The Burnet CISD staff took time today to reflect, regroup, and plan for the next six-weeks grading period. Even as the Burnet CISD staff has been working very hard, it is important to also take time to “play”. Play at work has been found to improve motivational and cognitive processes and fosters creativity. In support of this concept, every campus took a few minutes today to participate in a paper airplane flying contest. Click for more.
Shady Grove students have started this school year off with some engaging activities, including the Varsity football players "virtually" reading books to them on Fridays!
Things felt a little more normal at the September Board meeting as Students of the Month were recognized in person for the first time in more than six months.
To further support teacher learning, planning, and work during the 2020-2021 school year given the challenges of COVID, the Board of Trustees approved revising the school calendar by changing two student instructional days to two student holiday/staff development days. The two days are Friday, November 13 and Monday, January 18. Students will not attend school on these days unless they are required to be used as make up days.
Fifth Grade students at Bertram Elementary celebrated Constitution Day on September 17th by writing a selection from the Preamble of the Constitution with ink and feather quills.
Burnet High School has a great Dual Credit partnership with Angelo State University. Recently, students participated in a "Virtual" Dual Credit visit with their partners at ASU.
This week is packed with lots of fun activities in celebration of Homecoming Week at BHS. Please see below for more information on each event.
The Burnet CISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously to extend Superintendent Keith McBurnett’s contract one year through June 30, 2024.
USDA issued a nationwide waiver allowing Burnet CISD to serve free lunches through December 31, 2020 (based on availability of funding).
Connecting Students with the resources to Collaborate, Create, Think Critically and Connect with the world is the Mission/Vision statement of the Inaugural Class of BHS Chrome Dawgs.