- Joaquin Miller ES
Principal's Weekly Message
Good evening Miller Parents. This is Judy Hession, the principal calling to give you the announcements and reminders for the week of October 26th.
You should have received an email from the school asking you to complete and return the Parent Commitment Form for Potential Learning Programs. This information will be used to help us plan for the reopening of the school when it is safe to do so. The form is due by Friday, October 30th.
The school will be hosting an informational meeting to review the major points from the Q&A Session on the Potential Reopening of School by Dr. Hill and the Burbank Council PTA and to answer any additional questions that parents may have. The meeting will be on Tuesday, October 27th at 6:30 pm. Please RSVP by Sunday, October 25th. You will receive an email link to attend the meeting.
Our Restaurant Night at Big Mammas & Pappas Pizzeria in Burbank will be ending on this Sunday, October 25th. Our school will get a percentage of the orders that are placed. Thank you to all of the families who have already placed their orders to support the school.
There will be a School Site Council meeting on Wednesday, October 28th at 6:30 pm. We will be discussing our school single plan. If you are interested in attending this meeting, please RSVP to
Anna Tagmazyan at AnnaTagmazyan@burbankusd.org by Monday, October 26th. You will receive an email link to attend the meeting.
For our October School Spirit Day, staff and students will be able to dress up in their costume during their live instruction and during the asynchronous time on Thursday, October 29th.
The Burbank Police Department is hosting a Reverse Trick-or-Treat pumpkin coloring contest. Please see the attached flyer for more information.
Thank you to all the families who have joined PTA so far!
Please consider sharing the membership link with friends and family to help us reach our goal of 300 memberships: https://jointotem.com/ca/burbank/miller-pta. The cost is only $8.
Did you know that PTA Membership comes with awesome perks? Check them out at the following link: https://capta.org/join/member-perks/.
We have extended the membership contest through November 6th. The class in each grade level with the most PTA memberships will win a fun class virtual dance party.
The classes with the most memberships so far are:
TK/Kindergarten= Ms. Winstein
Grade 1 = Mrs. Amirian
Grade 2 = Mrs. Griffith
Grade 3 = Mrs. Tracey
Grade 4 = Mr. Ragle
Grade 5 = Ms. Macho
Box tops is allowing families to submit their box tops as individuals. The deadline for fall submission is November 2nd. (Postmark by November 2 is acceptable) The link attached will take you to a sign up page and after you sign up, you will find instructions on their page
Families can also choose to keep their box tops until the school is able to accept them in person.
Lastly, attached are after school enrichment flyers that parents may want to consider having their child participate in after the school day.
Thank you and have a wonderful evening.