Burchell High School is hosting our first Title 1-21st CCLC collaborative family event on Thursday, October 6th from 5:30-7 PM. We will celebrate our student's latest accomplishments and provide a delicious catered dinner. We hope to see you there!
Mr. Andrew from Americorp & Ms. Lisa's leadership students organized a delicious potluck lunch for our local first responders in rememberance of those that served our country during 9/11. We would like to thank all that joined us and those that couldn't for their service to our community!
Burchell is currently accepting applications for new students for the 2016-2017 school year. Come visit our office and apply today. Registration is open for returning students as well! We will be in the office till July 16th and returning the first week of August.
"The Alaska Principals Foundation is proud to announce that Caleb Beauvais has received the 2016 Commissioner’s Scholarship. Mr. Beauvais is a 2016 graduate of Burchell High School in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District. The Commissioner’s Scholarship recognizes academic excellence in graduating high school seniors and will provide Mr. Beauvais with $10,000 toward his education at the Matanuska-Susitna College in Palmer. Then-Interim Commissioner Dr. Susan McCauley of the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development selected Mr. Beauvais out of 25 graduating Alaskan high school seniors who were all 2016 BP Alaska Principal Scholarship recipients. Dr. McCauley said, 'I am proud to select Caleb Beauvais as the 2016 BP Principal’s Scholarship recipient. Caleb’s tenacity and self-reflection will serve him well as he undertakes college studies. I am confident that Caleb will make Burchell High School and the state of Alaska proud!'"
The 5th grade class from Cottonwood Creek Elementary put together 100 paper flowers to show their support for our students. This was a difficult week for our school after the loss of one of our own. It was just what the students needed to lighten their hearts!
Breanna Brevak, Michaella Schneller, & Zoe Sarabia spent the last week working hard to make and deliver coffee to students and staff at BHS each morning. They saved all of their tips and donated them to BHS daycare worker Darlene Sperry to help buy healthy breakfasts and lunches for children of BHS teen mothers. The three girls saved over $40 in tips to donate & have plans to continue donating where there is a need. Click to read more!
The Den Keepers is Burchell's first professionally produced compilation of all original music written and sung by Burchell students. Talent abounds at BHS!
Su Valley Jr/Sr High School is one of MSBSD schools participating in activities during September to raise awareness for suicide prevention. Dave Booth is SVHS Principal. A community event, the Su Valley High School Color Run was in partnership with Sunshine Community Health Center and other Alaska agencies. Photo/story credits: KTNA's Katie Writer. Read more...
2016 Burchell High graduate, Caleb Beauvais, was awarded the $10,000 BP Alaska DEED Commissioner's Scholarship in conjunction with the Alaska Principal Foundation. Attending Mat-Su College, Caleb was selected for his "tenacity and self-reflection." Jason Marvel is BHS Principal. Read more...
From the Mat-Su Borough Public Affairs: In time for the new school year, a temporary traffic signal was installed on Seldon Road at the entrance for three schools, Teeland Middle School, Mat-Su Career & Technical High School, and the newly-built Fronteras Spanish Immersion Charter School. View more...