SEP Conferences will be held Monday, January 26th - Friday, January 30th. There will be EARLY OUT at 1:25 EVERY DAY!! Kindergarten will be on Friday Schedule all week. If you have not previously made an appointment you need to contact the teacher directly. Please be prompt for your appointments.
All 4th, 5th, and 6th grade classes will be having individual class Spelling Bees. The top three from each class will have the opportunity to participate in the Burton Elementary Spelling Bee which will be held on Friday, February 6th, after school.The top 3 winners will go on to compete in the Davis County Spelling Bee for a chance to win scholarship money! In the past Burton's students have won a $1,000 scholarship. Go to the link below and print the 550 word list for 2014-2015. There is also an 80 page study guide with word origin, definitions, correct pronunciation, etc. The links can be accessed by going to the Davis County Clipper website and clicking on the Spelling Bee link on the right side of their home page or by clicking on the following links: Spelling Bee list of words for 2014-2015 click here. Spelling Bee Study Guide for 2014-2015 words click here.
Our School/District has selected the Student Insurance Plan from K&K Insurance Group to make reliable insurance coverage available to parents. If you don't have insurance this plan may be a resource to consider. Additionally, even if you have insurance, this plan can be used to cover expensive "gaps" caused by deductibles and co pays. Coverage may be purchased at any time during the school year. Click here for the link to purchase the insurance.
Microsoft is now offering a free Microsoft Office subscription to our students as part of their District Office 365 account. This subscription allows students to install a full version of the Microsoft Office 2013 software at home on up to 5 devices. Software versions include Office 2013 for PC, Office 2011 for Mac, and Office Mobile for iPhone or Android.
Information and instructions for installing Office 2013 are available here.
For more information, you can check the Microsoft In Education blog, which has answers to FAQs about the Microsoft Student Advantage/Office 365 ProPlus program.