on Wednesday, March 16th. Registration for all conferences opens on Monday, February 21st and closes on Friday, M...

Mask Mandate Resource for Students and Families

Dear Burbank Families,In anticipation of tonight's vote where the mask mandate may be lifted, we have created a set of slides to help students understand the changes around mask wearing at school....

Burbank Family News- March 6, 2022

 Good Morning, Burbank Families!I hope this email finds you well!  Masks: As we wait for the official voting to occur related to a mask-optional school environment I want to remind you that...

Welcome Back!

Dear Burbank Families,Today is a great day at Burbank!  Our school is filled with students and staff who are thrilled to see one another after a full week apart. Our grade 4 studen...

Burbank School Report Card

Every year, each public school and school district in Massachusetts receives a report card. Just as your child’s report card shows how they are doing in different subjects, the school’s report card ...

Burbank Family News- February 18, 2022

In this week's family news you will find:-PTA Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Newsletter -Positive Behavior Expectations in the Cafeteria-Save the Date: Parent/Caregiver Workshop

Burbank Family News- February 11, 2022

This week's family news includes: Student Attendance Update, Burbank’s Good News Network, News from Nurse Berger, Lost and Found andImportant Dates.

Burbank Family News- Friday, February 4, 2022

In this week's family news you will find an update on student attendance and information on the February community meeting for students and staff.

Positive Behavior Expectations - Recess

Today students were introduced to a positive behavior framework for recess that will provide clarity and consistency for all members of our school community.WHY? We care about our students and recogn...

Burbank Family News- January 28, 2022

This week's family news is being sent out on Friday as this weekend will be filled with lots of excitement on the weather front! Contents include: Good News Network, Geography Challenge, School Goals...

Burbank Family News- Sunday, January 23, 2022

Good Morning, Burbank Families!In this week's family news you will find updates on the following:School Advisory Council and Goals, Community Meeting and Important Dates.

Burbank Family News- January 16, 2022

In this week's family news you will find: Community Meeting, Report Cards, Arrival/Dismissal Routes, Important Dates. Above are three quotes by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. shared in an effort to remin...

Burbank Family News - January 7, 2022

In this week's family news you will find:-Burbank Virtual Family Coffee Invitation-Quarantine Tutoring for Students-Attendance Reminder: Vacations During School Days-MCAS Schedule, Spring 2022-Parent ...

Burbank Pool Testing

Dear Burbank Families,As you know, tomorrow, Friday, January 7, 2022, is Burbank's scheduled pool testing day.  Due to the snow day tomorrow, pool testing will take place on Monday, January 1...

Burbank Family News - January 2, 2022

Happy New Year 2022, Burbank Families! In this week's Family News you will find:-Reminder about Monday's one-hour delay (9:40am start)-Burbank Family Survey Update-Burbank Cares Drive Thank You-BPS H...

Burbank Family News- December 23, 2021

In this edition of the family news you will find the following:- Mrs. Maurao's brief video message;- Burbank Family Input Survey- Winter 2021-2022;- Important Dates;- Burbank Links;

Burbank Family Introduction

I am thrilled to be joining you as your Interim Principal beginning on January 3, 2022. Please take a few moments to view the introduction video below (4 minutes)! If you're interested, you can comple...

Interim Burbank Principal Announcement

In my original communication to you on 11/4/2021, I outlined the hiring process we would follow in order to fill the Interim Burbank Principal position. Despite the fact that it was not a traditional...

Pool Testing/Updates

Thank you for your participation in our Routine COVID Safety Checks (pooled testing). This is another important measure we have implemented to keep our community safe and in school. REMEMBER.. NO NEWS...

REMINDER: Parent/Guardian Forum with Interim Burbank Principal Candidates: Monday, 11/22/2021 @ 5:00-6:45pm

We are looking forward to “seeing” all of you tonight at our virtual Parent/Guardian Forum to view the public interviews of our two finalist candidates for the Interim Burbank Principal position. T...

Interim Principal Forum for Burbank Parents/Guardians: Monday, 11/22/2021 @ 5:00-6:45pm

Dear Burbank Parents/Guardians, When I last communicated with you via letter on 11/4/2021, I expressed my desire to hire “the qualified and capable Principal that your children deserve.” I reiterat...

Burbank Family Letter - November 9, 2021

Dear Burbank Families, I hope you are enjoying the sunny days and slightly cooler temperatures recently. Fall conferences with parents/guardians are finished and we return to our normal Wednesday dism...

Interim Principal - Search Update

As you know from his recent announcement, Mr. Okie has resigned his position as Principal and the role is currently vacant. I am sure you join me in supporting Mr. Okie on his decision and extending ...

A Few Reminders and Updates

Superintendent Phelan shared with you last Thursday that members of the central office leadership team would be working with Burbank staff to ensure the smooth operation of the school. Many of us are ...

Burbank Routine COVID Safety Checks Begin October 22

As you may be aware, Burbank is very excited to be initiating our Routine COVID Safety Checks (pool testing) for all students grades K-4, who have been signed up by their caregivers. This will take pl...

Parent-Teacher Conferences, Fall 2021 Session

The Burbank School is registering parent/teacher conferences online. Conferences begin on Wednesday, October 20th. Registration for all conferences opens on Friday, October 8th and closes on Friday, O...

Burbank Back to School & Curriculum Night 2021

Burbank Back to School & Curriculum Night 2021. September 30th, 2021 6:30 - 8:00 pm. The Back to School/Curriculum Night for 2021 will be held virtually for the Health and Safety of teachers and paren...

Reminder for Wednesday, September 14th 2021

Good Afternoon Burbank Families,I would like to remind everyone that tomorrow will follow our regular Wednesday schedule. All students will be dismissed at 1:40 pm.  Please be sure to have approp...

Welcome Back (Again)

Hello Everyone,I am not sure why the images did not go through on my last message.  I have contacted IT to help me avoid that problem in the future.For now, I offer three work arounds. The I...

Summer Reading Lists 2021

The Summer Reading Lists are a joint project of the Belmont Public Schools and the Belmont Public Library. They are designed to encourage students in Belmont to make reading a habit, raising both thei...

Final Burbank Newsletter of 20-21

Dear Burbank Families, Last Day of SchoolTomorrow is the last day of school.  Dismissal is at 11:40 and no lunch will be served. Now that the important reminder is out of the way, I wan...

Early Dismissal Reminder

Good Morning Burbank Families,In case anyone missed the message that was sent out last night, please be advised that due to the high heat:Burbank students will be dismissed early today at 1:40 pm. Ple...

Reminder: Wednesday Dismissal --> 11:40am

Dear Burbank Families,Correction: this Wednesday, May 26th, is an early release day.All students will be dismissed at 11:40 AM.Please make appropriate arrangements to have your child(ren) picked up at...

Burbank Newsletter - 5/21/21

Dear Burbank Families,What an exciting week! The weather has been splendid and MCAS has been going smoothly, and masks are now optional out of doors!  This development was as unexpected as it was...
 

Core of Values:

Love of Learning, Respect and Well being
 
 

The Burbank School is a dynamic learning environment, a school where both adults and children continue to learn and grow. Essential to our school’s success are our Core Values: Love of Learning, Respect, Well being.