The Burruss Weekly

A Note from Dr. Johnson

October 12, 2021

Hello, Burruss families!

Next week is Conference Week! Please make every effort to meet with your child's teacher. We believe that our village is strongest when we are all working together for student success.

Pastries with the Principal October 14 at 9:30am

Our annual Title 1 meeting will review priorities for meeting our students' needs

Reflections Contest Entries due to Ms. Wallace October 14

MHS Homecoming Parade and Football Game October 15

The parade is on the square, starting at 5pm, ending at Northcutt Stadium. Fun games, food, and football following the parade!

Conference Week: October 18-22

We will dismiss each day of Conference Week at 1:15pm. Our goal is to meet with 100% of our families, either in person or via Zoom. More information will be coming from your child's teacher(s). Please arrange childcare. ASP will be available, but families must register in advance. There are fun enrichment camps each day for a small fee--check it out!

Book Fair October 18-22

Volunteers are needed--sign up here!

Want to get family members to shop online? Send the link out to support our media center and get books for your child! Shop online here:

Online Book Fair—please share with your friends and family

Starts on: 2021-09-19 | eFair Code: K538D

Read-a-Thon October 18-29: flyers coming home in folders this week

Walk to School Day/Character Dress-up Day October 29

We will meet at Laurel Park at 7:45. Marietta Police Department will temporarily close Manning Road for us to have our Walk to School Character Parade. Hope to see everyone there!

Thank you for your support of our school. We are better because you are here!

Kind regards,

Dr. Jillian Johnson


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For $10, your child can be exempt from the uniform policy on the First Friday of every month for the rest of the school year!

Burruss wins when you shop!

Did you know that you can donate to Burruss simply by shopping at your usual places?

Kroger: Link your Kroger Plus card to Burruss--every time you shop with your card, Burruss will receive a portion of the purchase amount!

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