Good evening, this is Dr. Miller, principal at John Muir Middle School with this week’s update.
This Thursday, the John Muir Fundraising Committee is having a fundraiser all day at Jersey Mike’s on Hollywood Way. Please see the attached flyer for more information.
Let’s Do Lunch for 6th grade students will take place this Friday at noon.
The Burbank Coordinating Council is now taking applications for summer camperships for those families that would like to send their child to summer camp, but need financial assistance. Please see the attached flyer for more information.
The Burbank Unified School District officially denounces racism as the product of white default/ supremacy culture and recognizes the impact of systemic and generational racism as traumatic to our country, community, and school district. In light of continuing racial violence, including the killings of Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, Andres Guardado, Dijon Kizzee, and many others, we also recognize that Black people in this country have had a unique and traumatic history in terms of racial relations, equality, and equity. We stand with the truthful and humane statement that all lives cannot matter until Black lives and the lives of indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) matter. We are taking steps to actively work towards being fully anti-racist, not only in word, but also in policy, practice, and accountability. Change is rarely easy, but with the support and cooperation of the entire Burbank school community we know that we will reflect a district that is truly unified.