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Burlington High School programs and classes reconvene in person

Jory Hearst's Journalism 1 class works on their articles in small groups outside BHS
Photo: Jory Hearst
Rebecca Cunningham, Staff writer November 5, 2020

While most students’ bedrooms now double as their classrooms, Burlington Technical Center (BTC), a class of English Learning (EL) students, and Intensive Special Needs (ISN), have found alternative...

Superintendent presents three potential plans to revive in-person learning at school board meeting

Superintendent presents three potential plans to revive in-person learning at school board meeting
Julia Keeton October 22, 2020

On Tuesday, October 20th, the Burlington School District’s School Board held a meeting to discuss how to proceed after the discovery of Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) at Burlington High School (BHS)....

LGBTQ+ advocates unite to train school board on fighting transphobia

Photo: Jenna Peterson / Allies and members of the LGBTQ+ community march at Burlington's pride event in 2018.
Jenna Peterson February 11, 2020

The Burlington High School (BHS) cafeteria hummed with excitement on Tuesday night while advocates, allies, and transgender youth eagerly waited to begin training the Burlington School Board on transgender...

2020-2021 school budget numbers approved by board

The school board approved the budget at City Hall Tuesday night.
Anessa Conner January 22, 2020

Last night the Burlington School Board unanimously approved a $91,525,288 budget for the 2020-2021 school year. The 2019-2020 school year had an approved budget of $88,706,132. This new proposed budget...

What does it mean to be Joe McNeil?

McNeil advises the school board in regards to the risks of raising the Black Lives Matter flag.
Emma Chaffee June 4, 2018

From discussing the legality of raising the Black Lives Matter Flag to coaching students on the courts of Burlington High School (BHS), local lawyer Joseph E. McNeil has played more than one role in the...

School board candidates answer student questions

School board candidates answer student questions
Jenna Peterson March 5, 2018

Co-written by Jenna Peterson and Summer Grace Town Meeting Day is tomorrow and school board candidates are reaching out to the Burlington High School (BHS) Community. BHS students named some issues that...

Black Lives Matter at BHS

Members of the BHS Social Justice Union celebrate as the unanimous verdict to raise the flag is announced.
Emma Chaffee February 16, 2018

Burlington High School (BHS) will become the second high school in the nation to raise a Black Lives Matter (BLM) flag on Monday, February 19th. This past Tuesday, the Burlington school board voted unanimously...

BREAKING: Burlington teachers vote to strike in five days if contract settlement not reached

Emma Chaffee September 7, 2017

Burlington teachers have voted to authorize a strike beginning on Wednesday, Sept. 13 if a contract settlement with the school board cannot be reached before that date. Fran Brock, president of the Burlington...

Your Guide to Burlington School Board Candidates

Helen Hossley (left), is challenging incumbent Mark Barlow (right), for the North District seat on the Burlington School Board. | Courtesy Photos
March 4, 2017

North District Five Burlington school board candidates will be on the ballot on March 7. However, only the North District is a contested race. Incumbent Mark Barlow will be facing off against challenger...

District Announces Preliminary Budget

Board members discuss the FY18 budget during a finance committee meeting on Tuesday night.
July 21, 2016

Over two dozen residents packed into the Ira Allen Board Room at the Burlington School District central offices on Tuesday night for the school board finance committee meeting. The agenda: presenting...

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