Author: Lisa Paredes

Miller Elementary Presents “Rebel With A Kickstand”

The musical production was presented by fourth-grade students at Joaquin Miller Elementary School.

“Reach For The Stars” Fundraising Concert Excites Audience, Nears Goal

The second annual concert featured a surprise appearance by film composer Michael Giacchino ("Star Trek," "Up," "Incredibles") as Burbank and Burroughs High Schools young musicians joined industry professionals for a powerhouse of a concert.

“Reach For The Stars”: BUSD Raises Funds For High School Music Programs

Burbank and Burroughs High School choirs and bands join forces with industry professionals from Musicians at Play Foundation to raise funds for the two high schools' instrumental and vocal music programs with a concert featuring iconic works by John Williams and Michael Giacchino and conducted by Anthony Parnther from the London Philharmonic.

Miller And McKinley Elementary Schools Celebrate Read In Day

Burbank Unified elementary schools celebrated Read In Day throughout the district with special attention to the importance of literacy skill and the joy of reading.

Oculus, Facebook And Virtual Reality Book Author Set For Burbank Tech Talk Series

As part of Burbank's Tech Talk Series, Blake Harris stops by the Buena Vista branch of the Burbank Public Library Thursday to talk about virtual reality, Oculus, Facebook and the tech industry as examined in his new book, "The History of the Future."

“DIVERSITY” Show Set To Raise Funds For Family Service Agency

The one-night only performance showcases real stories about diverse experiences and challenges. Proceeds will go to Burbank's Family Service Agency.

Burroughs’ Pop Show 40 Aims High With “Change The World”

Tickets are still available for two shows on Saturday and one show Sunday, showcasing some of Burbank's top student talent.

Get Out Of Town!: Marciano Art Foundation

Global artist Ai WeiWei's current "Life Cycle" installation closes March 3 at the contemporary art space in Los Angeles' Windsor Square. Major artists from the Marciano collection round out the stellar new art gallery's ongoing exhibitions.

Burbank Arts Foundation Announces $100,000 Gift For BUSD Elementary Music Programs

With the $100,000 donation, Burbank Unified has one-third of the funding for weekly music classes at the district's 11 elementary schools for 2019-20.

Emerson Planting Day Brightens Up School Campus

Supported with a grant from Tree People, members of the Ralph Waldo Emerson Elementary School community joined forces to plant new native species and trees in many locations throughout the large campus.

JBHS Drama Presents “West Side Story”

Students in the drama, musical theater, vocal music, instrumental music and tech crew programs at Burroughs High School join forces for three performances of "West Side Story" on February 8, 9 and 10.

Burbank Business Leaders Try Out “Principal For A Day”

Members of the Burbank business community got an up close and personal experience at all Burbank Unified Schools as "Principal for a Day."

Miller Elementary Receives STEM + Families Math Night Grant

The $1000 grant supported games and activities at the elementary school's Family Math Night.