First Day of Schoolin Second Grade - Guest Post by Janette Mathis

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Welcome to 2nd Grade!!!
2nd grade is off to a great start! In reading our theme for September is Neighborhood Visits. We will be reading about friends and family. In social studies we are studying characteristics of good citizens. We will also start looking at maps and globes. I am attaching some photos from the first day of school scavenger hunt. Instead of looking for things, we were looking for people! Some of the things we looked for were: who likes pizza, who is the tallest person in our class, who has a birthday in September, etc. The kids had a great time getting to learn things about each other!
-Janette Mathis

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Welcome Back to Burton ISD!

Monday, August 22, 2016

Track Team Honored at Burton Board Meetin

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

At the regularly scheduled board meeting of the Burton Independent School District on Monday, August 15, 2016, the Senate of The State of Texas Member Lois Kolkhorst presented Proclamation No. 497, prepared for the Burton High School Lady Panthers track team as an expression of esteem and in recognition of the 2016 University Interscholastic League Conference 1A state championship.
The Lady Panthers captured their second consecutive state title on the strength of the gold-medal-winning 4x100-meter and 4x200-meter relay teams. The 4x100-meter relay team established a new state record of 49.97 seconds.
These young student athletes have demonstrated great talent and perseverance over the course of the season, and team members can take pride in their outstanding performance.
Under the superior leadership and expertise of head coach and athletic director Jason Hodde, the Lady Panthers have developed exceptional teamwork and discipline.
Burton High School and the people of Burton are proud of the Lady Panthers for their hard work, their impressive skills, and their fine sportsmanship.
The Senate of the State of Texas hereby commends the Burton High School Lady Panthers track team on its successful season and extends congratulations to team members on winning their second consecutive Conference 1A state championship. Burton High School Panthers boy’s track and cross country athletes were also honored.   

Burton ISD Faculty & Staff Field Trip

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Burton Bulletin

Monday, July 11, 2016

Check out the July 2016 Burton Bulletin for all of the latest news from Burton, Texas!

7th & 8th Grade Washington DC Trip

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Group photos of each day from our recent 7th and 8th grade student educational tour on June 18-22 to Washington, D.C. and New York. Some had their first airplane ride and then a whole lot of firsts for all of us from there on out! We saw almost every memorial and monument, visited a couple of Smithsonian Museums, experienced Arlington Cemetery and the Changing of the Guard and Wreath Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Spectacular! We rode a bus to New York City where we took the Ferry to Ellis Island and saw the Statue of Liberty. We ate at Guy’s American Kitchen, saw a show on Broadway, and some even got on tv during the taping of the Today Show. Our trip ended at Ground Zero with a tour of the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. We were in awe! Oh and I almost forgot that we caught a glimpse of Donald Trump waving to our group as he finished up a speech and was entering Trump Towers on 5th Avenue. It was an awesome trip!!!

Burton Bulletin - June 2016

Monday, June 6, 2016