Posted on Friday, June 14, 2019
Thank you so much to everyone who volunteered at the Burgundy table at Sunday's DC Pride Festival! It was such a fun and inspiring event, and we were excited to support it! ⠀⠀
And congratulations to our very own Matt Brady for his spectacular performance with the Gay Men's Chorus of Washington, D.C.⠀⠀
We are looking forward to being there again next year!
Posted on Monday, June 10, 2019
The last week or so of the school year felt especially festive. Here are a few photo highlights from the events that happened on campus!
The Buckeyes and Viceroys performed a dramatic interpretation of life on the Oregon Trail for the first time in front of parents, friends, family, teachers, and staff! Many of the scenes were written by the students themselves!
The Coopers hosted their Senior Friends from a local senior center for the 34th annual barbecue complete with card games and a... Read More
Posted by Coach Bethany McCoy on Thursday, May 23, 2019
The Blazers sprung into action with three solid sports programs; a girls lacrosse team making HERstory, stellar stick skills by our boys team and tennis rallies galore! Special thanks to our maintenance team for helping to prepare the field for games and training sessions, and to Geraldine for assisting us with athletic transportation and emergency preparedness. Shout-out to our Burgundy community and coaches for providing our student-athletes with awesome opportunities to learn much more than... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, May 21, 2019
This past Wednesday, our friend Noah was "Head for a Day." He visited her staff, took a ride with Jerry across campus, had a meeting with his mom (the President of the Board), and greeted students at carpool!⠀⠀
⠀Here's our lunchtime interview with Noah as Burgundy Head:⠀⠀
Interviewer: What has been your favorite part of the day thus far?⠀⠀
Noah: I've enjoyed giving the rules out. Carpool was fun. Jared was a lot of fun, too. I got to see all of the cool hockey pucks in his office... Read More
Posted on Friday, April 26, 2019
This past Monday, our friend Kimi was "Head for a Day." She visited her staff, took a ride with Holden across campus, and instituted a rule that the following day would be Pajama Day for kids and adults alike!
Here's our interview with Kimi at the end of her successful day as Burgundy Head:⠀
Interviewer: What did you learn today? ⠀
Kimi: I learned a lot of stuff, especially a lot of the reasons that diversity is important and how it was important to the people who created the school... Read More
Posted on Monday, April 22, 2019
Stella Davis ‘17, who currently attends The Madeira School, has been chosen to attend the Virginia Governor’s World Language Academies.
She will spend three weeks this summer at Washington & Lee University in a full immersion Spanish Academy. The program is for rising 11th and 12th grade students and the student must be nominated by their school.
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