Tears & Cheers -- August 29 @ 9:00 am Welcome and cheer students as they get off the bus on the first day of school! After; join the PTA Board in the cafeteria to catch up with old friends and meet new, fill out/turn in PTA forms and sign up for volunteer opportunities.
Ice Cream Social -- September 12 Kick off the school year with an after school ice cream with friends. The ice cream truck will be on the playground for students to enjoy a cool treat while playing with new and old school friends!
Spooktacular -- October 25 Get in the spooky spirit with this can’t miss fundraising event. Students come in their Halloween costumes and enjoy bouncy houses and obstacles, games, photo booth, Cake Walk and bake sale. A costume contest wraps up the night.
Book Fair -- October & March Parents, teachers and children have an opportunity to shop at the Scholastic Book Fair store in school. Each class is scheduled with a half hour time slot during one of the three days, and there is a family night event one evening from 6-8. A portion of book sales goes directly to the PTA.
Ice Skating Social -- Martin Luther King Jr. Day Spend MLK day with your school friends in a fun ice skating outing.
Winter Games -- January Join your Burr friends in a little friendly family competition. Students and parents are divided into teams as they battle each other in fun games.
Mother/Son Dance -- March Boys! Grab your special someone and show them a night out. Dance includes DJ, photo booth and treats.
Adult Social/Auction -- March Why should the kids have all the fun? Join fellow parents for a night out at Penfield Pavillion. Support the Burr PTA with the annual silent auction.
Father/Daughter Dance -- April Girls...Now it is your turn! Grab your special someone and show them a night out. Dance includes DJ, photo booth and treats.
Teacher Appreciation Week -- May Celebrate our teachers with a week of appreciation and pampering for our teachers. Notes of thanks, staff meals and snacks are just a few ways students and parents show our appreciation.
Variety Show Sing, Dance, Magic, Juggle? Students are invited to show off their special talents and hobbies.
Field Day An elementary tradition that celebrates the end of the school year with fun outdoor Olympics-type games.
Family Picnic -- June Cap off the school year with a picnic at the Burr playground. Super Duper Weenie serves up all you can eat hot dogs, burgers and fries and the ice cream truck handles dessert!
Burr Family Days -- Throughout Cheer on the Jets, Yankees, Sound Tigers and the Stags with fellow Burr students. Special discounted rates are offered with group seating. Book Swap Bring in your gently-used books and swap them with other classmates and even teachers!
Fifth Grade Activities To mark the end of a chapter for our 5th graders, a variety of events and activities our planned throughout the year from their own, off-campus field day to a art and service project. Click here for more information.