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Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2019
April 29: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April 30/May 1: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. May 2-3: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Come and get your summer reading! Burgundy's book fair will begin Monday, April 29. Classes will visit the library during the day on Monday (April 29) or Tuesday (April 30) to browse and create wishlists. Families are welcome to return with their children to shop or students may bring money to purchase books during the day. A detailed letter and preview flyer will be coming home this week... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Is Bounty really the quicker picker upper?⁣ Does the size of a keel affect boat stability? ⁣Do some types of chocolate melt more quickly?⁣ Does water temperature affect how quickly your bath bomb will dissolve?⁣ How do I create a bubble formula to make bubbles last longer? ⁣Slime to stretch farther? ⁣4/5 students put their wonderings to work and conducted tests to find answers to their questions. The result was a fun and fascinating Science Fair held on campus yesterday! Thank you to the... Read More
Posted by Bethany McCoy on Saturday, March 30, 2019
This winter featured four slam-dunk seasons, player development, an exciting OT win, post-season runs, technical and tactical skill building, and a great fan base from our Burgundy community. Special thanks to our basketball families for their continued support! A huge shout-out to the maintenance team for their help preparing the gym for game-time! The program would not be possible without the leadership, time, and effort from our coaches — thanks to Prince, EJ, Matt, Andy & Jon for... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Experience the magic of Burgundy through the eyes of our students! We are delighted to invite all grandparents and special friends to visit Burgundy on Friday, May 3, 2019.  Schedule of Events 8:15 a.m. "Welcome to Burgundy!" Breakfast 9:15 a.m. 8th Grade Musical Performance and Remarks 10:00 a.m. Coffee Break 10:30 a.m. Classroom Visits 11:45 a.m. Lower School Performances 12:30 p.m. Programming Ends, Grandparents & Special Friends Depart Frequently Asked Questions Can I take my... Read More
Posted on Thursday, March 14, 2019
We are delighted to invite all grandparents and special friends to visit Burgundy on Friday, May 3, 2019. The event will take place from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. More details to follow! Please call 703.842.0466 with any questions.
Posted on Thursday, March 7, 2019
We can't believe summer is right around the corner! Saturday is our second and likely last Open House of the season for Burgundy Farm Summer Day Camp. Want to find out what we're about here at Burgundy when school is out? Come and meet some of our summer staff, ask the Camp Director questions, and get a tour of our amazing, 26 acre, outdoor campus! The fun starts at 9AM! Open House Schedule of Events: 9-9:15 a.m.: Camp Overview with Director 9:15-9:45 a.m.: First round of tours/Q&A... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, March 6, 2019
We are so excited to announce that James Perriam has advanced to the state level of National Geographic's Geography Bee! The "GeoBee" is an annual competition designed to inspire and reward students' curiosity about the world. Students in grades four through eight from nearly 10,000 schools across the United States compete for a chance to win college scholarships and the glory of being the National Geographic GeoBee Champion. James won the Burgundy Geography Bee and then took a qualifying... Read More
Posted on Thursday, February 28, 2019
Monday, March 11, 2019 6:00 Light Dinner & Childcare Begin in The Logan Loft 6:30-8:30 Panel Discussion Followed by Q&A What is consent? Consent is a clear and enthusiastic “Yes!” It is an active, voluntary, and verbal agreement, and it can be withdrawn at any time. To build towards a collective culture of consent, we must not only look for ways to prevent violent sexual acts through awareness campaigns and bystander intervention training, but we must also consider our structural... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, February 26, 2019
You can't attend the Burgundy Auction this coming Saturday because of a prior commitment or because you live far away. That's definitely a bummer, but not all hope is lost! In the past, you would have had to send a proxy to the event if you wanted to bid on Auction items. This year, wherever you are, you can participate in the event and help raise funds for Burgundy's financial aid program. We've included instructions on what to do and how to do it below. Hopefully next year, you'll be able to... Read More
Posted on Thursday, February 21, 2019
It's not too late... It's not too late to register for the Auction. The deadline for registering for the Auction is this coming Monday, February 25 at noon. If you have not registered or purchased your admission tickets yet, there are instructions here on how to do just that. The members of the Advancement Office are also more than happy to help you if you have any trouble. You can reach out to Christen ( with technical difficulties and Allison (allisonn@burgundyfarm... Read More