NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY, 1/16, DUE TO DR. MLK, JR.
Burton High will be closed on Monday, 1/16, due to the Dr. MLK, Jr. holiday. Check out some of the events around the Bay Area!
BOAT DANCE, 1/21
Boat Dance is on Saturday, 1/21!
Pier 33, Alcatraz Landing
Tickets are on sale after school.
If you want to bring a guest then
you must complete THIS FORM.
CASH FOR COLLEGE, 1/26
Burton's annual Cash for College event will take place on January 26th, from 5:30pm to 8pm. Each year, the Cash for College event helps to inform parents and students about what financial aid, scholarships, and loans are, which option best suits them, and what they can expect in the future asstudents further their education.
ASB ELECTIONS, 2/7
On Tuesday, 2/7, Burtonians will vote for new officers.
See Ms. Quindlen for details.
SCRIPT-ED AT BURTON!
The Bayview Beacon is excited to welcome a new program - ScriptED - to Burton High School!
ScriptED is a tuition-free program equips students with the fundamental coding skills and professional experiences that together create access to careers in technology. The course is taught by volunteer experienced software developers who lead students through a set curriculum. At the end of the course, students get to apply their new coding skills in a paid summer internship where they gain the experience and confidence necessary to pursue careers in technology.
ScriptED starts at Burton on Tuesday, January 10th and will take place every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:45 - 5:15pm.
Backpacking Club meets every Friday during lunch in Room 116, Mr. Pearson's room. Please refer students to the Wellness Center (Room 219) if they have any questions.
BOARD GAMES CLUB
Do you love playing monopoly, sorry and other card/board games? Join Board Game Club, which meets Fridays at 3:35 in Mr. Schwartz' room.
Are you a girl who wants a cool space to speak on issues you care about? Join Girl's Group, which meets every other Friday during lunch in the Teen Center. Snacks will be provided.
FULL MEAL VENDING!
New this week, the vending machine in the dining area is now open! It's a full meal vending machine filled with fresh sandwiches, wraps, and salads for a quick easy meal on the go. All you need is your pin number and birthday, no cash necessary. Come check it out!
The BSU meets weekly on Mondays during lunch in room 218. Remember you don't have to be black to be proud...all are welcome!
Want to learn about acting, directing, and other aspects of theater? Join Drama Club, which meets every Tuesday in room 234.
Contact is Ms. Stupek.
Want to learn how to code? Or interested in learning more about it? Check out Girls Who Code! They meet after school on Tuesdays in Room 111 and its not just for girls; boys are totally welcome!
Burton was honored in the SF Gate on Tuesday, 9/20/16!
Read about it here.
Read THIS ARTICLE about meditation in public schools. Burton High is specifically mentioned and Burton students are in a picture!
School tours will take place every Monday from 8:30am-10:30am. Please call to reserve a space for the tour at 415-469-4550.