May 11, 2013
Look no further than John Burroughs High School to find the national grand champions of all high school choirs in the United States. After months - and for some students, years - of work, two choir teams at John Burroughs High School secured the greatest prizes in the high school show choir world when they performed before 4,800 people and several judges at the Arie Crown Theater in Chicago on April 27. When the Powerhouse team of 52 students took...
April 17, 2014
Burbank police investigated a threat made by a John Burroughs High School student Wednesday afternoon after the student - who has not been identified - alluded to a teacher that the next day could hold potential danger. “The student said something inappropriate in class about it being a bad day - tomorrow being a bad day,” said Supt. Jan Britz, adding the student was taken into custody. School administrators reported the threat to police before the end of the school day, and officers found the student had neither the intention nor means to carry out the threat.
July 1, 2006
JOHN BURROUGHS HIGH SCHOOL John Burroughs High School Class of 1986 will have its 20-year reunion on July 22 at the Hilton Glendale. For more information, call Kathy at (818) 953-5181. John Burroughs High School Class of 1966 is planning its 40-year reunion on Sept. 16 at the Burbank Elks Lodge 2232 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank. Dress will be casual. For more information, call Georgette Bishop at (818) 558-4777, ext. 61930. John Burroughs High School Class of 1956 is planning its 50-year reunion on Oct. 21 at the Pickwick Garden Room, 1001 Riverside Drive, Burbank.
July 6, 2002
BURBANK HIGH SCHOOL Burbank High School Class of 1972 will have its 30-year reunion Aug. 3 at the Hilton Glendale Hotel. For more information, contact Gail Hahn, committee chairwoman, at 10857 Oak Creek Drive, Lake- side, CA 92040, (619) 390-0659 home, (619) 390-9909 fax or e-mail burbankreunion@ cox.net. Burbank High School Class of 1957 will have its 45-year reunion on Aug. 3 at the Burbank Airport Hilton. For more information, call 843-5987 or 848-6140.
December 8, 1999
Irma Lemus BURBANK HIGH SCHOOL WHAT: Burbank High School Vocal Music Association's holiday concert featuring traditional holiday choral songs and a musical skit titled "Santa, This is Your Life." WHERE: Burbank High School auditorium, 902 N. Third St. WHEN: Today and Thursday at 7 p.m. COST: Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. INFO: Call 558-4700 ext. 206 JOHN BURROUGHS HIGH SCHOOL WHAT: The John Burroughs High School Vocal Music Association's annual holiday spectacular featuring "Scrooge!"
June 29, 2002
Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Albert Munoz, son of Maria V. and Salvadore Munoz of Burbank, has recently completed the legal services specialist course at Camp Lejeune, N.C. He is a 2000 graduate of John Burroughs High School. Marine Corps Pvt. Mario A. Aride, son of Dina and Jose L. Aride of Burbank, recently completed basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego. He is a 2001 graduated of John Burroughs High School. Navy Fireman Recruit Christy M. Eder Stuprich, a 2000 graduate of John Burroughs High School recently graduated from the Gas Turbine Systems Technician Electrical Course at the Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Ill. Army Pvt. Raul Miranda, son of Teodomiro Escobar of Burbank, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. He is a 1993 graduate of North Hollywood High School.
May 11, 2005
Inter-district applications available The Burbank Unified School District is accepting applications for inter-district permits through July 28. Those employed with a full-time, permanent position in Burbank or who own a business in Burbank but do not live within district boundaries can apply to have their child attend Burbank schools. Parents need to provide documentation of their work status and their child's birth and academic records. For details, call the Burbank Department of Pupil Services, (818)
December 16, 2009
Carolers to grace Bob Hope Airport The John Burroughs High School choral group, under the direction of Music Director Brendan Jennings, is scheduled to perform from 11 a.m. to noon Monday at the Bob Hope Airport. The performance will take place in the airport?s terminal. A dozen carolers wearing Dickensian-era costumes will sing holiday carols to entertain passengers waiting for their flight. Bob Hope Airport officials will make a $500 donation to the John Burroughs High School Vocal Music Assn.
April 13, 2002
Maya Kukes BURBANK -- Five local school students were honored Friday for their public service work at the Richard Nixon Library in Yorba Linda, as part of the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards celebration. The award program is based solely on volunteerism and students are selected based on their history of community involvement. David Hoffman of Burbank High School of was selected for his work for his church's outreach program; John Speirs of Burbank High, for volunteering at the Burbank Animal Shelter; Jennifer Avila of John Burroughs High School, for her work as a docent at the Burbank Historical Society; Dilhara Fernando of John Burroughs High School, for her work at the Hope for the Homeless Youth at the Dream Center in L.A.; and Matt Fritz of David Starr Jordan Middle School, for his work at the Autry Museum of Western Heritage.