Schools

Burbank High Students Present “The Crucible”

Students in the Burbank High School Drama program present Arthur Miller's play of the 1692-93 Salem witch trials at the Massachusetts Bay Colony at The Colony Theatre, April 11-13.

Burbank Unified Students Attend Private “Shazam!” Screening

Seven hundred students with improved or perfect attendance from BUSD middle and high schools, academies and programs attended a private screening of the recently-released movie "Shazam!" as guests of Warner Bros. Entertainment.

Emerson Elementary Multicultural Celebration Participants Recognized

Performers and PTA volunteers who put on the Ralph Emerson Elementary Multicultural Celebration were recognized for their efforts by the Burbank Board of Education and local lawmakers.

Burroughs’ Build A Miracle Club Inspires Former Mexican President Visit

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox spoke with John Burroughs High School students about leadership and the value of humanitarian work in other countries, after learning of work the school's Build A Miracle club has been doing for years, building and furnishing homes in the poverty-stricken El Florido area of Tijuana.

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”: 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.

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.

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.

Burroughs’ “West Side Story” Wows A SRO Audience

The annual musical theater offering from John Burroughs High School packed the house for three shows February 8-10.

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."